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Abigail Adams Historical Society mourns the passing of Barbara Bush 1925-2018

The Abigail Adams Historical Society mourns the passing of Barbara Bush 1925-2018 this evening, April 17, 2018. We at the society are sadden by the news of her death. Barbara Bush was the only other woman besides Abigail Adams to be the wife of a United States President and the mother of a United States […]

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May 12, 2018: Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

Please join us for open hours. Visits are by guided tour only between 10:00 and 2:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The last tour begins at 1:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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April 8, 2018: Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

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 last tour begins at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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April 14, 2018: South Shore History Symposium Coastal Colony: The Seventeenth Century on the South Shore

Abigail Adams Historical Society is a member of the Back Roads of the South Shore and invites you to consider attending its annual History Symposium. Details below. Time: 9:45 am – 3 pm (Registration open at 9 am) Location: Spire Center for the Performing Arts, 25 ½ Court Street, Plymouth, MA Registration Fee: $15/person, includes refreshments […]

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April 8, 2018: Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

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 last tour begins at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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May 12, 2018: Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

Please join us for open hours. Visits of the birthplace are by guided tour only between 10:00 and 2:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The last tour of the birthplace begins at 1:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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March 10, 2018: Betsy Ross and the Making of America Professor Marla Miller

Abigail Adams Historical Society and Hingham Public Library Present Betsy Ross and the Making of America Abigail Adams Historical Society (AAHS), stewards of the Abigail Adams Birthplace, and the Hingham Public Library commemorate Women’s History Month by presenting a talk by historian Marla Miller on her book, Betsy Ross and the Making of America on […]

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April 8, 2018: Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

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 last tour begins at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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February 12, 2018: “Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America From Settlement to the Civil War”

  On Monday, February 12, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., the Abigail Adams Historical Society hosts a presentation by historian Julie Winch on her book Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America from Settlement to the Civil War at the Tufts library, 46 Broad St., Weymouth, Mass. Professor Winch teaches history at UMass Boston and is the author […]

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March 10, 2018: “Betsy Ross and the Making of America” Professor Marla Miller

Abigail Adams Historical Society and Hingham Public Library Present Betsy Ross and the Making of America Abigail Adams Historical Society (AAHS), stewards of the Abigail Adams Birthplace, and the Hingham Public Library commemorate Women’s History Month by presenting a talk by historian Marla Miller on her book, Betsy Ross and the Making of America on […]

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