Visitor Information

The Concord School House and Upper Burying Ground welcomes visitors who want to learn more about this site, its history, and its mission.

Second Saturday Public Openings | Special Events | Appointments and Group Tours


Second Saturday Public Openings

In cooperation with our partner sites in Historic Germantown, our site will be open on the second Saturday of each month, from May through October, from noon-4pm. Guided and self-guided tours are available, and no appointment is necessary.

Admission: Free, but the suggested donation is $5 for adults, $3 for children.

Opening dates for 2021:

May 8 | June 12 | July 10 | August 14 | September 11 | October 9

2021 Special Events

Admission: Free to the public during these public events. We do request donations so that we can continue to host them. Guided and self-guided tours will be available.

Memorial Day: May 31, 2021

Site open 12-4pm.

View an album of images from 2020.

Other 2021 events and openings will be announced soon.

2020 Event archive

Historic Germantown Juneteenth Celebration: Special Livestream performance of "The Slave Narratives: 400 Years of Resilience"

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2020

More information.

Fourth of July Celebration and Bell-ringing

Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020

More information.

Back to School at the Old Schoolhouse

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020

Time: 10:00am

Revolutionary Germantown Festival (Germantown Battle Day)

Date: Saturday, October 3, 2020

Time: Site open 11:00AM-5:00PM

Self-guided tours. More information on the Revolutionary Germantown Festival.

Appointments and Group Tours

Appointments and group tours may also be arranged. For information and scheduling, please contact the Program Coordinator at Historic Germantown: programs@freedomsbackyard.com.

phone: 215-844-1683.

You may also write to: info@concordschoolhouse.org.