Famous for its role in the American Revolution, more than two centuries later Lexington boasts a proud patriotic heritage. Walk in the footsteps of the early patriots at the Battle Green and Minute Man National Historical Park, or visit Lexington’s three historic houses. You can ride along the historic Battle Road trail on the Liberty Ride trolley while your costumed guide recounts the exciting events of April 19, 1775, and the literary legacy that defined American identity and culture.

Located 10 miles (16 km) from Downtown Boston and adjacent to Concord.

Top attractions: Battle Green, the Minuteman Statue, Old Belfry, Buckman Tavern, Hancock Clarke House, Monroe Tavern, the Old Burying Group, Lexington Visitor Center.

For more information, visit TourLexington.