• 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?

Mary Kennedy - John F. Kennedy's Grandmother

While many American women-including Jack Kennedy’s grandmother, Mary Kennedy-supported woman’s suffrage, the US Constitution didn’t extend the vote to women until 1920. Years later, in 1963, Jack signed a Civil Rights Bill to guarantee every American’s right to participate fully in civic life.