Jenney Museum Educational Tours & Programs

Jenney Museum & Historic Plymouth Tours
48 Summer Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-747-4544
Fax: 508-747-4544

#1 Tour in Plymouth on since 2011!

Historic Plymouth Tours

"Discover Plymouth's History - A Walking Tour"

Walk the historic district and hear stories of the sacrifices the Pilgrims made to give our country the freedom we so richly enjoy today. Hear about the challenges they faced and learn the truth about the part their faith in God played in their journey to America and in their daily life. Is Plymouth Rock REALLY the true landing place of the Pilgrims? Find out why we believe it is!

"Forefathers Monument Tour"
This hidden gem is the largest free-standing solid granite monument in our country. Faith is the main statue, surrounded by Morality, Law, Education, and Liberty. This monument tells the faith story of the Pilgrims and how their faith shaped the founding and development of our country.

"American Heritage Tour"
Hear how the faith of the Pilgrims shaped the founding and development of our country. You will be moved by the stories of sacrifice and suffering, sadness and joy, friendship, faith, love and survival.

Educational Programs
"Conversations with a Pilgrim"

Educational programs meant to engage and challenge.  Meet a Pilgrim, learn about their life, their challenges, and their beliefs.  Ask questions, have a conversation..join in.

“Business Not As Usual - Pilgrim Economics ”   The first in this series. Discover why the Pilgrims changed from communal living to land-ownership and how this change led to the beginning of  free trade, industry, and capitalism in our country.

“They Didn’t Know They Were Pilgrims”
Were the early settlers so very different from us? Meet Goodwife Patience, an eyewitness to the early years of Plymouth Colony. Her life was totally different from ours, but she and her family and neighbors were simple ordinary people who struggled with problems and were thankful for blessings which we can relate to today. Come and join the conversation! 

“Discover Plymouth’s History – A Talk Through History” 
A program designed for those who do not want to or cannot do a walking tour. Meet Leo, your guide, who will take you back in time on a journey through the history of Plymouth. Hear stories about the people, places, and events that shaped the beginning of our country.

Special Events
"American Heritage Tours" - This special event includes a visit to the Forefathers Monument, all the monuments in the historic district, and a discussion about economics and family life and how their faith in God was what influenced it all. Offered in May, June, July, August, September, and October.

"Celebrate Family" - August 18th & 19th  - the Pilgrims believed the family was the cornerstone of society. Come help us celebrate the family.

Visit our website for more information on these events!