Visit The Robbins House
June, July & August: 11-4
September, October: 11-4
(Open Fri-Sun + Columbus Day)
Meet historian Richard Smith and Nikki Turpin from the Robbins House at the Thoreau house replica near the main parking lot, for a conversation about Thoreau’s night in jail and his essay Civil Disobedience. This is an essay that Martin Luther King Jr. and so many activists read an admired.
Continue the conversation about civil disobedience historic and present day, on a guided walk on Walden’s accessible trail to the Thoreau house site. Program best suited for ages 8 and up.
Co-sponsored by Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation and the Walden Woods Project