Plimouth Plantation

Plimouth Plantation is a living history museum in Plymouth, Massachusetts founded in 1947. It attempts to replicate the original settlement of the Plymouth Colony established in the 17th century by the English colonists who became known as the Pilgrims.

Photo courtesy of Greg Tebble.

Historical Interpreters speak, act, and dress appropriately for the period, and specialist Modern Interpreters answer questions which those in character are unable to answer.

The Village loosely follows a time line, chronologically representing the calendar year 1624 from late March through November, depicting day-to-day life and seasonal activities, as well as featuring some key historical events, such as funerals and special celebrations.