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All About Herbs

Massachusetts: Metro Boston

Program to Go at your site

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Learn how the Pierce House and its surroundings have changed over time from a 20-acre rural farm to a busy urban neighborhood. Explore the way herbs were used by colonial families like the Pierces to make their food taste better, for medicinal purposes and for household uses. Decorate a pot, plant an herb seed and make an herbal sachet to take home.

Weekdays, year round
90 minutes
Ages 5-12
Maximum 25 students per program

At the Museum:
Cost:

  • Up to 14 students: $75
  • 15 - 25 students: $100

 

At Your Site:
Cost:

  • $100 for the first program
  • $50 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
Email:PierceEd@historicnewengland.org

All About Herbs