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
An Antiquarian Celebration
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Plymouth Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
Join our June 1st celebration of the restored Rose Briggs Memorial Garden at the Hedge House! The event kicks off with the premiere of a mini-documentary on the Society’s founding women at Memorial Hall at 4 pm, followed by a reception in the garden. The celebration also includes the opening of a new exhibit at the Hedge House, A Pocketful of Posies, highlighting the fanciful fiber artistry of Salley Mavor.
Tickets are $25 per person; $22 for Society members. Refreshments will be served; reservations required.
To download a printable reservation form click here; email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-746-0012 to reserve a place.
Burial Hill Tours: History in Progress
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. Click here to download a Burial Hill: History in Progress schedule or check out our monthly calendar listings for more detail. For more information email email@example.com or call 508-746-0012.
Please explore our 2013 Calendar of Events. Click on a link to view a specific month:February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December.