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Burial site of US presidents John & John Q. Adams

Across from the Adams National Historical Park visitor center set in a beautiful park in the heart... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
napngs
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Albany, New York
Great historical church located at the Hancock-Adams Commons

This historic church is an ABSOLUTE MUST VISIT 4 any historian or REAL AMERICAN. SJW's stay OUT... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
2015tanuki
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Los Angeles, California
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United First Parish Church (also known as The Church of the Presidents) has a rich history in both the social and religious community. Our church is the burial place of presidents John Adams and John Quincy Adams and their wives Abigail Adams and...more
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Across from the Adams National Historical Park visitor center set in a beautiful park in the heart of Quincy, MA. We visited here before going on the the trolley tour of the Adams homes. This is an active congregation. $4.00 pp fee and the tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

This historic church is an ABSOLUTE MUST VISIT 4 any historian or REAL AMERICAN. SJW's stay OUT!! Although the crypts of the 4 historic figures entombed there are a little creepy, their contents John Adams, Abagail Adams their son John Quincy & his wife, make...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

This is the final resting place of us presidents of John Adams & John Quincy Adams & their wives Abigail Adams & Louis Catherine Adams. Church is open for the public with guided tours daily from Monday through Saturday 11am 4pm & Sunday 12 -4pm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Learn about two presidents and their wives; visit the crypt where they are buried and enjoy the park outside the church

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Was unable to visit nearby Adams National Historical Park because they ran out of tour tickets (make sure to get there early!), so we decided to make a quick visit to the Adams crypt in the church. They charge an admission fee but the guide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

There was an event last Saturday evening put on by J.M. Productions, a local company in Quincy that paired two talented female vocalists, both of whom have appeared on Broadway, singing Broadway Show Tunes. Along with the vocalists, a group of teenage singers who belong...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Visiting this church rounds out a visit to the Adams National Historical Park. Both presidents and their spouses and entombed in the basement. The simplicity of the chamber and the tombs seems somewhat remarkable, but befit President Adams. The church itself is interesting architecturally and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

While the church is best known for being the final resting place of John Adams and John Quincy Adams, the 2nd & 6th Presidents, The building in an offer itself has much to offer historically. Tours are conducted by very experienced guides will answer any...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

Wonderful tour guide, lots of history in the church. Has the vault of John and John Quincy Adams and their wives in the basement, worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

We visited the United First Parish Church in Quincy shortly before taking the last tour of the day at the Adams National Historic Park. When we obtained our tickets for that tour at the National Park Service Visitors Center, the ranger suggested that we visit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Monday through Saturday 11 am to 4 pm Sunday noon to 4 pm Now, they only offer tours "in season" - as in conjunction with the seasonal tours of the Adams Historical Park. When the Park closes for the winter, the tours stop... More
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