Welcome to the Concord Museum Press Office. The Concord Museum is a cultural resource for residents of Greater Boston as well as a destination for visitors from around the world. With a dynamic changing exhibition program, a full calendar of public lectures, family events, and hands-on children’s programs, and a busy schedule of school visits, the Museum is a great place to begin any visit to this historic town.

If you are a member of the press or media and would like more information, would like to be added to the Concord Museum’s press list, need images, or wish to interview a member of the Museum staff, contact Public Relations. We invite members of the working media to visit the Concord Museum and historic Concord. Whenever possible, please contact us at least one week ahead of your planned visit. With advance notice, we are happy to work with you to customize your itinerary.

For personal assistance, please call Public Relations at (978) 369-9763, ext. 229.

Click below to access available press materials, including Concord Museum fact sheets and press releases of current exhibitions, programs, and special events.

Information about the Concord Museum

General Press Release

Concord Museum At a Glance

Education at the Concord Museum

The Thoreau Collection at the Concord Museum

Concord Museum's Building Expansion

Boston Globe article, December 2016

Summer 2018 Newsletter
Spring 2018 Newsletter
Winter 2018 Newsletter
Fall 2017 Newsletter
Summer 2017 Newsletter
Spring 2017 Newsletter
Winter 2017 Newsletter

Special Events and Exhibitions
New York Times review of This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum, Thoreau: American Resister (and Kitten Rescuer),  by Holland Cotter, June 1, 2017.

Associated Press. Henry David Thoreau's Desk Heads to NY for Exhibit. New York Times online. May 27, 2017.

Maiden Voyage: Thoreau’s Simple Green Desk Leaves for The Big Apple. Antiques and the Arts Weekly; May 30, 2017

Artscope Magazine's review of Abelardo Morell's Walden: Four Views at the Concord Museum.

The shot heard round the world: Concord, the 'Cradle of Liberty,' is the place to be this weekend. The Lowell Sun's article features Patriots Day events at Concord Museum.

Concord Museum Marks Thoreau Bicentennial. WGBH News; February 28, 2017

Press release for Walden: Four Views by Abelardo Morell, opening to the public on February 10, 2017

"Early Dollhouses in an Exhibit at the Concord Museum," New England Antiques Journal, November 2016

"Weary of success, N.C. Wyeth turned to Thoreau in ‘Concord’ paintings," Boston Globe, May 2016"

"Take Me Out," Harvard Magazine, March/April 2015

"The Art of Baseball exhibit opens at Concord Museum," Concord Journal, April 12, 2015

"Now batting at the Concord Museum: 'The Art of Baseball'," Boston Globe, April 13, 2015

"Open for the season: 'The Art of Baseball'," North Bridge Magazine, Spring/Summer 2015

"Concord Museum exhibit touches all the bases," Lowell Sun, April 16, 2015

"Concord Museum exhibit examines baseball's universal appeal," MetroWest Daily News, May 31, 2015