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.

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Welcome to your National Park

Plan your visit with park information and hours

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April 19, 1775: The First Battle

Learn about the people and events of April 19, 1775!

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Basic Information

Basic park information including directions, operating hours, fees, and passes.

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Things To Do

From ranger programs to the park film, there's a lot to see and do at Minute Man National Historical Park! Find out more here.

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Special Events and Programs 2023

Minute Man NHP hosts many special events throughout the spring, summer and fall. Check out what is going on here!

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Directions & Maps

Directions to Minute Man National Historical Park

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The Great American Outdoors Act

From late fall 2022 through 2025, Minute Man will receive approximately $27 million through the Great American Outdoors Act (GAOA).

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Get Involved!

There are many opportunities to volunteer and get involved in the park! We hope to see you soon!

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Patriots of Color

Learn about local Patriots of color and their contributions during the Revolutionary era

Last updated: August 25, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

North Bridge / Park Head Quarters
174 Liberty St.

Concord, MA 01742


978 369-6993

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