ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY (PAS)
The Plymouth Antiquarian
Society, founded in 1919, is Plymouth's largest organization dedicated
to preserving historic houses and landmarks. The Society owns and maintains
three historic houses from different centuries: the
1677 Harlow House, the 1749
Spooner House, and the 1809 Hedge House,
and an ancient Native American site, Sacrifice
Rock. Since 1920, PAS has welcomed the public to its historic properties
for tours, exhibits, and programs. The historic houses tell the story
of everyday life in Plymouth from the mid-1600s to the present, with period
rooms featuring early American furnishings and domestic artifacts. The
Society also offers a seasonal calendar of
special events and programs on
local history. Membership is open to the
NEW THIS YEAR!
Burial Hill Tours: History in Progress
Plymouth Underbelly Tours
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays, June through September, 7 pm
Encounter Plymouth’s unexpected history on a guided Underbelly Tour through the old town center. History is more than dates and details – uncover the raw and real side of life in olden times on this 1 1/2 hour exploration. Our expert guides show you the strange but true side of Plymouth’s past, from murderous encounters to skunky schools and shape-shifting witches. Find out what the Pilgrims never wanted you to know!
Regularly Scheduled Tours, June through September:
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening, departing at 7 pm from the Hedge House Museum, 126 Water Street. Reservations required; walk-ins welcome as space allows. Tickets are non-refundable. No tour Saturday 4th July. Fee: $15 per person; $10 student/senior. To make a reservation or for group tour pricing, please contact Joyce Poremski at 508-648-1721 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tours Year Round:
Set up a tour to suit your schedule at any time of year! Minimum of 10 people. Reservation with $25 non-refundable deposit required.
For more information, or to book a tour, please contact Joyce Poremski at 508-648-1721 or email email@example.com.
The Plymouth Antiquarian Society invites you to explore one of Plymouth’s greatest historic treasures -– Burial Hill -– during a series of free themed discovery tours held on the first Saturday of each month (excepting January). Encounter art, history, and culture in an open-air museum with local historians who share their expertise on a fascinating range of topics.
Meet at the main stairway to Burial Hill. Free and open to the public. No reservations required for individuals and families. Check out our monthly calendar listings for more detail or click here to download a schedule. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-746-0012.
Please explore our 2015 Calendar of Events. Click on a link to view a specific month:February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December.