Guided Tours

Tourists near Old House
Visitors touring the Old House at Peace field
Take a guided tour of the historic homes!

Tours of the historic home are available from May 3rd through October 29th 2023. Operating hours are Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Purchase tickets in advance from

Allow at least 3 hours for a full park tour. The cost of the tour is $15.00 for adults, under 16 are free. All National Park Passes are honored. Please be aware that the only restrooms for the park are located at the Visitor Center.

The houses are old and were built as family homes, not tourist attractions, and some rooms have limited space. For the protection of the historic homes and artifacts, and quality of the visitor experience, a maximum of 8 visitors per tour is allowed. For these reasons, and for the safety and security of the staff and our visitors, large bags and backpacks are not permitted in the historic homes. Be advised that the park does not have storage lockers for these items and we recommend they be left in your vehicle or at your hotel.

Sample Tour Itinerary

  • Purchase tickets in advance on
  • Tour John Adams and John Quincy Adams Birthplaces (45 minutes)
  • Travel from the Birthplace homes to Peace field (on your own)
  • Tour the Old House at Peace field and stroll the grounds (45 hour)
  • Browse the bookstore and obtain tickets for house tours at the Adams National Historical Park Visitor Center (15 minutes)
  • View Enduring Legacy at the Adams National Historical Park Visitor Center (26 minutes)
Please Note: If tickets have not been sold out on, there may be some day of tickets available at the Visitor Center.

Last updated: February 15, 2023

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135 Adams Street
Quincy, MA 02169


Marianne Peak, Superintendent

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