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“Timeless Rock!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Plymouth Rock

Plymouth Rock
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Private Day Trip From Boston to Plimoth Plantation
Ranked #7 of 68 things to do in Plymouth
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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.
Moscow, Idaho
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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“Timeless Rock!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2013

I have been to the rock before when I was 5 years old. I have fond memories of my trip then and returning to plymouth. The rock hasn't changed!

Visited September 2012
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“Don't get it!”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2013

This is a summary of Plymouth Rock...once there was a important rock that stood right here...before it was broken off and moved several time before being returned to this same spot...at one third the orginal size...and is now protected against any further vadalism which is not working very well...which is suppose to be the first giant rock that the Pilgrims walked on upon arrival..so why is this an important historical landmark?

Visited December 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“American history”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2013 via mobile

I live the next town over so I have seen the Plymouth Rock hundreds of times however my aunt was visiting in October , from Ireland and we spent the day walking through Plymouth center down to Brewster gardens which leads to the Plymouth waterfront, where the rock is located the walk through Brewster gardens is lovely with well landscaped gardens separated by a flowing river running through it and lots of lush green grass. On the water front is the rock, a replica of the mayflower many signs and pictures of how it looked there in the 1600s with historical facts for interesting reading. There are many restaraunts bars and ice cream shops try Ziggys for an extra lg scoop I love depending time there in the summer they also have live music on Wednesday nights!

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Forney, Texas
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91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
“Worth seeing -- once.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2012

It was our first time in Massachusetts, and so we had to say that we'd seen Plymouth Rock. It was, well, a rock. Neat to see, but not worth the trip in and of itself. However, next to it is the Mayflower II, a recreation of the Pilgrims' ship. Now, that was cool! But as for Plymouth Rock -- see it, spent a minute or two getting pictures, and then move on.

Visited November 2012
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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9 attraction reviews
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“It's a rock”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2012

Tremendous historical importance but come on; its a rock. I visited this attraction for about 34 seconds, which is probably above average (i was trying to read the graffiti

Visited July 2012
Thank Jeff M
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