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Jenney Museum

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From Mayflower to Abolition

This is a very small museum -3 rooms and an accompanying walking tour. I was initially going to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Santa Rosa, California
A Wonderful Experience

The minute you walk into the Jenney Museum, you are greeted by Nancy and Leo who are such genuine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“walking tour”(100 reviews)
“monument tour”(13 reviews)
“leo martin”(21 reviews)
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...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
48 Summer St, Plymouth, MA 02360-3456
+1 508-747-4544
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Leo takes you through the town of Plymouth from a Pilgrims perspective. With enthusiasm, and a true passion for the Pilgrims struggle and hope for this new community and way of life, Leo relates their story. We were thrilled, humbled, and left with a full...More

7  Thank Holly826
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 31 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

15  Thank Katharyn K
JenneyMuseum, Manager at Jenney Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Katharyn, We are really very sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit to the Museum. After talking with you we agreed that President Obama should be on the wall. You are correct, he was the first black president and should be there. So he will...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very small museum -3 rooms and an accompanying walking tour. I was initially going to take the walking tour, as it is the highest rated event on trip-advisor. As I was feeling unwell, I opted to simply visit the museum. There is...More

Thank PatriciaGibson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The minute you walk into the Jenney Museum, you are greeted by Nancy and Leo who are such genuine, kind people. We stopped in unannounced and Leo agreed to take us on a tour almost immediately with a group of young people from Youth With...More

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"Small but beautifully put together" is a good description of the museum .The owner is a fascinating guide to all of Plymouth and its history. The anti-slavery room is especially poignant. A must-visit in Plymouth.

Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is run by a married couple - Leo and Nancy. What a joy they are to listen to in taking us back to the 1600s - back to when God was the center of their lives. You need to make this stop a...More

1  Thank Kathleen A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Leo Martin is a fascinating storyteller!He made history come alive.This experience was the Best part of our Plymouth stay.Do Not Miss!I went with my elder parents and we enjoyed the non-walking tours.

Thank LexiJack F
Reviewed 14 October 2018

outstanding historical walking tour giving interesting insights and information into the founding of the Plymouth settlement. Leo and Nancy are locals for many years. Very friendly, well-organized and enjoyable time!

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We were sucked into watching th video by the presenter who did not realise we were just looking. There was some embarrassment as we had not paid. The video lasts 20 minutes and is very informative about the history of the settlement of Pigrim Fthers...More

Thank Kirkstead
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Leo and Nancy have created a wonderful family and faith-based museum and accompanying tours of Plymouth are not to be missed. Leo brings this 4-century town to life. In costume and animated, we now know more about that period and years to follow than we...More

2  Thank tallmanscalendar
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I reserved a 1:30pm tour via phone. They ask you to come 10 min early so Leo's friendly and organized wife can check everyone in and hand out neck lanyards for the tour. Leo came downstairs to the gift shop promptly at...More

Thank TheTravelgirl2
Reviewed 24 September 2018

My wife and I took the walking tour with Leo with our 4 month old in a stroller and it was perfect. Leo keeps it interesting, exciting, and informative with nonstop details about the Mayflower, its passengers, and their interaction with the native. His ability...More

1  Thank Brian W
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Lauren M
16 July 2018|
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Response from 2018travelteam | Reviewed this property |
I think that your 5 and 7 year old boys would enjoy the walking tour around the historical area and sights, especially the gristmill, but they would be bored in the actual museum itself. The video in the museum might keep... More
8 April 2018|
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Response from JAMESknoxville | Reviewed this property |
Yes especially on the weekends when the mill is in operation.
5 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.