Plymouth, Massachusetts

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Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA

Attractions in Plymouth, Massachusetts

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • 1749 Court House and Museum

    Town Square
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-830-4075
    The oldest wooden courthouse in existence in the country, this courthouse was built in 1749 and retains its period authenticity architecturally, as well as standing on the spot that was used as far...
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  • Harlow Old Fort House

    119 Sandwich Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-0012
    This historic structure, dating to 1677, now functions as a museum and offers craft demonstrations, as well as tours hosted by period costumed guides who relate the history of Old Colony Plymouth.
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  • Hedge House

    126 Water Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-0012
    This Federal style home was first built in the early Nineteenth Century by a Plymouth merchant and ship owner, and now serves as the headquarters of the Plymouth Antiquarian Society, is furnished...
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  • Jabez Howland House

    33 Sandwich Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-9590
    This house is the only known surviving house that was once the residence of a Mayflower passenger; the house was then owned by the son of the original pilgrims, and is of particular interest because...
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  • Jenney Grist Mill

    6 Spring Lane
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-747-4544
    A mill was originally constructed on this spot in 1636, being America’s first grist mill, which operated continually until 1847, when it was destroyed by fire; the reconstructed mill still uses the...
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  • Spooner House Museum

    27 North Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-0012
    This charming house takes one through the history of the Spooner family and the history that the family lived through and reflected; having been continuously occupied by five successive generations...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Forefather's Monument

    Allerton Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-1620
    The largest granite monument in the United States, this monument portrays the heroic figure of a personified Faith with her foot on Plymouth Rock, and her finger pointing heavenwards; below the main...
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  • Plymouth Rock

    Water Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    This famous rock marks the spot where the Pilgrims first set foot in the New World in their quest for religious freedom and tolerance, while holding the high ideal of building a country that would...
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Plymouth Public Library

    132 South Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-830-4250
    Not only does the Plymouth Public Library offer a vast collection of books and reference materials that cover a wide range of subjects, this library houses special collections and materials having to...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Art Complex Museum, The

    189 Alden Street
    Duxbury, MA 02332
    Duxbury
    781-934-6634
    Housed in a splendid modern structure, and found in nearby Duxbury, this museum features changing exhibitions of contemporary art, as well as exhibitions of its permanent collections that include...
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  • Cranberry World Visitor's Center

    225 Water Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-747-2350
    In downtown Plymouth, one will find the Ocean Spray sponsored Cranberry World that features exhibits that trace the history and procedures involved in the cultivation of cranberries.
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  • Mayflower II

    State Pier
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-1622
    This faithful reproduction of the Mayflower includes a host of educational exhibits that trace the history and show the sailing techniques involved in the historic voyage of the original Mayflower in...
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  • Mayflower Society Museum

    4 Winslow Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-2590
    With a museum, a library and more, this organization strives to help the many descendents of those who braved the journey to the New World aboard the Mayflower to trace their lineage and learn the...
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  • Pilgrim Hall Museum

    75 Court Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-1620
    This museum chronicles the brave struggle of the Pilgrims who came to the New World for freedom of religion and belief, and showcases such objects of interest as the William Bradford Bible, Peregrine...
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  • Plimoth Plantation

    137 Warren Avenue
    Plymouth, MA 02362
    508-746-1622
    This living history museum brings history to life with costumed re-enactors and guides who demonstrate the way of life in 17th century Plymouth. Plimoth Plantation has a large collection of...
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Tours & Cruises

  • America's Hometown Shuttle

    51 Liberty Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-0378
    One can take advantage of the guided and narrated tours that are offered, or charter tours, to explore historic Plymouth in comfort and style aboard this appealing trolley style bus.
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  • Bettyann's Tours

    508-224-6469
    These comfortable van tours explore the history, folklore, legends, and fictions from the diverse and colorful past of Plymouth
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  • Captain John Boats

    117 Standish Avenue
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-2643
    For nearly sixty years this professional operation has been offering a wide range of cruises and tours that explore the beauty of the Cape Cod area, with options including whale watching tours, deep...
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  • Colonial Lantern Tours

    4 South Russell
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    Many Tours Depart From Plymouth Rock Trolley Stop
    508-747-4161
    This popular and timeless tour features evening tours in which each person carries a candlelit tin lantern to light his way on guided, narrated tours that explore the history of the region with...
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  • Heliops Helicopters

    226 South Meadow Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    Plymouth Municipal Airport
    617-571-6117
    The South Shore’s premier helicopter service. They offer sightseeing tours, charter, aerial photography & video and adventure tours. Helicopter Tours include spectacular views of Plimoth...
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  • Pilgrim Aviation

    246 South Meadow Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    Plymouth Municipal Airport Main Terminal at GATE 2
    508-747-7776
    Their scenic flights are available seven-days a week from Plymouth Airport. Step inside one of their well-maintained airplanes and enjoy spectacular views of historic Plymouth, the coastal South...
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  • Pilgrim Belle

    State Pier
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-747-3434
    This picturesque and romantic Mississippi style paddle-wheeler features narrated harbour tours, dinner cruises, and more.
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  • Plymouth Cruises

    9 Town Wharf
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-746-5342
    Run under the aegis of the Lobster Tale Cruises, this group tour can accommodate families, company outings, wedding rehearsal parties, or other groups for a soothing sunset tour that features...
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Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Plymouth Bay Winery

    114 Water Street
    Plymouth, MA 02362
    Located in the Historic Waterfront District
    508-746-2100
    Overlooking Plymouth Bay, this family winery produces fruit wines using age-old methods. Plymouth Bay Winery is open from March 1 to December 31, Monday through Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m....
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  • Plymouth Colony Winery

    56 Pinewood Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    508-747-3334
    Situated in a renovated circa 1890, screening house, surrounded by nine acres of cranberry bogs a few miles west of historic Plymouth Center, Plymouth Colony Winery is New England's original...
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