The Shop at Walden Pond

Walden Pond signThe Shop at Walden Pond is located at 915 Walden Street, Concord, MA across the street from Walden Pond, where Henry D. Thoreau, the great American philosopher and writer, spent two years, two months, and two days in a cabin he built and where he supported himself by manual labor. The Shop is located at the Walden Pond State Reservation headquarters. Our staff is on hand to answer your questions.

Shop Hours:

January – February: weekends only (*see note), 10 am – 4 pm
March – October: 10 am – 6 pm 
November – December: 10 am – 5 pm

*Closed Christmas until weekend of Martin Luther King Day. **eStore is open year-round.

***SHOP AT WALDEN POND IS OPEN WEATHER PERMITTING, IT'S BEST TO CALL BEFORE YOUR VISIT TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE OPEN

                                              

Contact Information:

The Shop at Walden Pond located directly across from Walden Pond on Rt. 126.

The Thoreau Society Shop at Walden Pond
915 Walden Street
Concord, Massachusetts 01742

phone: (978) 287-5477
fax: (978) 287-5620

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