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

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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