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Orchard House: Home of the Alcotts
Museum
Lexington Road
Concord MA , 01742
Phone: (978)369-5617
FAX: (978)369-1367
Institution Contact(s):
  Heather Wager, Assistant Director for Preservation and Collections (978)369-5617
Hours: M-F 11:00AM-3:00PM Sa 10:00AM-4:30PM Su 1:00PM-4:30PM
Seasonal Hours:
  April 1-October 31: M-Sa 10:00AM-4:30PM Su 1:00PM-4:30PM
Closings: Closed the first two weeks of January
Holidays Open:
  Open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Gift shop
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Heather Wager, Assistant Director for Preservation and Collections (978)369-5617
FAX: (978)369-1367
Hours: M-F, by appointment
Closings: Closed the first two weeks of January
Collections: 1
Formats: 1 linear foot of manuscripts 10 linear feet of archives 3 linear feet of photographs 2 linear feet of pamphlets 1 linear foot of video tapes 1 linear feet of ephemera
Collection Description:
  Louisa May Alcott Memorial Association Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on cameras
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  General repository guide Guide to photographic collection
Directions: FROM ROUTE 128 (I-95): Take exit 30B (Route 2A West) to Concord and Hanscom AFB. Continue on 2A until you come to a fork in the road and a sign directing you to Concord Center. Bear right onto Lexington Road. Orchard House is on the right about one mile before Concord Center. FROM ROUTE 2 EAST: After passing the Concord Correctional Facility, take a left at the first set of lights by the Paparazzi Restaurant. Follow Elm Street to Main Street. After passing the shopping area, bear right onto Lexington Road. Orchard House is less than one mile down on the left. FROM ROUTE 2 WEST: At the second set of traffic lights after passing over Route 128, follow the sign to Concord Center (straight ahead). The Mobil station will be on your left. Take the first right onto Hawthorne Lane and go to the end of the road. The Wayside Parking Lot is on the left at the end of the street. As you exit the lot, Orchard House is across the street to the left.
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