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Colonial Sampler

Massachusetts: Metro Boston

Program to Go at your site


Learn what life in colonial times was like for boys and girls in New England. A series of hands-on activities teach about the work, play, and education of the Pierce children in eighteenth-century Dorchester. Each student will make a colonial craft to bring home. The museum program includes a visit to the Pierce House parlor for a discussion on everyday life.


Weekdays, year round
1.5 hours
Ages 5 - 12
Maximum 25 students per program

At the Museum

  • Up to 14 students: $100
  • 15 - 25 students: $150

At Your Site
$125 for one program
$90 for each additional program (same day)


Type of Program:
Field Trips, Programs to Go, Summer Programs, After School, Scouts

Related Topics:
Colonial Life, Family, Revolutionary Period, Story & Crafts

Request this program:
Telephone:(617) 288-6041

Colonial Sampler