Due to the Coronavirus Concerns the Concord Museum is Temporarily Closed through March 31, 2020. Click here to read more.
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 ArticleFind out more »
Paul Revere (1734- 1818), the Revolutionary War patriot, was immortalized in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s 1860 poem, “Paul Revere’s Ride,” with the famous opening lines: “Listen, my children, and you shall hear, of the midnight ride of Paul Revere.” We know him as a revolutionary war hero, but Paul Revere was also an artisan, entrepreneur, master... View ArticleFind out more »
This event was temporarily postponed. We will be sure to post the new date and time when it is confirmed. Paul Revere and his midnight ride—immortalized as the harbinger of the dramatic escalation of the American colonial rebellion against the British Empire—has been celebrated in tales and songs throughout the centuries. But what really happened... View ArticleFind out more »