Enjoy the luxury in an authentic Mississippi-style paddle wheeler as a local history expert narrates the historic harbor of Plymouth. You'll enjoy a gull's eye view of Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Beach, Clark's Island, and the majestic Gurnet Point Lighthouse.... Read More>
Scouts, Schools, Seniors, Camps and Clubs - Looking for a unique venue for your next outing? The Paragon Carousel provides a backdrop of beauty, fun and history for your event.
The Paragon Carousel has been operating on beautiful Nantasket Beach since 1928. Built by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company, it boasts four rows of 66 intricately carved horses and two rare Roman chariots. It is decorated with 35 original paintings, 36 cherubs and 18 goddesses. Learn about our Curator’s restoration process in the Restoration Studio, where the horses are lovingly stripped of paint and varnish, inspected and repaired, and then painted in the original color schemes with the same techniques used in 1928.
Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours welcomes groups to experience an unforgettable excursion across Cape Cod Bay to Stellwagen Bank, feeding ground of the world’s largest mammals. As groups depart from Plymouth Harbor, their naturalist, a professional marine biologist, provides an informative description of the whales while guests cruise on one of two open decks or lounge in the climate-controlled main cabin.... Read More>
The RC Track is designed for 1:10 scale electric cars/trucks (no nitro). The track surface is made of dirt and pond silt, and features a "pit" area, drivers stand and a charging area.... Read More>
Behind The Scenes (non-harvest tour)
Behind The Scenes "Cranberries 101" Tour is an opportunity to see and learn all about cranberry growing directly from the grower. You get one on one time with the grower taking you on a tour of the farm. You will have the opportunity to walk onto the bog and touch the cranberry vines, learn about the history of the industry, growing practices and see the technology and equipment used in modern cranberry growing. Schedule and reservations available by visiting website.
Alden House Historic Site is part of the original property given to Mayflower Pilgrims, John Alden and Priscilla Mullins in 1627. Their courtship was immortalized as one of America’s great love stories in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem “Courtship of Myles Standish”.... Read More>
The Jenney Museum has several Plymouth tour options for groups to choose from, each offering a unique and educational experience. Take a tour, visit the museum's three exhibits, or jump in on one of the daily interactive conversations with a Pilgrim.... Read More>
The Sauchuk Farm Corn Maze is a great place to visit with a group of any kind. Family groups, scout troops, sports teams, church groups, birthday parties, corporate groups and many more seem to flock to us each year ... and we do our best to provide something special and unique for each one.... Read More>
Across the street and around the corner from Plymouth Rock, in the heart of this quaint village’s historic district, is the Mayflower Society House. The grounds host the historic eighteenth century dwelling built by Edward Winslow. Behind this stately mansion are the offices and library of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.... Read More>
The nation's premier outdoor living history museum for nearly 70 years
Plimoth Plantation provides guests with exceptional experiences that immerse them in the culture and heritage of the beginning stories of America. Plimoth Plantation's goal is to provide your groups with memorable experiences by transporting them directly into the 17th century at the Museum's Mayflower II (away for repairs until 2019), Plimoth Grist Mill, Wampanoag Homesite and 17th-Century English Village and Craft Center exhibits. There they will discover the culture and history of the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag people, who have inhabited the region for more than 12,000 years. The main exhibits are enhanced with an exciting menu of special events, public programs and workshops that offer a rich and diverse exploration of the 17th century.... Read More>
The South Shore Natural Science Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public about the natural and cultural environments of the South Shore. Their mission is to provide natural science experiences that educate, excite, and commit every generation to preserve the environment and to encourage responsible use, stewardship and enjoyment of our natural resources. The Center is located on 30 acres surrounded by 200 acres of town conservation/recreation land consisting of meadows, woodland, and a pond. Visitors are welcome year round.... Read More>
Mass Audubon’s North River Wildlife Sanctuary in Marshfield offers function rooms for small groups celebrating special occasions or meeting space for community organizations. The building is a late-1800’s house that currently houses the offices for Mass Audubon’s South Shore Sanctuaries staff.... Read More>
Robert and Raquel are committed to retaining the time honored traditions of one of the longest standing wineries in Plymouth, and will also be introducing new and exciting experiences. The NEW 1620 patio wine bar overlooks the historic Plymouth waterfront and harbor, a perfect place to slow down and enjoy live music in a picturesque setting. Relax around the outside fire pit and enjoy your favorite glass of wine with friends and family.... Read More>
An all ages creative studio offering courses, classes and workshops in sewing, knitting, crochet, art, DIY, jewelry, and all things handmade/crafty! We're Like Pinterest in Real Life! MIY Studio is a make-it-yourself creativity studio offering classes, courses, and workshops in almost every creative realm imaginable- sewing, knitting, crochet, photography, paper crafts, soap-making.... Read More>
BayState Brew Tours, LLC is a craft brewery touring operation operated by craft beer industry folks. This enables us to arrange for exclusive tours, tastings and service at each of the breweries we visit. BayState Brew Tours, LLC offers several tour options and they vary week to week. Each visiting 3-4 breweries and the cost includes some samples at each stop. You also have the time for a tour of each facility with the staff, time to ask questions and also buy additional beer and/or merchandise.
