Two famous Presidents, so another set of historical sites for you. This time the Presidents in question are John Adams and ... More
Adams National Historical Park
Two famous Presidents, so another set of historical sites for you. This time the Presidents in question are John Adams and John Quincy Adams. Go for the guided tour of the family home and you will find a library with about 14,000 volumes carefully stored at the stone library, learn about the story of four generations of the Adams family. The park has two main sites: the Birthplaces of 2nd U.S. President John Adams and 6th U.S. President John Quincy Adams, and Peacefield including the “Old House,” home to four generations of the Adams family.
After struggling to read Dave McCullough's book about John Adams and not getting very far I visited Adams houses and it put a lot into perspective. The rest of the book was easy to read. Great place to learn about a great leader that is under appreciated in his role in making us the country we are today.
Steeped in history, this is one of Boston's most beautiful neighborhoods. Always the home of statesmen, artists and intellectuals, "The
Hill" is also the site of the State House, which is at the beginning of the Freedom Trail. Cafes ...
This large pond was carved out by glaciers during the last Ice Age. Unusually deep and cold, Jamaica Pond is
linked via underground channels to other bodies of water along the Jamaicaway. The park features one path for walkers ...
Boston By Foot is a non profit organization dedicated to promoting public awareness of Boston's rich heritage of history and
architecture. Boston By Foot offers a wide range of guided walking tours conducted by a dedicated corps of trained ...
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