The Duxbury Rural & Historical Society

Myles Standish Burial Ground Cemetery Tour

Photo: Sheila Lynch-Benttinen


She’s back! Join DRHS Archivist & Historian Carolyn Ravenscroft on another of her popular Cemetery tours, this time of the Myles Standish Burial Ground in Duxbury – said to be the oldest, continuously maintained cemetery in America and the resting place of many of the Mayflower’s passengers: John Alden, Priscilla Alden and Myles Standish, to name a few. Also in the same area are the sites of the First and Second Meeting Houses in Duxbury.


$10 members/ $15 non-members, children under 12 are free.  Admission collected at the start of Tour (cash, please). Parking available along Pilgrim Byway, or in the Hall’s Corner parking lots (short walk).

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