Directions & Transportation

There are many ways to access Minute Man National Historical Park. Follow the links below for specific directions and maps related to both the Minute Man Visitors Center on the historic Batte Road, and the North Bridge Visitors Center in Concord.

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Minute Man Visitor Center

250 North Great Road, Lincoln MA 01773

* Note: Vehicle Navigation Systems and GPS units may provide inaccurate information. Please use the brown informational signs for directions from Interstate exits for wayfinding.
GPS for Minute Man Visitor Center Parking Lot is: 42.448798, -71.273326
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 Visitors Center

174 Liberty St. Concord, MA 01742
GPS for North Bridge Visitor Center Parking Lot is: 42.471226, -71.353360
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. http://www.mbta.com
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. http://www.mbta.com

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.
 

Park Maps and Brochures

Access park maps and brochures by clicking the link below.

 
 

 

Parking Lots At Minute Man National Historical Park

Brooks Hill parking lot

42.453132, -71.307942
SPACES
14 Total
0 Oversized
This parking lot is approximately 1 mile west of Hartwell Tavern on Rt 2A. Access to the Battle Road Trail
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 14
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 0
   
   
 

Fiske Hill/Old Mass Ave

42.447426, -71.263899
SPACES
22 Total
0 Oversized
This parking lot is just off of Rt. 2A in Lexington near the eastern trailhead of the Battle Road Trail
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 22
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 0
   
   
 

Fiske Hill/Wood Street parking lot

42.44811, -71.25654
SPACES
10 Total
0 Oversized
This parking lot sits at the eastern trailhead of the Battle Road Trail at the corner of Old Mass Ave and Wood Street, Lexington.
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 10
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 0
   
   
 

Hartwell Tavern parking lot

42.451185, -71.292224
SPACES
95 Total
3 Oversized
This parking lot is on Rt 2A approximately 1 mile east of Minute Man Visitor Center. Access to Hartwell Tavern, William Smith House and Battle Road Trail
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 4
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 4
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 95
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 3
   
   
 

Meriam's Corner parking lot

42.458533, -71.321945
SPACES
21 Total
0 Oversized
This parking lot is on Lexington Road in Concord, at the western trailhead of the Battle Road Trail
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 21
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 0
   
   
 

Minute Man Visitor Center parking lot

42.449288459, -71.272703364
SPACES
28 Total
12 Oversized
This is the main visitor parking lot for Minute Man Visitor Center off of Rt. 2A in Lincoln MA, less than one mile from the I-95/128 exit 30B. Here you can access the Battle Road Trail.
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 3
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 3
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 28
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 12
   
   
 

North Bridge Visitor Center parking lot

42.472213, -71.353064
SPACES
44 Total
5 Oversized
This parking lot is located on Liberty St. near North Bridge Visitor Center. From there it is a 5 minute/quarter mile walk to the North Bridge.
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 3
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 3
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 44
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 5
   
   
 

North Bridge/Monument Street parking lot

42.468715, -71.348257
SPACES
58 Total
4 Oversized
This is the parking lot, on Monument Street, Concord, that is closest to the North Bridge
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 3
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 3
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 58
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 4
   
   
 

Paul Revere Capture Site parking lot

42.448986, -71.278506
SPACES
25 Total
0 Oversized
This parking lot is a short distance west of Minute Man Visitor Center, on Rt 2A. Here you can access the Battle Road Trail and Paul Revere Capture Site
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 25
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 0
   
   
 

The Wayside parking lot

42.45781, -71.333119
SPACES
22 Total
2 Oversized
This is the parking lot for The Wayside, on Lexington Road, Concord.
Standard Hours
Sun: From sunrise to sunset
Mon: From sunrise to sunset
Tue: From sunrise to sunset
Wed: From sunrise to sunset
Thu: From sunrise to sunset
Fri: From sunrise to sunset
Sat: From sunrise to sunset
Amenities:
Accessible Lot: Yes
Number of ADA-designated spaces: 1
Number of ADA van-accessible spaces: 1
Number of ADA step-free spaces: 0
Total number of spaces: 22
Number of oversize vehicle spaces: 2
   
   
 

Last updated: March 9, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

North Bridge / Park Head Quarters
174 Liberty St.

Concord, MA 01742

Phone:

(978) 369-6993

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