|| || || Sparrow House, 42 Summer St., Plymouth, MA, (508) 747-1240. Built in 1640 by Richard Sparrow, this is the oldest standing house in Plymouth. It's also a museum with period furnishings that offer visitors a chance to see how the early settlers of the Plymouth Colony lived. You can find freshly made pottery and other craftwork in the Sparrow House Gallery. Open Thurs. through Tues. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission $2, $1 for children.