• Dining Room

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Brochures

We have uploaded a selection of park brochures to this page, including the site brochure and transcriptions of Mrs. Kennedy's recorded tour of her son's birthplace in English, Spanish, German, French and Japanese. Please see below for links to pdf files of these brochures.
 
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The site brochure contains information on visiting the site, a self guided neighborhood walking tour and information about the Kennedy family and John F. Kennedy's accomplishments. Click here to download this brochure.

 
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This brochure is a transcript of Mrs. Kennedy's tour of 83 Beals Street. Recorded between 1967 and 1968, Mrs. Kennedy describes the rooms of her son's birthplace as well as telling stories about the family and what it was like to live in 1917. This brochure is available in several languages. Please click your language in the list below to access a pdf file of the brochure.

English

Spanish

German

French

Japanese

Did You Know?

John F. Kennedy's childhood adventure books.

As a child, Jack was sick a lot. He escaped his sick-bed by reading adventure books. Through reading, he developed a vivid imagination that he drew on as president to create the Peace Corps, launch the space race, & mold a sweeping Civil Rights Bill. As president, how would you use YOUR imagination?