The Concord Museum is a cultural resource for residents of Greater Boston as well as a destination for visitors from around the world. With a dynamic changing exhibition program, a full calendar of public lectures, family events, and hands-on children’s programs, and a busy schedule of school visits, the Museum is a great place to begin any visit to this historic town.

America’s Prized Artifacts

From the lantern to signal Paul Revere’s ride to Henry David Thoreau’s writing desk, the Concord Museum houses some of America’s most precious artifacts and provides priceless lessons in history. Edward W. Kane Executive Director, Tom Putnam explains.


If you are a member of the press or media and would like more information, would like to be added to the Concord Museum’s press list, need images, or wish to interview a member of the Museum staff, contact Public Relations. We invite members of the working media to visit the Concord Museum and historic Concord. Whenever possible, please contact us at least one week ahead of your planned visit. With advance notice, we are happy to work with you to customize your itinerary.

For personal assistance, please call Public Relations at (978) 369-9763, ext. 229.