8 Adams Street
Adams Academy Bldg.
Quincy, MA 02169

Special Exhibit: 

Through Summer, 2013 



Our new exhibit, Quincy and the Civil War: The Unfinished Business of the Revolutionary Generation, examines Quincy’s Civil War experience, with particular attention to the community’s distinctive Revolutionary heritage and the changing nature of both the nation and the town. The exhibit prominently features artifacts and images originally collected by the Civil War veterans of Quincy’s Grand Army of the Republic post and a number of original documents. 


Permanent Exhibition


See The Whole Story!

Best known as the home of John and Abigail Adams and John Quincy Adams, Quincy has made significant contributions to American life in every era of our history.

Quincy: Of Stone, Of Ships, Of Minds, our permanent exhibit, tells the story of the Adams family, and it also tells the rest of the story.

Please click here to see a short overview
of the exhibition.

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