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.
Friday, December 01, 2017, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
The Guild of Volunteers of the Concord Museum cordially invites you to The Fête on Friday, December 1st. Enjoy an evening with signature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a visit to the 22nd annual Family Trees: A Celebration of Children's Literature. Join members and friends at this popular, festive annual event that kicks off the holiday season.
Tickets can be purchased online here, or call 978-369-9763 ext. 216.
Holiday House Tour 2017
Saturday, December 02, 2017, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
On the 7th Annual Holiday House Tour, enjoy touring several 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 the Museum beginning at 10:00 a.m on Saturday, December 2nd.
Advance discount tickets can be purchased online, now through November 30: $40 Museum Members, $45 Non-Members.
(On December 1st, or on the day of the event, tickets are: $45 Members, $50 Non-Members.)
BE THOREAU: Reader - Gallery Talk and Discussion
Tuesday, December 05, 2017, 7PM - 9PM
Join Concord Museum Curator David Wood, Concord Free Public Library's Curator of Special Collections Leslie Wilson, and local historian Jayne Gordon for a look at Thoreau's reading life, and our own. Why do we read? What are we looking for? What do we hope to find?
This discussion-based program includes a visit to the special exhibition on This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal, which includes a section on Thoreau as “reader.”
This event will take place at the Concord Museum.
Click here to register. General admission $10; Concord Museum Members and Friends of the Concord Free Public Library free.
Morning with Santa
Saturday, December 09, 2017, 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 including face painting, treasure hunts, cookie decorating, letters to Santa, and more.
Members: $25 child, accompanying adults free; Non-Members: $30 child, $10 adults; Reservations required. Click here to sign up online, or call 978-369-9763, x216.
Exploring the Animated Picture Book with D.B. Johnson
Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Author/Illustrator D. B. Johnson presents the newest addition to his “Henry series of picture books,” titled Polly Wolly Willy Woggle and Other Rhymes From Walden.
Space is limited, and reservations are required. Click here to reserve your tickets. Adults $18, Children (4-18) $8; Children 3 and under are free. Concord Museum members are Free. Family Trees admission is included with your reservation.