A Revolution begins - A Nation is born.
At Minute Man National Historical Park the opening battle of the Revolution is brought to life as visitors explore the battlefields and structures associated with April 19, 1775, and witness the American revolutionary spirit through the writings of the Concord authors.
We currently offer education programs for students of all ages, designed to align with current Massachusetts curriculum standards.Read More
Things To Do
Click the "Things To Do" link for a complete listing of Park sites, daily Ranger programs and special events.Read More
Revolution in Massachusetts
The National Park Service is hosting a series of living history events highlighting several key events of the American Revolution in Massachusetts.Read More
Did You Know?
The first battle of the American Revolution began at dawn, April 19, 1775, with a one-sided British victory in Lexington. 8 militiamen were killed and 10 wounded. It ended that evening with the British Regulars fighting for their lives on the road to Boston against nearly 4,000 Colonial militiamen. More...