Events

Three Cemeteries Tour

Hear the voices of the silent stones in concord’s cemeteries on this 90 minute tour. Scenic, wooded Sleepy Hollow is the most famous, with highlights including the magnificent Melvin Memorial and the graves of Concord’s literary giants: Alcott, Emerson, Hawthorne, and Thoreau. The Hill Burying Ground and the South Burying Ground are the resting places of Revolutionary War heroes and their ancestors back to the 1600s. This tour is approximately 2 miles.

Walking tours depart from the Concord Visitor Center located at 58 Main Street at 4 pm rain or shine. Reservations are NOT required, however you can purchase tickets ahead of time or come into the Visitor Center before 4 pm. Call 978-318-3061 or email visitors@concordma.gov. Private tours can be arranged for groups of 4 or more at any time by calling or emailing the Visitor Center.