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    John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Plan Your Visit

***We will be open limited hours February 16-20, 2015. House tours will be offered 10:00AM-2:00PM each day; a neighborhood walk will be offered at 2pm each day. In the event of inclement weather, please call the site at 617-566-7937. Questions? Email us or call 617-566-7937***

The John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site preserves the birthplace of America's 35th president. The site is located at 83 Beals Street in Brookline, Massachusetts and tours of the house are offered seasonally. Please check these pages for details on operating hours, fees, directions to the park, and types of tours available.

A Park Ranger opens the front door of 83 Beals Street, where John F. Kennedy was born.

When is the site open?
The site is now CLOSED for the winter season and will reopen in May, 2015. Guided tours are offered by appointment only, Monday through Friday. Please make your reservation request at least two weeks in advance by calling the site at 617-566-7937 or email us. Visitors are also invited to explore the home via an online tour. Click here to access our online tour.

Getting Here
John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site is located at 83 Beals Street, Brookline, Massachusetts. The site is easily accessible by car or public transport. Limited on street parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking is free and limited to two hours. Please click here for detailed directions via public transport or car.

Visitors follow a park ranger down a neighborhood street lined with brick buildings and shrubs in Brookline.  They are walking the same streets where John F. Kennedy walked as a boy.
Visitors follow a ranger on a neighborhood tour.

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