The 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, where you can also find information on the Friends of Walden Pond, an activity of the Thoreau Society. Our staff is on hand to answer your questions.
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.
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