Plymouth is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.
Plymouth holds a place of great prominence in American history, folklore and
culture, and is known as "America's Hometown." Plymouth was the site
of the colony founded in 1620 by the Pilgrims, passengers of the famous ship
the Mayflower. Plymouth is where New England was first established. It is the
oldest municipality in New England and one of the oldest in the United States.
The town has served as the location of several prominent events, the most
notable being the First Thanksgiving feast. Plymouth served as the capital of