Welcome to United First Parish Church

Church of the Presidents

A member of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
1306 Hancock Street, Quincy, Massachusetts

Visitors program will be closed this weekend due to the heat.

Weekly Services


Save the Date: Special John Quincy Adams Presidential Wreath-Laying Ceremony

12pm - 2pm

UFPC Sanctuary and Parish Hall

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Save the Date: Special John Quincy Adams Presidential Wreath-Laying Ceremony

This year is the 252nd anniversary of President John Quincy Adams’ birth. This year’s ceremony marks the launch of a new focus for the JQA Ceremony. Beginning this year the ceremony will focus on celebrating individuals in the present day whose lives and work embody the spirit of JQA’s lifetime dedication to public service and the improvement of the lives of all people in our democratic society.

To kick off this new tradition we are excited to announce that this year’s Featured Speaker will be Jordi Albareda, Founder and Director of the Fair Saturday movement. Since the founding of the Fair Saturday Foundation only four years ago in 2015, Mr. Albareda and his team have built an international arts and culture movement “committed to developing a better world through the promotion of arts and culture and social empathy as key drivers of change.” Mr. Albareda lives and is based in Bilbao Spain, and as of this year, the Fair Saturday movement has spread to 11 different hubs, with 1100 participating communities across Europe and, thanks to Quincy, now the United States! You can learn more about Fair Saturday events and about the Fair Saturday movement by going to their website at .

The ceremony will be conducted in conjunction with the Color Guard from Naval Operations Center Quincy and include music by UFPC Music Director Norman Corey and the Quincy Choral Society. After the ceremony we will gather for a reception where folks can meet Mr. Albareda and have a slice of the usual birthday cake supplied by Konditor Meister!

12pm - 2pm

UFPC Sanctuary and Parish Hall

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United First Parish Church

1306 Hancock Street, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169, United States


Church Office Hours

Services are every Sunday at 10:30am

Daily Tours: 2019 Season

The History and Visitors Program tours will be open from Saturday April 13th through Monday November 11th. 

Please see our Visitors Program page for more info.

Tour Times 

Monday - Saturday:  11am - 4pm

Sundays: 12pm - 4pm

We are wheelchair accessible!  We have an access ramp and automatic door opening system that allows folks to enter our building safely.  We have an elevator available for visitors to allow our differently-abled visitors to reach all levels of the building, including our crypts.  We also have a wheelchair available for use on-site if you find yourselves needing one after you arrive.

We also have an ADA-accessible restroom available to all visitors for our visitors program or those who come to our services on Sunday.

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