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 time with us and get up close and personal with the 17th century. 

Night in the 17th Century - Overnight

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!

Scheduling your overnight adventure is easy! To reserve your place in history, please contact or call (508) 746-1622 x 8359. You can also visit our overnight website or make a reservation request online.



Spend time 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.

Pre-registration and payment are required before arrival.  Please contact Programs Services at (508) 746-1622 ext. 8359 or by emailing with questions or to register for our discounted admission rates.  You may also register here (valid scout ID required).

If you would like to visit on a non-Scout Day, and have a group of 15+, please contact our Group Sales Office at or call (508) 746-1622 ext. 8358 to speak with a Group Sales Associate about a reservation. 

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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. 

Scout meetings are available on weeknights. Please call for availability. 

Cost: $400 for the group (up to 25)

For more information or to book with us, please call (508) 746-1622 ext. 8359, email or make an online reservation request

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

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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!