Lexington and Concord Tours
Who can resist visiting these beautiful historic New England towns? It was here that the American Revolution began on April 19, 1775.
Visit the sites and learn the stories of that fateful day: Lexington Battle Green, Buckman’s Tavern, Battle Road, Hartwell Tavern, site of Paul Revere’s capture, North Bridge in Concord.
See the homes of Concord’s iconic Transcendentalists: Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathanial Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau, as well as their bucolic burial spot on Authors’ Ridge in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. Drive by and even stop at Thoreau’s Walden Pond.
Stroll the preserved early 19th-century Concord Main Street and green, filled with charming restaurants and shops, including the Concord Bookshop. Perhaps have lunch at the 300-year-old Colonial Inn.
Suggested length: 6 or 7 hours