Boston Cream Pie
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?
Like many middle-class families in Brookline, the Kennedy’s relied upon the many contributions of live-in domestic help. Mary O’Donaghue and Alice Michelan, two first-generation Americans, cooked, cleaned and cared for the children, enabling the family to live their version of the American dream.