Concord Museum

The Concord Museum educates visitors of all ages about the history of Concord and its continuing influence on American political, literary and cultural life. The Museum’s nationally significant collection serves as a catalyst for changing exhibitions, extended classroom learning, dynamic programs and publications relevant to an ever-changing world. Founded in 1886, the Museum is a center of cultural enjoyment for the region and a gateway to the town of Concord for visitors from around the world.

The Concord Museum has been continuously accredited by the American Alliance of Museums since 1973.

Contact Information

53 Cambridge Turnpike Concord, MA 01742


Phone: 978-369-9763


Charlotte Mick   October 11, 2020
Great exhibits, beautiful museum, and friendly staff who can answer any questions you may have!
Deb Miles   September 29, 2020
This was a highlight of our visit to Concord. The Paul Revere gallery was wonderful, but the literary artifacts were amazing. The museum was very careful with the number of people booked in advance and sanitizing. I felt very safe there.
Alexander Parson   September 6, 2020
Nice museum!
Eusebio Gonzalez Sr   August 18, 2020
The great staff with an amazing knowledge of the past history of the town. Very pleased with the safety and protection of me and my family while we visit the museum we will come again soon.!
RoadTrip NewEngland   July 12, 2020
Concord Museum is a great stop in a town with a number of historical house museums. We especially loved seeing Thoreau’s desk
Elle Cunha   January 14, 2020
What a wonderful afternoon we had viewing the Christmas Trees with a book for each
Laurie S.   October 23, 2018
Astounding that so many of America's most important moments in history are documented by the collections of what some would consider to be a "small" museum....
M M   October 8, 2018
Great place to visit. Perfect for the family. Interesting Concord's history. The museum staff are very friendly, the brochures are very informative. The museum have a little store with specialty books and gifts. OMG, the restrooms are immaculate clean. love it.
Super accommodation for the Fun Free Fridays crowd. Spectacularly put together, especially for all ages. The scavenger hunt had everyone engaged in learning, and they threw in a bit of fun!
Ashley P.   June 25, 2018
Great tour and great place to read about everything that went on many many years ago. They're currently in the middle of adding on to the museum and when...