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.
The Concord Museum is the one place where all of Concord’s remarkable past is brought to life through an inspiring collection of historical, literary, and decorative arts treasures. Take in the quiet eloquence of our Exploring Concord film, enjoy the historic beauty of our period rooms, and create your own memories with our family-friendly hands-on activities.
April 18—September 21, 2014
An hour-by-hour account of the actions of British Regulars and Patriots on April 19th, 1775
NEWS & EVENTS
Cokie Roberts. In conjunction with the special exhibition The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775, the Concord Museum is honored to welcome Cokie Roberts. Roberts, author of Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation and Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies, will speak at the Fenn Schoo... MORE
Early Spring minisite. To provide ongoing access to Early Spring: Henry Thoreau and Climate Change, the Museum has created an online version of the exhibition. This “exhibition minisite” is integrated into the Museum’s website, and contains information from the original gallery installatio... MORE
The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775. The Shot Heard Round the World: April 19, 1775, a special exhibition at the Concord Museum opening April 18, 2014, reunites an extraordinary assemblage of objects—from the lantern Paul Revere had flashed as a signal, to William Diamond’s drum that summoned the Lexingt... MORE