BOSTON (WHDH) - Bostonians wishing to honor Queen Elizabeth II from across the pond can do so in several ways close to home.

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library set up a condolence book in its lobby for guests to sign this week, following the Queen’s passing.

Historically, the Queen and the Kennedys enjoyed a close relationship, as Joe Kennedy Sr. was an ambassador to England. The library itself houses several artifacts from the Royal Family, which are currently on display.

Dr. Peter Abbott British Consul General of New England said Queen Elizabeth forged special relationships in the U.S. and especially with its presidents, meeting 13 of them during her time on the throne.

“She shared her recipe for grilled scones with President Eisenhower, she set up a memorial fund in memory of President Kennedy after his death and she loved to ride horses with President Regan,” Abbott said. “She had these very close personal relationships with [U.S.] Presidents.”

The British Consulate-General in Boston said will place a condolence book for public signing at the Old North Church in Boston, 193 Salem Street. The book will be on display from Monday, Sept. 12 through Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Royal Family has also created an official virtual condolence book for people around the world to sign here.

Years ago, the Queen visited Boston to celebrate America’s bicentennial in 1976, and made a stop at the church with Prince Philip during her visit.

The seat that the queen sat in is roped off, labeled, and has a photo of the Elizabeth on top. The church said that in the weeks to come, they intend on having a service to celebrate the queen’s life.

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