Annual Lighting of the Pilgrim Monument: 2022

Annual Lighting of the Pilgrim Monument: 2022

By K. David Weidner, Ph.D. Executive Director, PMPM It’s that great time of year again, when all of us at the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum turn our minds to the holiday season ahead – kicked off by the annual lighting of the Pilgrim Monument. The...
Honoring Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2022

Honoring Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2022

As PMPM continues to promote its mission of TRUTH – Tolerance-Respect-Unity-Trust-Her/History – we are very glad to see the rest of the country helping to right the ship. The second Monday of October has been celebrated by Americans for almost 100 years. But now, the...
The Many Flags We Fly: Long May They Wave

The Many Flags We Fly: Long May They Wave

By K. David Weidner, Ph.D., Executive Director At a time when our nation is struggling with divisiveness and conflict, the Pilgrim Monument stands tall as a beacon of inclusivity, tolerance and freedom. The tower represents what makes Provincetown unique: For...
A Monumental Ceremony for Provincetown

A Monumental Ceremony for Provincetown

By K. David Weidner, Ph.D., Executive Director Provincetown is often described as beautiful, exciting and especially welcoming. Yet, perhaps above all else, our town is known for its inclusiveness. This is more apparent than ever following our recent ribbon-cutting...
Remembering 2021 and Welcoming 2022

Remembering 2021 and Welcoming 2022

By K. David Weidner, Ph.D., Executive Director As we begin 2022, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on our successes and accomplishments in 2021, as well as take a look ahead for this year.  Throughout 2021, the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM)...