The City of Quincy is rich in history. Known as the City of Presidents, it is home to John Adams, 2nd President of the United States, along with his politically progressive and intellectually engaged wife Abigail, as well as his distinguished son John Quincy Adams, the 6th U.S. President. Quincy, Massachusetts is also the home to pioneers of commerce, education, and technology.
Covering a pleasantly walkable 3 1/2 miles from start to finish, the Quincy Historical Walking Trail highlights some of the City's most important heritage. So save some fossil fuel, park your car, stretch your legs, and enjoy the experience of getting to know a little bit about Quincy's history while getting a little bit of fresh air. The people of Quincy past and present welcome you!
Walking Trail Map