Lexington Train Depot / Historical Society


The Battle Road Byway is rife with architectural gems. From humble colonial mills and homesteads to the self-designed homes of famous modernists like Walter Gropius, a broad section of America’s architectural history is on display on the Byway. Historic preservation, restoration, and reconstruction efforts are constantly underway, demonstrating the interplay between managing the historic resources of our built environment while keeping up with the expectations and trends of contemporary society.