Honoring Veterans in November

Speaking of sacrifice, volunteer Ed Hurley, dressed in 18th century clothes speaks of the sacrifice of veterans.
Volunteer Ed Hurley talks about sacrafice

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News Release Date: October 30, 2017

Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-318-7833

Concord, MA. For November,  events at Minute Man National Historical Park celebrate the sacrifices made by those who came before us- join us to reflect upon the sacrifices of those who served on the first day of the American Revolution, . On Veterans Day, you can join us to reflect upon those who fought on April 19, 1775, and to hear about women who served in World War 1.

Honoring Sacrifice

Date & Time. 11/11/2017 11:00 AM and  2:30 PM.

Fee Information:Free.

Meet a park ranger at North Bridge and learn about the minute men and the day they answered the call to arms.

Margaret and The Red Cross at The Wayside.
Date & Time. 11/11/2017 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Fee Information. Fee are wavied.
Commemorate the U.S.and Concord involvement in WWI.  Discover the
involvement of Concord residents in the war, including Margaret Lothrop, the last owner of The Wayside, and her involvement in the Red Cross in France. Tour The Wayside.

North Bridge Visitor Center: 174 Liberty St. Concord MA. 01742
Open Daily, April 1 - November 4, 2017, 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Open Tuesday - Saturday, November 7 - December 30, 2017, March 6-31, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving (November 23) and Christmas Day (December 25).
Closed January, February reopens 7 days, April 2018

Minute Man Visitor Center: Rt 2A, Lexington (half-mile off of Rt 128/I95, exit 30B
Open Daily, April 1 - November 4, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed December, January, February and March - reopens April 2018.

To learn more about this and other park offerings of Minute Man National Historical Park, including the Junior Ranger program, The Wayside, ranger-led tours, and upcoming special events stop by the North Bridge Visitor Center at 174 Liberty Street, Concord, MA, or contact Minute Man National Historical Park at (978) 369-6993, or visit www.nps.gov/mima.



Last updated: November 1, 2017

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Concord, MA 01742


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