Object of the Month
The gold rim features a repeating design of tiny shamrocks, recalling the Kennedys' Irish roots. The Kennedy family was proud of their heritage, and John F. Kennedy was the first sitting U.S. President to visit Ireland when he made a trip there in 1963. President Kennedy reportedly said of that trip that it was "the best four days of my life."
Did You Know?
Boston's trolleys, trains, & ferries are part of one of the oldest transit systems in the country, and are collectively known as the “T”. Trolley lines run along the same routes that the Kennedy family rode into downtown Boston. You can follow their journey during your visit to Boston.