Winter Vacation Programming
Makers' Marathon: FEBRUARY Vacation
Spend your Winter Vacation in the 17th century and make history during Plimoth Plantation’s "Makers Marathon!"
February 20th through February 24th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Monday, 2/20: Makers' Marathon at Plimoth Grist Mill!
Visit the miller at Plimoth Grist Mill for a chance to learn the process of grinding, sifting and winnowing corn. From start to finish, learn how we make cornmeal and take some home with you to share. Enjoy a taste of our specialty pancakes made with Plimoth Grist Mill cornmeal! Best for ages 4+.
Tuesday, 2/21: Makers' Marathon at Plimoth Plantation!
Visit Museum Educators at Plimoth Plantation's Henry Hornblower II Visitor Center to make and take home specialty crafts. Create a pinch-pot, dip candles with our resident Chandler, start to create a 17th-century rag ball, test your skills with 17th-century games, dress like a Pilgrim and much more! Best for ages 5+.
Wednesday, 2/22: Makers' Marathon at Plimoth Plantation!
Archaeology Day! Join us at Plimoth Plantation's Henry Hornblower II Visitor Center to learn archaeological techniques, excavations, and artifacts with our Museum Educators. Explore the excavation of a cookie, along with our 17th-century artifacts, History Mysteries, and much more. Best for ages 5+.
Thursday, 2/23: Makers' Marathon at Plimoth Plantation!
Test your skills at 17th-century colonial military training and learn about the techniques the Wampanoag used to create bow and arrows. Join us at Plimoth Plantation's Henry Hornblower II Visitor Center to get in on the action! Best for ages 7+.
Friday, 2/24: Makers' Marathon at Plimoth Plantation!
Make a Pilgrim pancake! Join us at Plimoth Plantation's Henry Hornblower II Visitor Center for a cooking adventure. More like like crepes than the breakfast treat we know today, 17th-century pancakes are just as delicious and fun to make. After you've sampled the fruits of your labor, young ones can join us for a hands-on story time with Goody O' Grumpity. Best for ages 4+.
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