Guided Tours

The master bedroom at 83 Beals St.
The Master Bedroom at 83 Beals St. where John F. Kennedy was born.

The site is open Wed-Sun, 9:30-5:00, through October 30, 2019. Please read below for information to plan your visit:

Open Season:

From May 18, 2019 through October 30, the site is open Wednesday through Sunday 9:30-5:00. Guided tours are offered on the hour and half hour starting at 10:00 a.m. and the last departs at 3:30 p.m. Tours are free-of-charge and last approximately a half an hour. Should you prefer a self-guided option, please visit during one of our Open Houses from 12:00-1:00 and 4:00-5:00. Self-guided tours are not available, when guided tours are in progress. Tours are mostly offered first-come-first served. For groups of five or more, please call or email us to make a reservation. For a list of current blackout dates, please visit the "Alerts" section on our homepage.

The site will be closed from November 2019 through 2020 for Visitor Center renovations. The newly renovated Visitor Center will offer greater accessibility and make more efficient use of the space. Offsite programs, as they become available, will be listed on our website.

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Virtual Tours

When the site is closed, virtual tours are accessible. When using a cell phone to access the virtual tours, normal usage rates apply. These tours offer visitors the chance to hear about the home from either the perspective of the President's mother, Rose Kennedy, or a Park Ranger. Click here for a virtual tour.

Ranger Ian provides a guided tour of the Beals Street home.
Ranger Ian provides a guided tour of the Beals Street home.

NPS/Matt Teuten Photography

Last updated: October 10, 2019

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Mailing Address:

83 Beals Street
Brookline, MA 02446


(617) 566-7937

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