Scouts

History is alive and in the making at Plimoth Plantation!  Come from the day or stay the night. Host a meeting, complete a service project, or earn a badge while exploring the 17th-century worlds of Plymouth Colony and the Wampanoag Homeland. Our immersive, hands-on scout patches and programs are specially designed for 21st-century scouts who are inspired by the brave people of our shared past to take risks, innovate, make change, and lead with courage.

To book a scout program, please submit an online program request form. You may also email programservices@plimoth.org or call (508) 746-1622 x8358 for additional information.

Workshops are flexible and easily adapt to any grade level or area of interest. All are welcome! 

   

Night at the Museum! sleepover at Plimoth plantation.

Our popular overnight programs are available during our regular museum season (mid-March through November) and include full museum admission for two days, themed dining, a series of hands-on history workshops, modern sleeping accommodations, and a continental breakfast.  

Are you ready to time travel? This unique perspective explores both Wampanoag and 17th-century English cultures. Imagine your life in a 17th-century Pilgrim town and explore Wampanoag culture past and present with a Museum teacher!

To book your overnight, please contact programs@plimoth.org or call (508) 746-1622 x 8359. You can also visit our overnight website or make a reservation request online. To learn more about scheduled programs and special events, check out www.plimoth.org/calendar

 

Scout Day: Scout meetings & service trips at plimoth plantation

Scout makes a colonial board game   

Let Plimoth Plantation host your next pack or troop meeting or service unit trip!

Whether you’re Daisies or Cadettes, Tigers or Eagle Scouts, You pick the day, and we`ll plan an evening of hands-on activities and exploration that will help fulfill your badge, award, journey, achievement or other requirements. Let us know what programs you’re working on and we’ll suggest activities for you. Programs are two hours long and are led by a Museum teacher. 

Scout meetings are available on weeknights only.  For more information or to book with us, please call (508) 746-1622 ext. 8359, email programs@plimoth.org or make an online reservation request

Cost: $400 for the group (up to 25). Includes 2 workshops lead by a Museum Teacher.

Just visiting for the day? Contact our Group Sales office at groupsales@plimoth.org or (508) 746-1622 x8359 for more information about group admission rates for 15+ scouts and adults. 

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EARN BADGES AND AWARDS AT PLIMOTH PLANTATION

Explore the 17th century like never before with our exclusive patch programs. Plimoth Plantation Patches make great souvenirs and are available for purchase in the Main Museum Shop! Boy Scouts can work toward the Outdoorsman and Naturalist badges during a workshop or overnight as well as ideas for DaisiesBrowniesJuniorsCadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors.

Learn more about our Scout patches: 

Tale of Two Cultures

Discover community leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs in Plimoth Colony and the Wampanoag Homeland. Scouts immerse themselves in the daily lives of 17th-century Wampanoag and English people and compare them to their own today.  

Coming Soon! Simple Machines & A(Maize)ing Grains: STEM at the Plimoth Grist Mill

Be a citizen scientist at the Plimoth Grist Mill, our newest living history exhibit in the heart of Downtown Plymouth. Explore simple machines, experiment with water power, and discover the power of whole grains at the working reproduction of the first mill built in Plimoth Colony. 

Mayflower Sails 2020

Join us next year for the 400th commemoration of Mayflower's arrival in New England and celebrate the return of Plimoth Plantation's Mayflower after a three-year restoration! Make your 2020 reservations before December 31, 2019 and enjoy special pricing. For more information, please contact the Group Sales office at groupsales@plimoth.org or by calling (508) 746-1622 x8359. Visit us online at www.mayflowersails2020.com to stay up-to date on the restoration and related events.