All About Herbs

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.

Program Details

Available weekdays, year round, for ages 5 to 12.

Program length: 90 minutes

Maximum 25 students per program

Please note we have had to increase our prices, effective July 2022. This is our first increase for these programs since 2005.

At Pierce House:

At Your Site:

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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