The 25 minute multimedia presentation provides an excellent introduction to the story of April 19, 1775.
Learn about the significance of the fighting at Concord's North Bridge and the legacy of the "shot heard round the world."
Join a costumed park ranger at Hartwell Tavern, on the actual Battle Road. Learn about the minute men and see a musket firing demonstration.
Experience three centuries of history and literature as you tour The Wayside: Home of Authors.
Explore a newly-discovered battle site in Lexington. Learn how history, science and technology combined to solve a centuries old mystery!
This short stretch of the Battle Road saw one of the severest skirmishes on April 19, 1775. What factors made this area so deadly?
Last updated: January 23, 2020
North Bridge Visitor Center / Park Head Quarters
174 Liberty St.