The Town of Rochester was founded in 1679 and later incorporated in 1686 and is located in Plymouth County. Once known as Sippican the town was renamed Rochester after Rochester England which was where some of the settlers came from.
Summer visitors should visit the Country Fair for non stop fun which includes arts and crafts and food as well as entertainment and much more. All the fun starts during the month of August. Also visit the Rochester Golf Club which recently expanded to an 18 hole golf course.
Residents say that Rochester is a quiet beautiful place within which to live and grow!