September 19-22, 2023 – Trip to Massachusetts

September 19-22, 2023 – Trip to Massachusetts

Mayflower II, courtesy of Plimoth Patuxet Museums.


Travel with CDA in Celebration of Historic Preservation


In concert with The Colonial Dames of America’s digitization and storage project of its historic genealogical papers with the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS), an exciting trip to Boston and Plymouth will be held in September.

All Dames and their guests are welcome.


Boston and Plymouth, MA



A list of hotels can be found here on the NEHGS website.



View event details, recommended dress codes, and travel logistics. 




Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Recommended afternoon arrival

Welcome Reception at the Union Club of Boston, 6-8 pm

Dinner on your own


Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Tour and reception of the William Hickling Prescott House, 9:30-11:30 am

Luncheon and NEHGS presentation at the Chilton Club, 12-2 pm

Cocktail reception and dinner at the Somerset Club, 6-9 pm


Thursday, September 21, 2023

Day trip to Plymouth, via coach, 8 am-9 pm

Highlights include:

  • VIP guided tour of Plimoth Patuxet Museums
  • Buffet lunch featuring 17th-century recipes
  • Tours of private historic home and National Pilgrim Memorial Meeting House
  • Sunset cocktail reception at Mayflower II


Friday, September 22, 2023

Morning departure from Boston