• Dining Room

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Boston Cream Pie

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In celebration of John Fitzgerald Kennedy's 95th Birthday, rangers served visitors Boston Cream Pie cupcakes May 26 and 27. Learn more about Boston Cream Pie and its significance to the Kennedy family by clicking here. To learn how to make your own Boston Cream Pie using a recipe credited to Mrs. Kennedy, the president's mother, click here.

Did You Know?

Photo from the dedication ceremony

In 1914, Joe and Rose Kennedy married and moved to 83 Beals Street where they spent six years and had four of nine children. In 1969, Rose Kennedy donated the house to the National Park Service as “a gift…to the American people.” Since then, more than 500,000 visitors have toured this modest home.