The Mayflower II is a replica of the original Mayflower ship that brought the Pilgrims to Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1620. The ship is docked at the Plymouth waterfront and is open to visitors for tours and educational programs.

The Mayflower II was built in England in the 1950s and sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to Plymouth in 1957. The ship was built using traditional 17th-century shipbuilding techniques and materials and is nearly identical to the original Mayflower.

Visitors to the Mayflower II can explore the ship and learn about the history of the Pilgrims and their journey to America. Costumed interpreters are on hand to provide information about the ship's construction, life aboard the Mayflower, and the Pilgrims' experiences during their first winter in Plymouth.

In addition to tours of the ship, the Mayflower II offers educational programs and events. The ship is a popular destination for school groups and offers programs on history, navigation, and seamanship. The ship also hosts special events throughout the year, including a Thanksgiving celebration and a ceremony commemorating the Pilgrims' arrival in Plymouth.

The Mayflower II is open to visitors from May through October, with hours varying depending on the season. The ship is accessible to visitors with disabilities, and there are restrooms and a gift shop on board.

Overall, the Mayflower II is a fascinating and educational way to learn about the history of the Pilgrims and their journey to America. The ship offers a unique opportunity to experience what life was like aboard the Mayflower and to gain a deeper understanding of the Pilgrims' impact on American history.

Mayflower II


For more information call: (508) 746-1622


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