Community Information

Norfolk County, MA



  • Adams National Historical Park - is located in the City of Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, approximately ten miles south of Boston. The Park comprises 11 historic structures and a cultural landscape totaling almost 14 acres.
  • John F Kennedy National Historic Site - preserves the birthplace in 1917 and boyhood home of the 35th President of the United States.
  • Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site - Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is recognized as the founder of American landscape architecture and the nation's foremost parkmaker. Olmsted moved his home to suburban Boston in 1883 and established at "Fairsted" the world's first full-scale professional office for the practice of landscape design.
  • Blue Hills Trailside Museum - indoor exhibits feature wildlife you may see while exploring the reservation's 150 miles of trails. Outside the museum, stroll through exhibits featuring native wildlife such as red foxes, white-tailed deer, river otters, and a snowy owl.