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North Bridge

174 Liberty Street, Minuteman National Historical Park, Concord, MA 01742-1705
+1 978-369-6993
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The "shot heard round the world," which signaled the start of the Revolutionary War, was fired from this spot.
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174 Liberty Street, Minuteman National Historical Park, Concord, MA 01742-1705
+1 978-369-6993
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I loved introducing my grand niece and nephew visiting from Oklahoma to American history here at the Old North Bridge and visitor center where I used to bring their Dad. It's a fun place to explore and let the kids run around in nature. We...More

Thank thornegagnon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife visited North Bridge when we were on tour from our cruise to Boston. I am a history buff so a visit to Lexington and Concord were a no brainer. our tour wasn't very long, but it was great to be at the spot...More

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must for all ages. This is especially great for the history buff or for kids learning about this period in time. The last time I had been here I was between 7 and 10 and now bringing my kids back it is...More

Thank wranglernwss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a nice park. This is a must see if you are in the area. They have a short video to give you the history of the area.

Thank S. H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went in the early evening and enjoyed a quite walk around the battlefield with the kids. not too many people are out walking then so good opportunity to see it unimpeded. the water is mirror like. not clear but very reflective. it was a...More

Thank hjr9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are many revolutionary war/ pre war sights in Boston, but for me, this is the absolute must visit sight in the area. The significance of the first real battle is felt here, and the surrounding area is just a beautiful peaceful place. Also the...More

Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a major stop during a historical tour we took of Boston, Lexington and Concord. It was amazing to see actual battlefields of battles that took place. There was an incredible amount of history here and it was an honor to see it.

Thank James A
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I've been to North Bridge many times, as well as the nearby Olde Manse. Peaceful place, wonderful to explore and learn about our nation's revolution, and to contemplate history and where we are now. It's well maintained, with clean facilities and knowledgeable staff. In the...More

Thank Deb O
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were greeted by a officer in uniform of the era. Very knowledgeable of the events of the day. A visit worth taking if you are in the area. "The first shots of the Revolutionary war".

Thank John G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I wish this could be seen by all citizens of our nation. This is truly a sacred place in our history. The grounds are immaculately maintained. The course through the entire site is very well marked out and easy to follow. The statue of the...More

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Mavis C
How far to walk from the train station
13 June 2017|
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Response from 332pjp | Reviewed this property |
Google maps says it's 1.4 miles or 28 minutes by foot, or 4 minutes by car. Either way, it's a pleasant journey along residential streets and through Concord Center.