The Concord Museum in historic Concord, Massachusetts houses one of the oldest and most treasured collections of Americana in the country. Come visit the gateway to Concord’s remarkable revolutionary and literary history.
Open Weekends Only*
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
*Open February and April school vacation weeks.
Please Note: The Concord Museum galleries closed in October 2018 for renovations. Instead visitors are invited to experience “Highlights of the Concord Museum” – 100 artifacts from the Concord Museum collection like the famed Revere Lantern, 1775, and Thoreau’s green desk on view at the Anna and Neil Rasmussen Center.
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The Concord Museum stands at the center of the remarkable revolutionary legacy of Concord, Massachusetts. To realize the full potential of this extraordinary place, we are enhancing our facilities and sustaining our future to provide transformative experiences of history to new and broader audiences. While our vision has expanded, our mission remains the same: to show how a town shaped a nation and to make Concord’s past relevant to the present.
Learn with us! Whether it is learning about the roots of American democracy, the power of independent thinking, preservation of the environment, or the intricacies of craftsmanship, the Concord Museum brings history into the lives of learners of all ages. Visit up close with the famed Revere Lantern, 1775, intricately carved colonial powder horns, Henry David Thoreau’s wooden flute, and Ralph Waldo Emerson’s study filled with his books.learn more