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Ranked #1 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: History Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Museums
Owner description: Historic Educational Plymouth Tours. 17Th Century Living History Your Journey into History Begins Here! Business Not As Usual... more » Owner description: Historic Educational Plymouth Tours. 17Th Century Living History Your Journey into History Begins Here! Business Not As Usual Tour- Pilgrim Economics - Meet Leo Martin, local historian and tour guide, who will take you back in time as he tells stories of struggles, survival, and faith that set the cornerstones of our country. The beginning of industry, free trade, and capitalism began right here. Hear about the relationship between the Pilgrims and Natives and how they worked together in support of each other. Reservations required for all tours. Educational and fun for people of every age! 45 Minute tour. Discover Plymouth's History - a Walking Tour: Hear about the people, places, and events that shaped the beginning of our country as you walk through the historic district of Plymouth on this one hour tour. Includes Town Brook, Brewster Gardens, Plymouth Rock and the waterfront area, Cole's Hill, Leyden Street and Town Square. Reservations required. Forefathers Monument Tour - Located on a hill in historic Plymouth, this hidden gem is the largest free standing solid granite monument in our country. Don't just drive by! Come learn what each of the five statues represents and hear the faith story of the Pilgrims all in one spot. Visit our Museum and our rotating exhibits.All tours require a reservation. Visit our website for more information. « less
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Ranked #2 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
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Ranked #3 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #4 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: America's oldest public museum is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of both Native American and Pilgrim... more » Owner description: America's oldest public museum is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of both Native American and Pilgrim artifacts. « less
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$53* and up
Ranked #5 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Museums; History Museums; Ships; Cultural
This living history museum depicts the life of Pilgrims and Native Americans in early-17th century Massachusetts.
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$39* and up
Ranked #6 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural

This is a beautiful old cemetery high on a hill overlooking Plymouth Harbor. It is one of the oldest cemeteries in America, with gravestones dating back to the 1680's. King's... more »

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Ranked #7 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #8 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Libraries; History Museums; Cultural
This museum is the headquarters for the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.
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Ranked #9 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Ships; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Replica of the ship the Pilgrims sailed to the New World.
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Ranked #10 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Owner description: Plimoth Grist Mill is a restored and fully functioning grist mill located on Town Brook in Plymouth, Massachusetts, only a... more » Owner description: Plimoth Grist Mill is a restored and fully functioning grist mill located on Town Brook in Plymouth, Massachusetts, only a few minutes away from Mayflower II and the waterfront. The mill is a reproduction of the 1636 mill built by the Pilgrims in Plimoth Colony, and construction was completed in 1970. The mill runs on Saturdays and Wednesdays from noon to 3 pm, where you can see our miller grin corn into cornmeal. On non-milling days, let our tour guides show you around and explain the history of the mill from 1636 onwards, discussing the effects local industry had on the environment as well as the steps being taken to preserve the ecology of the Town Brook area today. « less
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Ranked #11 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Howland, the son of two Mayflower passengers, bought this house in 1667.
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Ranked #15 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Art Galleries; Historic Sites; Cultural
Built in 1640, this is Plymouth's oldest house.
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Ranked #16 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Forests; State Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #17 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Other
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Ranked #18 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: Now surrounded by protective pillars, this unimposing rock was allegedly the first piece of land touched by the Pilgrims in... more » Owner description: Now surrounded by protective pillars, this unimposing rock was allegedly the first piece of land touched by the Pilgrims in the New World. « less
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Ranked #20 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #21 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Islands; Beaches; Geologic Formations; Outdoors
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Ranked #22 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Playgrounds; Outdoors
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Ranked #23 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #24 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Built in 1747, this was home to five generations of Spooners over 200 years.
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Ranked #25 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Tours; Cultural
Owner description: Dead of Night Sunset Cemetery Tour. Leisurely walk through historic Plymouth Waterfront area.Plymouth Rock, Mayflower II,... more » Owner description: Dead of Night Sunset Cemetery Tour. Leisurely walk through historic Plymouth Waterfront area.Plymouth Rock, Mayflower II, Coles Hill, Massasoit, Gov,Bradford. King Phillip. Walk through Burial Hill Cemetery. See tombstones dating back to 1600's Pilgrim burial sites, 1st fort. Burial customs & traditions. 90 min. open all year. $13 adults, $10 children 12 years and younger « less
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Ranked #27 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
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Ranked #28 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Built in 1677, this wooden house now hosts demonstrations of 17th-century household practices like spinning and weaving.
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Ranked #29 of 33 attractions in Plymouth
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
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