"Learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence."
- Abigail Adams, 1780
The house where Abigail was born, grew up and married John Adams.
Join us for the 250th wedding anniversary of Abigail and John Adams!
Find out about all the events that are happening at the Abigail Adams Birthplace.
How Abigail and her legacy continue to inspire.
More events are being planned at the Abigail Adams Birthplace.
Who We Are
The Abigail Adams Historical Society is dedicated to commemorating and educating a worldwide audience about the extraordinary life and times of Abigail Smith Adams, Weymouth's national treasure, and her legacy of service to country; and to preserving and interpreting her birthplace, the place where her character and ideals were formed, as a resource and inspiration for all.
NEWS FROM THE AAHS
A program sponsored by the Abigail Adams Historical […]
Our second First Lady is coming to tea. […]