• Dining Room

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Stories

At the John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site, rangers are always researching the Kennedy Family. Often, these topics go beyond events discussed during a tour of the home or cover specific topics in more depth. Here are a collection of stories and ideas we are thinking about right now.

Boston Cream Pie

Kennedy Campaign Teas

Did You Know?

Rose Kennedy playing the piano.

Rose Kennedy was a trained musician & encouraged her children to play the piano, but they preferred the radio to their piano lessons. The Kennedy White House show-cased the performing arts--including appearances by poet Robert Frost, soprano Grace Bumby, and cellists Pablo Casales & Yo Yo Ma.