Learn About the Park

Click on the links below to learn about the rich history and opportunities available at Adams National Historical Park!

 
Abigail Adams at the John Quincy Adams Birthplace
Ranger Betty as Abigail Adams talks to local school children about life in the 1700's

Education

There are several ways for your students to "step into history." Click the image to learn about the different curriculum based education programs we offer at Adams National Historical Park!

 
John Quincy Adams, Oil by John Singleton Copley, 1796
John Quincy Adams, Oil by by John Singleton Copley, 1796
People

Did you know that four generations of the Adams family lived in the Old House at Peace field? This includes two first ladies, three ambassadors to Great Britain, and a Pulitzer Prize winner! Click on the image to learn about some of the fascinating people who called Quincy, Massachusetts home.


 
Old House around 1852
Old House at Peace field around 1852

Photo Gallery

Three homes and acres of gardens provide for beautiful photographs. Click the image to see photos of the homes through the ages, or some of the events that have been held at Adams National Historical Park.

 
Too Late to Apologize: A Declaration
Too Late to Apologize: A Declaration

SOOMO Publishing

Too Late to Apologize: A Declaration

Some times you need a rockin' good interpretation of the Continental Congress. Check out SOOMO Publishing's video about July 4, 1776.


Last updated: October 20, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

135 Adams Street
Quincy, MA 02169

Phone:

(617) 770-1175
Park Headquarters: (617) 773-1177

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