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Jenney Museum

48 Summer St, Plymouth, MA 02360-3456
+1 508-747-4544
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Excellent walking tour and history on Plymouth and the pilgrims, their faith and politics. This... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Kyla W
via mobile
Little piece of history

This is a small museum but packs in a lot about the history of the pilgrims. The video we were... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
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Historic Educational Plymouth Tours and Educational Programs. Your Journey into History Begins Here! Meet Leo Martin, local historian and tour guide, who will take you back in time as he tells stories of struggles, survival, and faith that set the cornerstones of our country. Discover Plymouth's History - a Walking Tour: Hear about the people, places, and events that shaped the beginning of our country as you walk through the historic district of Plymouth. Reservations required. Forefathers Monument Tour - This hidden gem is the largest free standing solid granite monument in our country. The faith of the Pilgrims will become real to you as you learn what each of the five statues represents. Beginning with Faith, hear the faith story of the Pilgrims all in one spot. Conversations with a Pilgrim: Educational programs with Leo Martin and Goodwife Patience. Learn about all aspects of the Pilgrim family including economics, education, government, and faith. Christian Heritage Tours: If the faith story is what you want to hear, this tour is for you. All tours require a reservation. Visit our website for tour times and information about our tours and programs. Open seasonally.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
48 Summer St, Plymouth, MA 02360-3456
48 Summer St, Plymouth, MA 02360-3456
+1 508-747-4544
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent walking tour and history on Plymouth and the pilgrims, their faith and politics. This also included some history walls and a small gift shop.

Thank Kyla W
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is a small museum but packs in a lot about the history of the pilgrims. The video we were shown is as good as a live presentation. Walking tours are also offered, but we’d just missed one.

Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

It was a lovely day for a walk around Plymouth so I decided to join a tour with Leo, hoping to expand my knowledge of our Pilgrim forefathers and mothers. Since I had a little time before the tour began, I took a look around...More

7  Thank Katharyn K
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This museum features an actual working Grist Mill with the tour host giving thorough explanations of how it works and why it was originally used. A real downside (and why I gave it a 3 rating) is they only operate it on weekends and that...More

Thank JAMESknoxville
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum briefly after having a brilliant walking tour by the guy who runs the museum. It's only very tiny but has some nice old photos about the area and it's history. The walking tour was great, very informative and fun and I...More

Thank valma c
Reviewed 30 September 2017

As it was extremely windy, we were unable to actually do the walking tour but Leo gave us all the history and details of the tour inside the museum and then we did the walk ourselves. Leo is a fount of knowledge and very, very...More

Thank SWeaver12
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful tour. We were looking for something that covered the Monuments in Plymouth and Leo delivers with such an amazing amount of knowledge and insight! Did both the walking tour and the National Monument. Highly recommend both. Thank you Leo!

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Leo and Nancy, his wife who runs the Jenney Museum are two of the nicest people you'll ever meet! Nancy went above and beyond the call of duty in an effort to meet my requests. Leo is passionate about the history of the Pilgrims and...More

Thank wendy S
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My husband and I were lucky enough to find out about this tour in a magazine. Leo is an excelllent and very informative tour guide. He showed us so many historical sights and gave us so much information. We would have never been able to...More

1  Thank babytike
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We loved the museum and the tour by Leo was a brilliant introduction to the Pilgrims. We had lots of questions and he was very knowledgeable.

Thank brighton50
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4 November 2017|
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Response from Saxeygirl | Reviewed this property |
We did the non- walking tour - a fun “presentation “ by a very animated guy in period apparel. A child may enjoy that more than walking.
27 July 2015|
Response from JenneyMuseum | Property representative |
Hello Most are talking about our walking tour. The price is $12 adults and $8 children 5-17 years. Reservations are required and can be made the day of the tour most days.