National and State Parks

Boston National Historical Park
Discover how one city could be the Cradle of Liberty, site of the first major battle of the American Revolution and home to many who espoused that freedom can be extended to all.
Minute Man Historical Park  
The opening battle of the Revolution is brought to life as visitors explore the battlefields and witness the American revolutionary spirit through the writings of the Concord authors.
New Bedford Whaling
New Bedford was the mid 19th century’s preeminent whaling port and for a time “the richest city in the world.”
Boston African American Site
comprised of the largest area of pre-Civil War black owned structures in the U.S.
Boston Harbor Islands
where you can walk a Civil War-era fort, visit historic lighthouses, explore tide pools, hike lush trails, camp under the stars, or relax while fishing, picnicking or swimming
Adams National Historical Park
Adams National Historical Park tells the story of four generations of the Adams family (from 1720 to 1927). The park has two main sites: the Birthplaces of 2nd U.S. President John Adams and 6th U.S. President John Quincy Adams
John F Kennedy Historical Site
John F. Kennedy NHS preserves the birthplace of America’s 35th president.
National Trails in Massachusetts
Massachusetts State Parks
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Massachusetts Camping and RV
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