You are the Historian Village Drawing

You Are the Historian Game

The updated "You Are the Historian: Investigating the First Thanksgiving" transports players to Wampanoag Patuxet and colonial Plymouth to uncover the story of the first Thanksgiving. Magical time travel, mysterious riddles, and artifacts are just ahead!

Father and son spin hoops pilgrims watch

Activities & Games

Activities and games are a fun way to learn about history, communities, and culture.

Girl reading book in pilgrim house

Homework Help

Homework? We can help! Plimoth Patuxet historians have written these essays to help you with your homework and projects.

Group of college students in fun poses


Plan a garden with heirloom and native plants, design an educational program about archaeology, learn the art of marketing a living history museum, play 17th-century games with summer campers, help us make collections accessible online!