Preserving the grounds and home of former Presidents John Adams and John Quincy Adams, this historical park offers a variety ... More
Adams National Historical Park
Preserving the grounds and home of former Presidents John Adams and John Quincy Adams, this historical park offers a variety of activities for visitors. Don't miss a chance to learn about its heritage by touring the former homes, browsing the bookstore or taking in the various exhibits. Enjoy guided tours of the family home and discover a library with about 14,000 volumes carefully stored and preserved. The park also features both birthplaces of 2nd U.S. President John Adams and 6th U.S. President John Quincy Adams.
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.
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