Henry Hikes Literary Train Tour

henry hikes page

Pre-registration is required!

Seats are limited! Includes Free Train Ride!!

  Click here to register.

 This program is brought you by: 

  • Concord Free Public Library
  • Fitchburg Public Library
  • Concord Museum
  • Keolis Commuter Services
  • Massachusetts Center for the Book
  • Mass Literacy
  • Mass Poetry
  • Strengthening Families 


11:25 am - Train leaves Concord for Fitchburg.

12:11 pm - Meet the Concord families at the Fitchburg Station.

Walk to Riverfront Park for a story walk, journal making, snacks and black raspberry ice cream. 

1:00 pm - Return to the station to board the train.

1:23 pm - Train departs for Concord

Activities on the train. 

2:05 pm - Arrive at Concord Depot.

Walk to the Concord Free Public Library for a short, fun-filled visit including crafts and a meeting with Sally Sanford, author of Henry and the Huckleberries and Ilse Plume, Illustrator.

3:50 pm - Return to the Concord Depot.

4:10 pm - Train to Fitchburg departs.

4:58 pm - Arrive back in Fitchburg to rest after a fun-filled day.