- Our list of the best things to do in Plymouth, Massachusetts, features the top 163 nearby activities — including 68 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Plymouth, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 34 things to do within the city of Plymouth, MA , followed by 129 popular activities in nearby cities, including Sandwich, Hingham, Scituate, Brockton, Taunton, Wareham, Randolph, Provincetown, Braintree, Hull, Weymouth, Mashpee, New Bedford, Stoughton and Barnstable
Jenney House Museum, which operated as the Jenney Grist Mill before, functions as a mueseum and features a wide range of exhibits about the history of John Lenney who set up the mill in 1636, as well as a variety of other historical artifacts.
Captain John Boats is a local company which specializes in whale sightseeing tours of Cape Cod where visitors can catch glimpses of a variety of whales including Minke and Humpbacks as well as dolphins. They also offer deep sea fishing trips and private charters.
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National Monument to the Forefathers, formerly called the Pilgrim Monument, is the third tallest statue in the country and supposedly, the world's largest solid granite structure. It was built in 1889 in memory of the first settlers here who were called Pilgrims or Forefathers.
Established in 1824, Pilgrim Hall Museum is America's oldest functioning public museum which features a collection of authentic Pilgrim artifacts such as paintings, portraits, weapons, furniture and much more.
A local historic cemetery, Burial Hill is believed to be one of the oldest burial sites in the country with many graves dating as far back as 17th-century. It is situated on the top of a hill an provides sweeping views of the harbor and the Plymouth Beach.
Get a history lesson at Jabez Howland House. This historic landmark was built in 1667 and purchased by the son of Mayflower passengers. The museum, decorated in period furnishings, is open Memorial Day through Columbus Day. Tours are available.
Plimoth Plantation is a living museum which features the original settlement of English Colonists at Plymouth during 17th-century. The replica of 17th-century English village houses numerous historic artifacts and interpreters dressed in period costume who play out the daily-to-day activities of the early Colon…