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“Great walk and history lesson on this trail!”
Review of Battle Road Trail

Ranked #7 of 34 things to do in Concord
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This route follows the trail taken by the British on their retreat to Boston after the battle of Lexington and Concord.
Reviewed August 26, 2017

My wife and I walked this trail from Lexington to Concord and made sure that we read all of the plaques as well as take in the historical scenery during our journey.

Thank StocksMan
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"hartwell tavern"
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"visitor center"
in 11 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"multimedia presentation"
in 6 reviews
"information boards"
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"paul revere"
in 5 reviews
"costumed guides"
in 2 reviews
"historical markers"
in 2 reviews
"pleasant walk"
in 2 reviews
"capture site"
in 2 reviews
"lexington green"
in 2 reviews
"boston area"
in 3 reviews
"history buff"
in 3 reviews
"minute man national historical park"
in 2 reviews
"across the street"
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"new england"
in 2 reviews
"parking lot"
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Easy parking along the route allows for several shorter walks along the trail. Placards along the way are very informative. My one suggestion would be that homes be clearly marked as to whether they can be entered or not. Several private residences were well marked, but a couple buildings were not and one in particular looked lived in as I stood on their porch!

Thank Joe P
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

If your not up to date with your history I would tell you to go to the Lexington Vistor Center first. They put on a wonderful presentation on what happened in this area. There are lots of areas to park a car and walk around. The Olde Bridge area is also a great place to walk around.

Thank cathymur
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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Watch the 20-30 minute multi media presentation FIRST! It's really well done and will give you a much better appreciation of what you are walking along as you go. Great stops along the way to take in the history. The trail is several miles and worth the walk but if it's hit you can drive and there are parking lots at all the major sites.

Thank MarkK783
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Go to National park visitor center to get a map of all the sights along the road. Be sure to go to Hartwell Tavern.

Thank jbwhitehouse
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