• 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?

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.