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The Concord Museum in historic Concord, Massachusetts houses one of the oldest and most treasured collections 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.
Fresh Goods: Shopping for Clothing in a New England Town: 1750 - 1900
March 2 - July 8, 2018
NEWS & EVENTS
Memorial Day - Museum is Open. On Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018 the Concord Museum is open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
29th Annual Garden Tour. Celebrating 29 Years of a New England Tradition, the Museum's Garden Tour has become a New England tradition for garden lovers from near and far. The Garden Tour will take place on two days, Friday and Saturday, June 1 and June 2, rain or shine. Each of the private gardens reflects the ... MORE
Fresh Goods Lecture Series: Shift, Stays, and Pannier. Shift, Stays, and Pannier As part of the Fresh Goods lecture series, join historians and living history interpreters Linda Greene and Michele Gabrielson for an in-depth look at how women got dressed every day in the 1700s. They will explore the “ins” and “outs&rd... MORE
Walking Tour of Main Street. Take a walk down Concord’s Main Street with local historians Barbara Forman and Judy Fichtenbaum. Learn more about the shops that existed on the “Mill Dam” and how Concordians shopped for clothing and goods in the 18th and 19th centuries. This walk is part of a seri... MORE
Family Lego Build. A perfect event for the lego-maniac(s) in your life! On Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. visit Wright Tavern in Concord Center to meet Cody Wells, "The Lego Man" and take part in a C3Brix Custom Open Build. Cody will bring hundreds of thousands of bricks... MORE
Free Fun Friday. Thanks to the generosity of the Highland Street Foundation, the Concord Museum will be FREE for all on June 29, as part of Free Fun Fridays. Discover treasures of Concord’s revolutionary and literary history, get your last chance to see Fresh Goods: Shopping for Clothing in a New ... MORE
July 4th Activities at the Concord Museum. Prepare for your Fourth of July festivities at the Concord Museum! The Museum is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Enjoy our special 4th of July programs, from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., to learn about the meaning of patriotism for early Americans and those that fought in the first battle ... MORE
Thomas J. Putnam Named Executive Director Concord Museum. CONCORD – May 7, 2018 The Concord Museum Board of Governors has named Thomas J. Putnam the Museum’s new Edward W. Kane Executive Director. Putnam will begin his position on June 4, 2018, which follows Margaret R. Burke’s recent retirement after seven years o... MORE