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Period Rooms

January 1, 2000 - December 31, 2070
Period Bedroom

Rich with furnishings from Concord homes, the Museum's five period rooms offer a glimpse into the domestic lives of men and women of Concord. At the Concord Museum, visitors enjoy a privileged, inside look at an icon of American letters that is perhaps without parallel—the Study of Ralph Waldo Emerson. Housed at the Museum since... View Article

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Decorative Arts

January 1, 2000 - December 31, 2070
Keeping Time

Drawing from an encyclopedic collection of over 30,000 objects—from tall clocks to costumes, from looking glasses to samplers—the Museum's decorative arts galleries focus on subjects as diverse as 18th century furniture, weathervanes, Concord-made silver, 19th century childhood pastimes, and the Concord clockmakers.

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Why Concord?

January 1, 2007 - December 31, 2076

Why Concord?, a six-gallery exhibition, explores the making of Concord as a particular community and as a New England and American symbol. The town of Concord, Massachusetts has played a significant part in the history of New England and the nation. Founded by English settlers in 1635, it was the first inland town in Massachusetts,... View Article

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Concord Collects

October 11, 2019 - January 12, 2020

Concord Collects will feature twenty remarkable works of art from four distinctive Concord private collections. Works range from ancient Chinese Tang and Song ceramics, and detailed painted views of the warerooms of Canton through which China traded with the world in the 18th and 19th centuries, to striking colonial portraits of men, women, and children... View Article

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Spotlight on Copley

November 9

Join Concord Museum Curator, David Wood, in a 15-minute gallery conversation on the work of John Singleton Copley. Using the masterwork on view in Concord Collects, participants will discuss Copley’s bravura brushstrokes and the context of his work in Revolutionary Boston. No advanced registration. The limited group will be accommodated on a first-come-first-served basis. Included... View Article

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11:00 am

Silhouette Portrait Taking

November 9 @ 11:00 am - November 10 @ 3:00 pm

Silhouette artist Jean Comerford cuts delightful heirloom-quality portraits that make a wonderful gift. Children six months and up and adults of all ages are welcome. Appointments are available from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday; sittings are ten minutes. $37/profile; $15 additional copies; frames and mats available for sale on the day... View Article

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