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Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/aadams-birthplace.jpg Cider Pressing Demonstration & Tours of the Abigail Adams Birthplace 8 September 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 4:00PM Please join us for open hours and a cider-pressing demonstration. An important seasonal activity in ...

Please join us for open hours and a cider-pressing demonstration. An important seasonal activity in colonial times, cider pressing produced one of the most popular beverages consumed by people of all ages through the early nineteenth century.

Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The 2019 tour season will highlight selections from Abigail Adams's letters. Last tour at 3:30 p.m.

$5 adults, $1 children

Institution: Abigail Adams Historical Society

Location: 180 Norton St., N. Weymouth, Mass.

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Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/remember.jpg Abigail Adams: Independence & Ideals Pop-Up Display Talk 13 September 2019.Friday, 2:00PM - 3:00PM Join an Adams Papers editor for an in-depth look at the display.   Institution: Massachusetts ...

Join an Adams Papers editor for an in-depth look at the display.

 

Institution: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

 

Fee: Free

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ends Abigail Adams: Independence & Ideals (Ongoing) 21 September 2019.Saturday, all day Never “an uninterested Spectator” when it came to the American political landscape, ...

Never “an uninterested Spectator” when it came to the American political landscape, Abigail Adams leveraged a wide network of correspondents to discuss her vision of the emerging nation.

 

This is the third of four rotating exhibits on display at the Massachusetts Historical Society in 2019. Independence & Ideals will be on display from July 1 through September 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

 

Institution: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

 

Fee: Free

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October
Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/aahistsoclogo.jpg Tours of the Abigail Adams Birthplace 6 October 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 4:00PM Please join us for open hours. Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours ...

Please join us for open hours. Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The 2019 tour season at the Birthplace will highlight selections from Abigail Adams's letters. Last tour at 3:30 p.m.

$5 adults, $1 children

Institution: Abigail Adams Historical Society

Location: 180 Norton St., N. Weymouth, Mass.

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Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/womens-mem.jpg Their Final Farewell: Voices from Abigail’s Past 27 October 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 3:00PM Join us at the Thomas Crane Public Library as members of the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail ...

Join us at the Thomas Crane Public Library as members of the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail bring to life some of the most important and influential women in Abigail Adams’s life, including her mother, Elizabeth Quincy Smith, her elder sister, Mary Smith Cranch, her daughter, Abigail Adams Smith, her daughter-in-law Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams, and her friend Mercy Otis Warren. The women will pay tribute to Abigail and express what it meant to them to have her as a daughter, mother, sister, and friend.

Institution: Boston Women’s Heritage Trail, Thomas Crane Public Library

Location: Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy, MA 02169

 

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November
Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/bost-by-foot.jpg Adams Family of Boston Walking Tour 23 November 2019.Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM Follow the words and history of four generations of Adamses. John, Abigail, and their descendants ...

Follow the words and history of four generations of Adamses. John, Abigail, and their descendants were prolific writers. The trove of documents they left behind intimately describe their lives, public service, and Boston from the eve of the Revolution to the turn of the twentieth century.

$15 (general admission) / $5 (BBF members)

More information and purchase tickets at Boston By Foot.

 

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Cider Pressing Demonstration & Tours of the Abigail Adams Birthplace 8 September 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 4:00PM Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/aadams-birthplace.jpg

Please join us for open hours and a cider-pressing demonstration. An important seasonal activity in colonial times, cider pressing produced one of the most popular beverages consumed by people of all ages through the early nineteenth century.

Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The 2019 tour season will highlight selections from Abigail Adams's letters. Last tour at 3:30 p.m.

$5 adults, $1 children

Institution: Abigail Adams Historical Society

Location: 180 Norton St., N. Weymouth, Mass.

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Abigail Adams: Independence & Ideals Pop-Up Display Talk 13 September 2019.Friday, 2:00PM - 3:00PM Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/remember.jpg

Join an Adams Papers editor for an in-depth look at the display.

 

Institution: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

 

Fee: Free

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Abigail Adams: Independence & Ideals (Ongoing) 21 September 2019.Saturday, all day

Never “an uninterested Spectator” when it came to the American political landscape, Abigail Adams leveraged a wide network of correspondents to discuss her vision of the emerging nation.

 

This is the third of four rotating exhibits on display at the Massachusetts Historical Society in 2019. Independence & Ideals will be on display from July 1 through September 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

 

Institution: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

 

Fee: Free

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Tours of the Abigail Adams Birthplace 6 October 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 4:00PM Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/aahistsoclogo.jpg

Please join us for open hours. Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The 2019 tour season at the Birthplace will highlight selections from Abigail Adams's letters. Last tour at 3:30 p.m.

$5 adults, $1 children

Institution: Abigail Adams Historical Society

Location: 180 Norton St., N. Weymouth, Mass.

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Their Final Farewell: Voices from Abigail’s Past 27 October 2019.Sunday, 1:00PM - 3:00PM Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/womens-mem.jpg

Join us at the Thomas Crane Public Library as members of the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail bring to life some of the most important and influential women in Abigail Adams’s life, including her mother, Elizabeth Quincy Smith, her elder sister, Mary Smith Cranch, her daughter, Abigail Adams Smith, her daughter-in-law Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams, and her friend Mercy Otis Warren. The women will pay tribute to Abigail and express what it meant to them to have her as a daughter, mother, sister, and friend.

Institution: Boston Women’s Heritage Trail, Thomas Crane Public Library

Location: Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy, MA 02169

 

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Adams Family of Boston Walking Tour 23 November 2019.Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section102/bost-by-foot.jpg

Follow the words and history of four generations of Adamses. John, Abigail, and their descendants were prolific writers. The trove of documents they left behind intimately describe their lives, public service, and Boston from the eve of the Revolution to the turn of the twentieth century.

$15 (general admission) / $5 (BBF members)

More information and purchase tickets at Boston By Foot.

 

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