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Pilgrim Hall Museum

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Lots of historical pieces

This was an informative museum with lot of historical pieces. There is a video in the basement... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nicole B
See original artifacts from the Pilgrims

This museum was a great introduction to Plymouth and the pilgrims. The movie is really informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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America's oldest public museum is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of both Native American and Pilgrim artifacts.
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75 Court St, Plymouth, MA 02360-3823
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Reviewed yesterday

This was an informative museum with lot of historical pieces. There is a video in the basement section that is about 10-15 minutes long. Very informative.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum was a great introduction to Plymouth and the pilgrims. The movie is really informative and then they had many rooms of genuine artifacts from the passengers of the Mayflower. The staff were really friendly and helpful. We left well educated! (Plus there is...More

Thank 5megk
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum offers a short movie about the pilgrims from the Mayflower. There are original items owned by Mayflower passengers on display. If you have Mayflower ancestors, this really makes it a more meaningful experience, though it is also an excellent history experience for the...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many wonderful relics here including Bibles belonging to some of the Pilgrims, household items, etc. There is a 15 minute video entitled "One Small Candle" which is really good and gives good Pilgrim history... I very much enjoyed this place.

Thank CAROL Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entry fee is a bit pricey for the size of this museum, but it contains lots of 17th century artifacts, which made it worth it, imo. For example, see a chair and bible belonging to William Bradford, Mayflower passenger and longtime Governor. Impressive paintings,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Without this very interesting museum the trip to Plymouth would have been a complete waste of time. Much of the rest of the town was shut on a Tuesday!

Thank Are J
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Not the largest museum in the world but very insightful on the history of the Pilgrims and Plymouth. A fair amount of original artifacts that came over on the Mayflower which was pretty neat to see and the museum set the stage for a better...More

Thank Tangletown
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We were out of time, so we just strolled through this area and didn't go into the museum. The grounds had a lot of interesting monuments and plaques. There's a fee for the museum, but there is no fee to check out the surrounding area...More

Thank KatWat39
Reviewed May 29, 2018

We stopped by here as so many others were still closed prior to memorial day. There were a lot of intresting artifacts and it was cool to see some of the items that were used by the people that came over on the Mayflower. It...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This is a very interesting and well laid out museum which explains the history of the 'Pilgrim settlement' in an accessible way and with a large number of artifacts linked to named Mayflower passengers and their descendants. It also seeks to explain how this settlement...More

Thank Martyn W
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Theresa H
December 30, 2016|
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Response from histbuff0313 | Reviewed this property |
1.5 hrs Including the film should be sufficient. Limited seating for the film could add extra time. It will depend how many are in your group and how many other people are there.
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Dustin D
May 10, 2016|
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Response from Ray A | Reviewed this property |
All this is very clear on their website: Admission fees are $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens (62+), $6 for children (6-15), and $25 for a family (2 adults with their children aged 6-15). Residents of Plymouth... More
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