Museums in Quincy, MA

Find museums in Quincy, MA. Listings include Adams National Historical Park, USS Salem, HAUNTED SHIP Quincy, Quincy Quarry and Granite Workers Museum, Quincy Historical Society & Museum and Quincy Historical Society. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

USS Salem

USS Salem

551 South Street, Quincy 02169-7330

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  • 05/12/20
    Growing up Adams sometimes meant growing up with a lot of pressure. Charles Francis Adams, son and grandson of presidents, recorded in his diary, "I have the misfortune of being the descendant of two...
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  • 05/10/20
    Like her mother-in-law, Louisa Catherine Adams was separated from her children as she followed her husband John Quincy Adams to his ambassador's post in Russia. The United States was again at war wit...
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  • 05/10/20
    "Your Diana become a Mamma—can you credit it? Indeed it is a sober truth. Bless’d with a charming Girl whose pretty Smiles already delight my Heart, who is the Dear Image of her still Dearer Pappa." -...
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  • 05/06/20
    There are currently no statues for John Quincy Adams in Washington, D.C. But #didyouknow there is one in Moscow, Russia? John Quincy Adams served as Minister Plenipoteniary to Russia from 1809 throu...
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  • 05/05/20
    #DidYouKnow that "Kilroy Was Here" began with Bethlehem Steel Shipyard worker James Kilroy after he inspected rivets. Bethlehem Steel Shipyard was in Quincy, MA!
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  • 05/04/20
    "Connected with the establishment of an university, or separate from it, might be undertaken the erection of an astronomical observatory, with provision for the support of an astronomer, to be in cons...
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  • 04/29/20
    A few weeks back we mentioned Abigail Adams's dog Juno. She was not the only dog lover in the family. Brooks (great grandson of Abigail and John) and his wife Evelyn "Daisy" Adams had two Airedales,...
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  • 04/29/20
    “USS Salem’s (CA-139) Main Gun Director [Forward] keeps watch over a silent ship.” Meanwhile in the night sky the Moon appears with Pollux and Castor in the constellation Gemini. Pollux and Castor wer...
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  • 04/28/20
    "You will my joy on arriving in London at finding my Boys ready at our lodgings to receive me although in excellent health the pleasure was too much for me and I was several days before I recover’d my...
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  • 04/27/20
    #DidYouKnow On 16 July 1798, President John Adams signed into law The Act for the Relief of Sick and Disabled Seaman. This is considered the very beginning of what is now the United States Public He...
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