Plymouth Rock, An Important Symbol In American History

Plymouth Rock History

Spending a holiday in playground national park has been usual thing. Any other idea like visiting Pilgrim Memorial State Park may become another useful idea because they have what called Plymouth Rock. Every year they get million visitor come from all over the world just to see this rock, since it become a world famous symbol of the courage and faith of the man and women who founded in the first New England in colony. Plymouth Rock (1) A landscape waterfront park provides scenic views of Plymouth Harbor so that complete the over view of the park. The rock itself is divided into two kind, those are, first is Plymouth Rock in collection is 4”x2” and was chipped from the rock in 1830 by a descendant a Governor William Bradford Plymouth Colony. While the second Plymouth Rock weight in at 100 pound in 1920’s.

Plymouth Rock (2)Plymouth Rock traditional site of disembarkation of William Bradford

Plymouth Rock (3)Plymouth Rock pilgrim

Plymouth Rock (7) A short simple story about Plymouth Rock so that people gives their high respect in, was started since Mayflower arrived in Plymouth Harbor in 1620, after first stopping near today’s Provincetown according to oral tradition, Plymouth Rock was the state where William Bradford and other pilgrims first set foot on land. Bradford was the governor of Plymouth Colony for 30 years and is credited with establishing with what we now called as Thanksgiving. And over the years, it has achieve a status of national icon and crept in to America’ historical consciousness through the imaginative creation of author, painter, and political official. There is no harm to visit this worth historic place while traveling in America. Moreover if you are including artifacts observer, this is definitely useful to know.

Plymouth Rock (5)Plymouth Rock parking

Plymouth Rock (9)Plymouth Rock map

When you has finish about Plymouth Rock, another thing you can see around there are like Artifact Walls and Landmark Object, portrait of Steven Colbert, Landmark Object which include Dumbo the Flying Elephant, George Washington Statue, Greensboro Lunch Counter, John Bull Locomotive, The Civil War Draft Wheel, and etc. The, we should think where best place to stay near Palymouth Rock and other interesting sight? There are some recommended place which you can choose from the simple and cheap to the exclusive one with high enough price for one night. For sample of inn and suites can be seen on Bradford Inn and Suites, and John Carver Inn & Spa. While for comfortable hotels like Hilton Garden Inn Plymouth with cost $93 and some another’s.

Plymouth Rock (6)Plymouth Rock chickens

Plymouth Rock (8)Traditional Pilgrim site of William Bradford

Plymouth Rock (4)Plymouth Rock close view

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