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Minute Man Visitor Center

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Once again the National Park Service delivers

If for no other reason to go see the movie. Extremely well done. What a great way to grasp what... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
wacotom
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Leander, Texas
Very Impressive Movie / Presentation on Lexington / Concord History from 1775

We visited the Minuteman Visitor Center (Lexinton) after visiting Concord sites and were extremely... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
murphy8812
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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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250 N Great Rd, Off Route 2A Near The Eastern End Of The Park Entrance, Lincoln, MA 01773-1702
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

If for no other reason to go see the movie. Extremely well done. What a great way to grasp what took place in 1775 leading up to the declaration of independence. We started in Lexington and this just tied together the pieces. The rangers on...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

We visited the Minuteman Visitor Center (Lexinton) after visiting Concord sites and were extremely impressed with the 20+ minute unique presentation they provided. Covered the history of April 1775 in a very unique and thought provoking way. My wife and i said this was one...More

Thank murphy8812
Reviewed 8 July 2018

It's a five minute walk - a charming walk - from the parking lot to the visitor center. It's hard to fathom that the first real battle of the Revolutionary War took place in those woods as the militia battled the British regulars. The 20...More

Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This trip to the Battle Road area was a highlight of our weeklong trip to Boston. For starters, the volunteer monitoring the interpretive movie made room for the 3 of us at the last minute. We got the last 3 seats in the theatre! The...More

Thank scooterwa2
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is where I stopped first to get an overview of Minute Man National Park. It was worth it! I got maps; a perspective of what this park is about- April 18-19th, 1775; and what to see. The park rangers were very helpful, friendly and...More

Thank Wildflower01945
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Happened upon this place by chance actually. My teenage daughter really enjoyed the exhibits and the super friendly and knowledgeable staff. Any time my teen and I both enjoy a historical exhibit, I know it was a great place.

Thank Lori K
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The visitor centre is set in a nice park and provides an informative presentation. If you have to time, and are fit enough, then I recommend walking here from Concord (get the other half to pick you up afterwards). There are a number of Historic...More

Thank willf
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Go here first! Loads of information. Clean inside, nice layout. Theatre shows introduction to the battle. We were there on a Saturday. Easy parking. At 1:00 there was a fife and drum band march that ends at the bleachers.

Thank kpocampo
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great descriptions of the battles and the people who brought you the April morning in 1775. It remains rural and protected, and it's easy to envision what the minutemen and locals went through. Excellent hiking trails, and informative signage, displays and video. Great overview for...More

Thank MHCalum
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a great place to start your Lexington/Concord history lesson and decide what interests you the most for further exploration. It sums up April 19th clearly and without being too gory. It is a presentation for all ages. I am a local and always...More

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