The John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site is open to the public on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 in recognition of President John F. Kennedy and the 48th anniversary of his assassination. Located at 83 Beale Street in Brookline, the site is the birthplace of President Kennedy, and the place where he spent his childhood.
The site is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and admission is free. National Park Rangers are holding a brief memorial ceremony outside the house at 1:00 p.m. and guided tours are offered throughout the day.
The JFK National Historic Site also offers a free audio tour of the facility. To access the audio tour dial 617-992-9172, then click mobile phone. For directions to the site, click here.
Also in Boston, visit the JFK Library & Museum in Dorchester.
For more about Boston's Irish history, visit IrishHeritageTrail.com.
For tourist information visit MassVacation.com and BostonUSA.com.