How has the land changed through the centuries?
At Pierce House or Your Site
Learn how 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.
Available weekdays, year round, for ages 5 to 12.
Program length: 90 minutes
Maximum 25 students per program
At Pierce House:
- Up to 14 students: $75
- 15 – 25 students: $100
At Your Site:
- $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
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