One ship that links four nations, spans 400 years of history and connects millions of people.
From November 2019, an ambitious year-long commemoration will mark the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s pioneering voyage.
It’s the world’s biggest family reunion – and you’re invited.
The Mayflower trail follows the journey of the Mayflower Pilgrims, the ship and their voyage through villages, towns and cities.
Follow in the footsteps of the Mayflower Pilgrims.Visit the birthplace of Williams Bradford and Brewster and trace their journeys as they began to worship in secret and made attempts to escape from England.
Find out how they lived for over ten years in Leiden, Holland. The story of the Mayflower ship and her captain begins in Harwich, and then onto Rotherhithe in London. The onward journey includes Southampton, Dartmouth and finally Plymouth.
It was from Plymouth, England in September 1620 that the Mayflower and her passengers made their final voyage to the new world.
Our Plymouth are looking for passionate people to become Mayflower Makers. Initially an ambassadorial role, spreading knowledge & positivity in the city and your communities, then during 2020 assisting our visitors and on the ground volunteering at the variety of events that are planned.
Help to make Plymouth shine on a global stage as we commemorate 400 years since the sailing of the Mayflower.
Our Plymouth will be running a number of sessions each month at different times and venues.