Scouts

Have you ever wanted to travel back in time? Discover new cultures? Make new friends? Plimoth Plantation is a great place for scouts to visit with their family, troop, or pack. Spend the day with us and get up close and personal with the 17th Century. 

2017 SCOUT DAYS

Spend the day in the 17th century! Plimoth Plantation welcomes all Scouts and their Families to visit our Living History Exhibits including the 17th-Century English Village, Plimoth Grist Mill, and Wampanoag Homesite for a discounted admission rate.

    Saturday, July 1, 2017


    Saturday, August 5, 2017


    Saturday, September 2, 2017

 

Pre-registration and payment is required before arrival.  Please contact Sarah Dery at (508) 746-1622 ext. 8359 or by emailing programs@plimoth.org with questions or to register for our discounted admission rates.  If you would like to visit on a non-Scout Day, and have a group of 15+, please contact our Group Sales Office at GroupSales@plimoth.org or call (508) 746-1622 ext. 8358 to speak with a Group Sales Associate about a reservation. 

To learn more about scheduled Living History Programs and Special Events, check out www.plimoth.org/calendar

 

Scout Meetings

Scout makes a colonial board game

Hold your next scout meeting at Plimoth Plantation and let us design a program just for you! Whether you’re Daisies or Cadettes, Tigers or Eagle Scouts, we can plan an evening of hands-on activities and exploration that will help fulfill your badge, award, journey, achievement or other requirements.

Examples of activities include hands-on programs like Wampanoag pottery, Colonial hearth cooking, or knots and net making. 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. All Native programs are led by a Native Museum teacher. 

Scout meetings are available on weeknights. Please call for availability. Programs may start anywhere between 4 pm and 6pm and are for a maximum of 20 scouts.

Cost: $325 for the group

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

If you would like an in-depth museum experience, consider sleeping overnight at Plimoth Plantation!

To receive special offers and regular updates on Plimoth Plantation’s education programs, sign up for our Educators Mailing List.

 

SCOUTS STAY THE NIGHT IN THE 17TH CENTURY!

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.  

Your troop can choose from a:

  • Bi-Cultural Overnight

This unique perspective explores both Wampanoag and 17th-century English cultures!

  • Colonial Overnight

Imagine your life in a 17th-century English town!

  • Wampanoag Overnight

Explore Wampanoag culture past and present with a Native museum teacher!

Are you ready to time travel?

Scheduling your overnight adventure is easy! To reserve your place in history, please contact Sarah Dery at programs@plimoth.org or call (508) 746-1622 x 8359. You can also visit our overnight website at www.plimoth.org!

 

EARN BADGES AND AWARDS AT PLIMOTH PLANTATION

Boy Scouts can work toward the Outdoorsman and Naturalist badges during a workshop or overnight.  Girl Scouts can participate in special activities for their journeys or fulfill requirements for awards. Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts Juniors can earn the Tale of Two Cultures Badge just by visiting Plimoth Plantation. We also have ideas for DaisiesBrowniesJuniorsCadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors.

Plimoth Plantation Patches make great souvenirs and are available for purchase in the Main Museum Shop!

 

Special Programs Just for Girl Scouts!

Scouts of all levels learn about history and have fun at Plimoth Plantation

PLAYING THE PAST OVERNIGHT FOR JUNIORS & CADETTES

April 29 - 30, 2017

Juniors | Cadettes

Complete your Playing the Past badge with an overnight designed especially for older Girl Scouts! Tour Plimoth Plantation’s historic sites to meet women of the past and learn more about women’s roles in Native and English Colonial communities. Enjoy dinner, learn about re-creating people from the past and try your hand at a Colonial craft.

(This program is only for Girl Scouts. Please registerthrough the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts.)

Sleep in the 17th Century! A Bicultural Overnight at Plimoth Plantation

May 20 - 21, 2017

Brownies | Juniors

Visit Plimoth Plantation to explore the Museum’s famous living history sites. Then continue with a taste of two cultures as you enjoy a delicious dinner and Wampanoag and Colonial after-dinner activities. You will enjoy this unique overnight experience!

(This program is only for Girl Scouts. Please register through the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts.)

Can't come to us?

Bring Plimoth Plantation to your next troop meeting! Call (508) 746-1622 ext. 8359 or email programs@plimoth.org for more information or to book a Colonial, Wampanoag, or Bi-Cultural Travelling Workshop.