A Gateway to Concordís History

From the first shots in the battle for
American Independence to the legacy of
Emerson and Thoreau—when visiting Concord, start at the Concord Museum.
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Explore Renowned Collections

One of the oldest collections of Americana
in the country, including the largest collection of Thoreau-related objects in the world. Learn more.

Learn through Objects

Bringing history into the lives of learners
of all ages—the Concord Museum connects
real artifacts with people, places, and ideas. 
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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.   


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The Art and Mystery of the Dollhouse: Members Preview and Reception.  Join us at the opening of The Art and Mystery of the Dollhouse. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.; free to Concord Museum members and invited guests. R.S.V.P. (978) 369-9763, ext. 216 or cm1@concordmuseum.org. Explore tiny worlds that capture life’s detail and capture the imagination through dollho... MORE

The Art and Mystery of the Dollhouse: After School Exhibition Opening for Families. Join us for an afternoon of treats and hands-on activities during this family-friendly celebration of The Art and Mystery of the Dollhouse. Marvel at the miniature magic of historical dollhouses and create your own stories by playing with a Hape Dollhouse. Included free with Museum admissi... MORE