Event Registration

Pre-registration for the following events is required; please click the event link below to register. Call the Concord Museum at (978) 369-9763, ext. 216 with any questions.

Walking Tours from Wright Tavern - Every Saturday in August and September.
Led by a Museum educator, take a 1 mile walk, mostly flat terrain, rain or shine. Meets at Wright Tavern (2 Lexington Road, Concord MA 01742).
At the Center of Revolution travels from Wright Tavern to the Old North Bridge to learn about the events leading up to April 19, 1775 and the first battle of the American Revolution. Discover the stories behind the monuments at the Bridge and the center of town.
Emerson's Circle Walk explores 1800s Concord to discover the impact of the anti-slavery movement and the Civil War, the lives and homes of the famous authors who lived here, and how these stories have been preserved over the generations.
Check our calendar for event dates and times. Buy your tickets and reserve your space. $10 adults, $8 seniors/students, $5 children (5-17). Museum admission included. Museum Members are free, but advance registration for the walk is required.

Autumn Night at Wright Tavern with John Holl
Wednesday, October 24, 2018;  7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Join John Holl, award winning journalist and author of Drink Beer, Think Beer: Getting to the Bottom of Every Pint, as he draws on history, economics, and interviews with industry insiders for a complete guide to beer today, allowing readers to think critically about the best beverage in the world. Then take a taste yourself with a beer tasting following the presentation. Click here to register. Members $5; Non- members $12.

Sleepy Hollow-een Tour
Sunday, October 28, 2018;  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Join us for this special Halloween event! Take a tour through historic Sleepy Hollow Cemetery with a Concord Museum guide. Learn about the lives and deaths of past Concordians through stories passed down through the generations. Museum Members $5; Non-Members $10. Register online here.

Silhouette Portrait Taking
Saturday November 10; 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 11, 2018;  12:30 - 4:00 p.m.
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 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 12:30 - 4:00 p.m on Sunday; sittings are ten minutes. 
$35/profile; $15 additional copies; frames and mats available for sale on day of sitting. Call 978-369-9763 ext. 216 for a reservation.

6th Sally Lanagan Lecture
Thursday, November 08, 2018;  7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
At our annual lecture event, Glenn Adamson will speak to the themes of his new book, Fewer Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects, an accessible exploration of the objects that lie around us.
This event is FREE, but advance registration is requested.

8th Annual Holiday House Tour
Saturday, December 01, 2018, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
enjoy touring seven of Concord's most beautiful private homes, professionally decorated in the holiday spirit by local and well-known interior designers. Programs for the Tour can be picked up at Wright Tavern (2 Lexington Road, Concord, MA 01742) beginning at 9:00 a.m on Saturday, December 1st.
Early bird tickets are available, now: $40 Members, $45 Non-Members. Click here to purchase your early bird tickets. Regular tickets purchased on or after November 31st are: $45 Members, $50 Non-Members.

Morning with Santa
Saturday, December 08, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Enjoy a delightful visit and photo with Santa, as well as a number of engaging seasonal crafts and activities. Organized by the Guild of  Volunteers, this event has a long tradition with Concord Museum families. Some who attended as children are now bringing their children to Morning with Santa!
Members: $25 child, accompanying adults free; Non-Members: $30 child, $10 adults; Click here to register.

The Concord Museum is pleased to introduce its new Members-Only programs!
A way for our members to visit other museums and historic homes or take part in activities that are organized and designed specifically for our members, including visiting Mass Fashion exhibits and local Concord historic sites! More information about our members-only programming can be found here.

August Member Meet-Up: Fruitlands Museum
August 29, 2018 10:00 a.m. By registration only - space is limited.
Join Genevieve Burgett, Membership and Development Coordinator, and other Concord Museum members for a special tour of Fruitlands Museum’s Mass Fashion exhibits: Inhabiting Folk Portraits and Leisure Pursuits – The Fashion and Culture of Recreation.   Free for registered Concord Museum members. Register online here.

September Member Meet-Up: Eustis Estate
September 19, 2018 10:00 a.m. By registration only.
Join Genevieve Burgett, Membership and Development Coordinator, and other Concord Museum members for a special tour of the Eustis Estate’s Mass Fashion exhibit: Head to Toe: Hat and Shoe Fashions from Historic New England with an introduction by Historic New England Curator, Laura Johnson.  Through Historic New England’s generosity, we have received a discounted rate of $10 per person for this event. Register online here.

October Member Meet-Up Series: Old Manse
Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m. By registration only.
Join Genevieve Burgett, Membership and Development Coordinator, and other Concord Museum members for a festive tour on Spiritualism and the Concord Authors in the Old Manse attic.  Being the family home of Ralph Waldo Emerson, The Old Manse was well-known to Emerson, Hawthorne, and Thoreau, acting as an inspiration for all.  Must be a Concord Museum member to register. Not a member yet? Join here. Tickets are $7. Click here to register.