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.
Did You Know?
In 1914, the Kennedy home was the last house on tree-lined Beals Street. While houses later occupied the fields around the Kennedy’s property, many of the trees that lined Beals Street during Jack Kennedy’s childhood -including the tree in front of the house- have soared to a height of 75 feet.