• Dining Room

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Guided Tours

Inside the Kennedy’s living room, Persian rugs cover hardwood floors. There are many chairs and couches in the room and a baby grand piano is in the far corner. Collections of fine art and family photographs decorate the walls.

The site is CLOSED for the winter season and will reopen May 22, 2014. During the winter, guided tours are offered by appointment only Monday through Friday. Please make your reservation request at least two weeks in advance by clicking here or calling the site at 617-566-7937.

Virtual Tours
When the site is closed, a virtual tour is accessible online here or by dialing 617-992-9172; normal usage rates apply. The virtual tour offers visitors the chance to hear about the home from the perspective of the President's mother, Rose Kennedy and also from a Park Ranger.


Did You Know?

Coffee with the Kennedys

For Jack Kennedy, politics ran in the family! Grandson of state Senator P.J. Kennedy & Boston Mayor John Fitzgerald, son of U.S. Ambassador Joe Kennedy, & brother of Senators Robert and Ted Kennedy and Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith, Jack had plenty of company in the family’s lively dinner debates.