Patriot's Day Weekend, 2020 will be held on Saturday, April 18 [Battle Road and Patriot Vigil], Sunday, April 19 [Dawn Salute, Sudbury march, Search of Barrett Farm], and Monday, April 20 [Patriot's Day/Lexington Green/North Bridge Fight].
Pre-registration (invitation only) is required for all reenactment units and participants. Registration materials will be sent directly to unit commanders. However, all registered participants are responsible for complying with event safety and authenticity standards. See the links below for more information.
Patriots Day Events Participant Schedule
Minute Man NHP Historic Weapons Requirements
Minute Man NHP Living History Authenticity Standards
If you have any questions, please contact Park Ranger Jim Hollister, (978) 318 - 7829 e-mail us
Directions for ParticipantsDirections to Minute Man Visitor Center, Lexington
From I-95: Take exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. The visitor center is 1/2 mile west off ramp on the right. Park map https://www.nps.gov/mima/planyourvisit/maps.htm
From MassPike: Take I-95 Exit (exit 14) and follow above directions.
From Route 2: Follow Route 2 to I-95 North. Proceed north one exit to 30B. Follow directions above. Paul Revere Capture site: Follow directions above.
Major John Buttrick House / North Bridge Visitor Center: 174 Liberty St. Concord MA 01742
Follow directions for Minute Man Visitor Center. Continue on Rt 2A. for approx. 2.5 miles. Bear right onto Lexington Road. Continue for approx. 3 miles to Concord Center. In Concord Center, take a right onto Monu-ment St. Continue for approx. 1/2 mile. Cross the River and take a left on Liberty St. The North Bridge Visitor Center parking is at the top of the hill on your left. The Major John Buttrick House is the large, yellow colonial across the street. Park map https://www.nps.gov/mima/planyourvisit/maps.htm
Hartwell Tavern: 101 North Great Road, Lincoln MA 01773
From I-95: Take exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. Hartwell Tavern parking area is 1.5-miles west off ramp on the right (you will pass by the entrance to Hanscom Dr. and Air Terminal on the right). Park map https://www.nps.gov/mima/planyourvisit/maps.htm
Last updated: February 27, 2020