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Our primary concern is for the safety and well-being of our visitors and volunteers. In response to concerns around limiting the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), we have made the decision to close the Robbins House to the public effective until further notice.

Thank you for your understanding, flexibility, and support during these challenging times. We hope to reschedule many of the postponed events and programs and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Robbins House soon.

Visit The Robbins House

June, July & August: 11-4
(Closed Tuesdays)
September, October: 11-4
(Open Fri-Sun + Columbus Day)

320 Monument Street
Concord MA
(Located opposite the Old North Bridge)

(978) 254-1745
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RiverFest at the Summer Solstice

2015 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday, June 21st

Add to your enjoyment of the Summer Solstice by exploring the environs of the Old Manse & Robbins House:

4 – 6 pm, Garden talks: Join the Trustees of Reservations and Gaining Ground in the garden at the Old Manse to learn about this re-creation of the garden first planted in 1842 by Henry David Thoreau and Robbins House resident John Garrison.

4:30 – 6:30 pm, Robbins Open House: Learn about Concord’s early African-American history at The Robbins House, built for the son and daughter of slavery survivor and Revolutionary War veteran Caesar Robbins in the early 1800s.

6 & 7 pm, Old Manse Open House: Enjoy free admission for a tour of the Old Manse, a property of the Trustees of Reservations and the historic home of Emerson and Hawthorne, situated on the banks of the Concord River.


4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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The Old Manse
269 Monument Street
Concord, 01742 United States
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