Heritage Museums & Gardens celebrates American culture and inspires people of all ages to explore, discover and learn together. Located on Cape Cod, Heritage is the largest public garden in southern New England, with more than 100 acres of gardens and nature trails.... Read More>
Fresh beer from America's Hometown brewery
Mayflower Brewing Company includes a 9,000 square foot production facility where all their beers are brewed and packaged, as well as a tasting room with retail store where visitors can sample all the beers, purchase retail items, and take a tour of the brewery. The tasting room with retail store is open to the public and is family (and pet) friendly, offering a variety of branded apparel, growler fills and packaged beer. Join them for a free “Speedwell Sampler” or a more substantial “Mayflower Voyage” and try a full range of their different beers. Or simply grab a pint of your favorite brew and enjoy the company of brewery friends and colleagues. Conveniently located near Route 3 and Route 44, Mayflower Brewing Company is easy to find and always welcoming.... Read More>
Historic Priscilla Beach Theatre (PBT) is set on a two-acre campus located in the seaside village of Manomet in Plymouth, MA, approximately one hour south of Boston, MA. PBT presents six main stage productions annually May through October, including its resident troupe productions in July and August. In addition, there are seven educational workshops year-round for children and teens.... Read More>
Billington Sea Kayak’s waterfront facility offers an amazing venue and relaxing environment for groups to gather and recreate. Whether your group is interested in a team-building activity, group lessons or a challenging adventure, their team is eager to work with groups to create custom events and experiences that are sure to be the highlight of their summer. Themed kayak and stand-up paddleboard tours are scheduled throughout the summer, some of which can be offered as private tours by appointment.... Read More>
Opened in June 2017, the Hingham Heritage Museum features a semi-permanent display of some of our treasures in the Kelly Gallery and the first of what we hope will be many ballroom exhibits on aspects of Hingham history.... Read More>
IndieFerm is an independent craft brewery. Our tap room seats about 25 people and we have 8 beers on draft for full pours, sampler flights, and growlers to go. We also do brewery tours on request if we have staff available.... Read More>
"Play with Bay" and sample a collection of locally-made wines and jellies
Plymouth Bay Winery invites groups to come taste their collection of wines, produced from locally grown, native grapes and berries. Made in their winery directly across from beautiful Plymouth Harbor in downtown Plymouth, their wines are fun, versatile companions to a wide range of dishes at every meal. The winery is open daily for tastings and available for private events. Their gift shop includes a wide variety of wine-themed gifts, jellies with fun names like Pilgrim Pattie, Pilgrim Paradise, Wicked Pissah and First Thanksgiving, and of course... delicious wines to take home and share with friends and family.... Read More>
Standing sentinel over 400 years of history is First Parish Meetinghouse, the oldest, continuous church and organization of any kind in the US. The centerpiece of Plymouth's historic Town Square, overlooking Leyden Street where the Pilgrims settled.... Read More>
In started in Plymouth almost 400 years ago – a group of English families seeking freedom and a new life arrived on the ship Mayflower in 1620. Immerse yourself in the experiences of Pilgrim settlers and Native Wampanoag, presented in the world’s finest collection of early Plymouth possessions.
Pilgrim Hall offers three exhibit galleries, changing exhibitions, a superb orientation film, and an unmatched collection of the actual belongings of the Mayflower Pilgrims. From the handmade doll of a child passenger to the Bible of Governor William Bradford, authentic relics of 17th century life offer an intimate gateway to the earliest American immigrant experience.... Read More>
The Plymouth Night Tour is the ghost tour where guests are encouraged to join into the paranormal investigation. New England’s best historical guides are trained in the paranormal to bring a true ghost tour to all. Guests will hear of the history and encounter the haunts which make Plymouth, Massachusetts the oldest and most beloved town in America.Group rates are available for most large groups. Chaperones for school groups attend at no charge.... Read More>