Thanksgiving and 17th-Century Themed Dining

Every autumn we offer our immensely popular Thanksgiving dining programs. Fresh ingredients, mouthwatering flavors, festive surroundings, and a sense of history that can be found nowhere else in the world. Join us for an unforgettable holiday dining experience. Advance ticket purchase is required! 

Jump to Thanksgiving Day Homestyle Buffet"The Story of Thanksgiving" Dinner, and New England Harvest Feast

2021 Thanksgiving Dining ticket sales begin May 1, 2021 for Plimoth Patuxet Museums members and June 1, 2020 for the general public. 

Thanksgiving Day Homestyle Buffet  

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 25, 2021



Adults (Non-Member) - $84.00
Children under 12 (Non-Member) - $54.00

Adult (Members) - $64.00
Child (Members) - $40.00

Children under 5 (Non-Member) - $40.00




Relish Tray
Garden Salad
Roast Native Turkey with Giblet Gravy
Carved Roast Sirloin of Beef
Cornbread Stuffing
Mashed Potatoes
Winter Squash
Glazed Rainbow Carrots
Cape Cod Cranberry Sauce
Fresh Baked Cornbread
Warm Rolls and Butter
Wood Pressed Apple Cider
Apple Pie or Pumpkin Pie
Coffee & Tea

At this time, we anticipate being able to return to our communal seating style. Pre-assigned seating will be arranged for you at communal tables of 8-10 guests.

Ticket price includes two-day Museum admission, tax and service.

Please see other important details about your reservation below. 



"The Story of Thanksgiving" Dinner 

Thanksgiving is America's holiday and Plymouth is the heart of this national celebration. This November, come home to Plymouth. Our popular Story of Thanksgiving Dinner features classic roast turkey and all the traditional New England trimmings. Enjoy the company of your family and friends, as Pilgrim role players and Native interpreters greet you. People come from around the country and the world to be at Plimoth Patuxet for these special meals. This is a very popular annual event and some seatings sell out quickly, We suggest that you make your reservations early. Tickets sales start May 1, 2021 for Museum members and June 1, 2021 for non-members.  Please note our family style form of service has changed to individually plated style service.

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 25, 2021
Friday, November 26, 2021


Adults (Non-Member) - $114.00
Children under 12 (Non-Member) - $60.00

Adult (Members) - $94.00
Child (Members) - $47.00

Children under 5 (Non-Member) - $47.00




Menu Accompaniments

        Fall Harvest Fruits and Nuts
        Relish Tray
        Dinner Rolls and Cornbread
        Wood Pressed Apple Cider


Lobster Bisque

Main Course

Roast Native Turkey with Giblet Gravy
Traditional Stuffing 
Mashed Potatoes
Winter Squash
Green Beans
Cranberry Relish
Warm Rolls
Corn Bread


Warm Indian Pudding
Pumpkin Pie
​Apple Pie

This is an individually plated dinner service with pre-assigned seating is arranged for you. We anticipate that we will be back to normal this Thanksgiving. All tables will be communal seating with multiple parties per table.

Ticket price includes two-day Museum admission, tax and service.

Please see other important details about your reservation below. 


New England Harvest Feast 

Take a savory journey into the past. An evening of entertainment and hospitality awaits you as you sit down to a 17th-century meal filled with the finest food that the season of plenty has to offer. Your modern host will guide you through your meal while visitors from the past and historians from today answer your questions about England and Plymouth old and new. During dinner, you will be entertained with centuries-old psalms and songs. Perhaps you could be convinced to join in singing a round or two?

2021 DATES

All New England Harvest Feasts begin at 5:30 pm.

  • Saturday, November 6 -        Tickets  

  • Saturday, November 13  -      Tickets   
  • Saturday, November 20 -      Tickets
  • Sunday, November 21 -          Tickets
  • Wednesday, November 24 - TICKETS
  • Friday, November 26 -           TICKETS
  • Saturday, November 27 -      TICKETS


Adult Non-Member: $74.00 
Adult Member: $54.00

Child Non-Member under 12: $52.00
Child Member: $39.00 

Child Non-Member under 5: $39.00




Cheate Bread and Butter


A Sallet
Mussels Seeth'd with Parsley and Beer
A Dish of Turkey, Sauc'd
A Pottage of Cabbage, Leeks & Onions
A Sweet Pudding of Native Corn


Stew'd Pompion
A Chine of Pork, Roast'd
Fricassee of Fish
Cheesecake made with spice and dried fruit
A Charger of Cheese & Fruit

Pre-assigned seating is arranged for you. We are looking forward to once again being able to sit at communal tables to enjoy a family-style meal. 

Ticket price includes two-day Museum admission, tax and service.

Please see other important details about your reservation below. 


Important details for all Thanksgiving Dining tickets

  • Prices include two-day museum admission and tax. Museum admission includes: the 17th-Century English Village, Historic Patuxet, Mayflower II,  Craft Center, Plimoth Grist Mill and Nye Barn.

  • Pre-assigned seating is arranged for you. Our tables seat 8 to 10 guests. You may enjoy the company of other families seated at your table. 

  • Advanced notice is required for special request seating (wheelchair, high chair, or seating with friends booking under another name). Please email Liz at

  • Advance ticket purchase required. Tickets will be refunded up to 30 days prior to the event. A 50% refund will be issued for cancellations from 30 days to 2 weeks prior.

  • In the event it becomes necessary for Plimoth Patuxet Museums to cancel for any reason, ticket holders will be offered the opportunity to apply the full price of their ticket(s) to 2022 Thanksgiving or other themed dining events in 2022; or a refund; or the option to make a tax-deductible donation of your ticket price to the museum; the latter option ensures priority reservation status so you can be among the first to book for 2022 tickets. You will be contacted via email prior to tickets going on sale to the general public for 2022 Thanksgiving and other themed dining events.

Questions? Call (800) 262-9356 ext. 8364

Master Card, Visa, Discover and American Express accepted