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North Bridge in Concord, MA - famous for the "shot heard 'round the world," & the monument built in 1836 commemorating the battle in 1775. These grounds are where local Minutemen experienced their 1st American Revolutionary War victory by forcing the British to retreat back to Boston on April 19, 1775. #RevolutionaryWar

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Here are the graves of Henry David Thoreau, Louisa May Alcott, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, as well as their families.

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North Bridge where "the shot heard 'round the world" that started the American Revolution happened. Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts.

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Concord, MA

For a city that has more than 300 years of US history embedded into its past, Concord, Massachusetts is a historical attraction that you won't want to miss! http://www.littlethingstravel.com/

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Louisa May Alcott

Orchard House in Concord. Home of Louisa May Alcott and setting of Little Women. #littlewomen

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