• The North Bridge, Concord MA.

    Minute Man

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Plan Your Visit

MINUTE MAN NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK is located 22 miles outside of Boston within the towns of Lexington, Lincoln and Concord, Massachusetts. The park commemorates the opening battles of the American Revolution on April 19, 1775 by protecting, preserving and interpreting the significant historic sites, structures, landscapes, events and ideas embodied by these events.

We invite you to experience Minute Man National Historical Park for yourself. To learn more about Park sites to visit and the programs and events we offer, click on the Things To Do link.

Did You Know?

minute men behind a stone wall

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...