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Concord
Concord is a city steeped in the history of the sword and the pen. The site of the historic Battle of Lexington and Concord, the city provided the setting for the initiation of the American War of Independence, honored at Minute Man National Historical Park. Concord's literary history is at least as rich. It was here where Thoreau penned Walden, inspired by the kettle pond of the same name, where Emerson philosophized on Self-Reliance and where Louisa May Alcott introduced her Little Women.

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North Bridge
North Bridge
The "shot heard round the world," which signaled the start of the Revolutionary War, was fired from this spot.
Attraction type: Bridges; Historic Sites
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Minute Man National Historical Park
Minute Man National Historical Park
The more than 900 acres of this national park run along the route of the battle of Lexington and Concord.
Attraction type: Battlefields; Historic Sites; National Parks
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Orchard House
Orchard House
House where Louisa May Alcott wrote "Little Women."
Attraction type: Historic Sites; History Museums
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Walden Pond State Reservation
Walden Pond State Reservation
In order to preserve the natural environment, visitors are limited at this site, where Thoreau wrote his famous essays.
Attraction type: Historic Sites; State Parks; Bodies of Water
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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Nineteenth-century luminaries such as Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau are buried here.
Attraction type: Cemeteries
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All places to eat » Places to eat

80 Thoreau
80 Thoreau
Ranked #1 of 48 Restaurants in Concord
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Concord Cheese Shop
The Concord Cheese Shop
Ranked #2 of 48 Restaurants in Concord
Cuisines: International
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Main Streets Market & Cafe
Main Streets Market & Cafe
Ranked #3 of 48 Restaurants in Concord
Price: $15 - $20
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Colonial Inn
The Colonial Inn
Ranked #4 of 48 Restaurants in Concord
Cuisines: American, Bar, Soups
Good for: Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Papa Razzi
Papa Razzi
Ranked #5 of 48 Restaurants in Concord
Price:
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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