Operating Hours & Seasons

October 28 through November 10, 2018

To ensure the best visitor experience and utilize staffing to the fullest, Adams National Historical Park will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from October 28 through November 10. This includes the Historic Homes and the Visitor Center. The grounds will remain open.
John Adams Birthplace
The John Adams Birthplace
Visiting the Historic Homes, April 19 - November 10:
The historic homes are open for tours from April 19 through November 10. The park is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with the exception of October 28 through November 10, when the park will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Access to the historic homes is by conducted tours only. Tours last approximately two hours and depart regularly from the Visitor Center located at 1250 Hancock Street. Please be aware that the last tour leaves at 3:15 p.m. daily. We do not accept reservations for tours, and tickets are sold on a first come first served basis. Expect heavier park visitation on weekends and holidays.
The park grounds are open year round.

For handicapped or disabled access, please call the park ahead on the day of your visit: (617)770-1175.
Adams National Historical Park Visitor Center
The Adams National Historical Park Visitor Center located at 1250 Hancock Street

Visiting the Visitor Center in the Off Season:

Through April 18, 2018
During this time, the Visitor Center will be open from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Friday. While the historic homes are closed, the America the Beautiful passes may still be purchased at the Visitor Center. The 26-minute orientation film, "Enduring Legacy," will be available for viewing upon request. The Eastern National bookstore will be open during these hours.

Last updated: October 16, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

135 Adams Street
Quincy, MA 02169


(617) 770-1175
617-773-1177 (Headquarters) Superintendent Marianne Peak marianne_peak@nps.gov 617-773-1177

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