Basic Information



Minute Man Visitor Center
250 North Great Rd (If using IMaps or MapQuest, use 3151 Marrett Rd. Lexington MA 02421)
Lincoln, MA 01742


From Boston's Logan Airport: Take the Ted Williams Tunnel to the Massachusetts Turnpike. Follow the Pike west to I-95 North. Follow I-95 North to Exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. The Minute Man Visitor Center is located 1-mile west of I-95.

From I-95: Take exit 30B. You will be on Route 2A west. The park is 1-mile west off ramp.

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.

North Bridge and North Bridge Visitor Center:
174 Liberty St. Concord MA.

North Bridge:
Follow directions above. Continue on Rt 2A. for approx. 2.5 miles. Bear right onto Lexington Road. Continue for approx. 3 miles to Concord Center. Take a right onto Monument St. Parking for North Bridge is 0.5 miles on the right.

North Bridge Visitor Center: In Concord Center, take a right onto Monument St. Continue for approx. 1/2 a mile. Cross the River and take a left on Liberty St. The North Bridge Visitor Center is at the top of the hill on your left.

Public Transportation
MBTA Commuter Rail: The Fitchburg Line from Boston's North Station stops at the Concord Depot on Thoreau Street. From the Depot, the North Bridge Unit is a 1.5-mile walk. MBTA Subway/Bus:Ride the MBTA Red Line subway to Alewife Station.From Alewife, take the 76 Bus to the Old Mass Ave & Marrett Road stop in Lexington.Ask the driver to point out the stop to you.NOTE: This bus runs Monday to Saturday but NOT ON SUNDAY.

Interested in accessing the park from Boston and going on a wonderful one-way eight-mile hike? Take the MBTA Subway/Bus as described above, which drops you off by the Battle Road Trail.Walk a short distance west to the Minute Man Visitor Center. Continue on the Battle Road Trail to Meriam's Corner.Continue through Concord Center on the sidewalk to the North Bridge area.Walk back through Concord Center to the Depot and return via MBTA Commuter Rail.

The Liberty Ride, a guided bus tour of Lexington and Concord run by the Town of Lexington, makes stops throughout the park, including Minute Man Visitor Center, Hartwell Tavern, Meriam's Corner, North Bridge and several other locations.Tickets may be purchased on the bus.

North Bridge Visitor Center is located at 174 Liberty St. Concord MA 01742 For Minute Man Visitor Center please use the following addresses: Google Maps: 250 North Great Rd. Lincoln MA 01773. IMaps or MapQuest: 3151 Marrett Rd. Lexington MA 02421

North Bridge Visitor Center: Open daily, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. through October 30, 2016

Minute Man Visitor Center: Open daily, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. through October 30, 2016

Hartwell Tavern 
Summer hours, June 18 - August 13, 2016: Wednesday - Sunday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Fall hours, August 17 - October 30, 2016: Wednesday and Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

The Wayside: Home of Authors 
Summer hours, June 18 - August 13, 2016: Monday, Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m - 5:30 p.m. Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Fall hours, August 14 - October 30, 2016: Monday and Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Whittemore House
Summer hours, June 18 - August 13: Monday and Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Fall hours, August 16 - October 27: Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Minute Man National Historical Park

The grounds of Minute Man National Historical Park are open daily, sunrise to sunset. Parking lot gates close at sunset.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Monday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Tuesday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Wednesday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Thursday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Friday: Sunrise - Sunset
  • Saturday: Sunrise - Sunset

Reservations for Field Trips
Please see Teachers: Plan A Field Trip for more information.

The Road to Revolution
There is no fee to see The Road to Revolution.
Group Reservations:
 Groups of 15 people or more may make a reservation to ensure a particular show time. Reservations can be made online Please note that there is a fee of $1.50 per person for reservations.

Wayside: Home of Authors

Adults $7.00
Seniors and Students over 17 with ID's $5.00
Children under 17 Free
Group Tours $150.00

For group tour information, call (978) 318 - 7826.

Federal Pass Program

Effective July 11, 2016 Minute Man NHP is no longer selling Annual Passes and Golden Age passes. For more information about the pass program, visit:

Free passes: Military, Access, and Every Kid in a Park will continue to be available at Minute Man Visitor Center, June 19 -October 30.

Special Use Permits

Call (978) 318 - 7828

Entrance Fees:

Minute Man Fees - $0.00

No fee to visit Minute Man Visitor Center, North Bridge Visitor Center Hartwell Tavern, Whittemore House or park grounds. The Wayside: Home of Authors tour fee: Adults $7.00 Seniors and Students with ID $5.00. Children under 17 free.


Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

North Bridge Visitor Center / Park Head Quarters
174 Liberty St.

Concord, MA 01742


(978) 369-6993
Main number. North Bridge Visitor Center Front Desk, located in Concord, MA. 978-318-7810 Minute Man Visitor Center Main Number, located in Lexington, MA 781-674-1920

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