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Mayflower II

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Address: Water Street, Plymouth, MA 02362
Phone Number: 508-746-1622
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Replica of the ship the Pilgrims sailed to the New World.

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Plimoth Plantation Living Museum Day Trip from Boston
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Admission to Plimoth Plantation, Mayflower II and Plimoth Grist Mill

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The kids loved the boat and we the history of the pilgrims. The people on the boat are really knowledgeable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Martin H
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Taunton, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took my grandchildren there,two boys ages 9 and 11.They were very excited,and enjoyed it.We bought a combination ticket at the Pilmouth Plantation well worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The kids loved the boat and we the history of the pilgrims. The people on the boat are really knowledgeable.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

...before it goes away for 30 months for major repairs. The Mayflower II is a must-see for early-American history lovers. This 1957 reproduction of a typical 17th century European cargo vessel of the type the Pilgrims arrived by in 1620 will amaze you in its size (too small to carry 102 passengers plus crew, certainly!), and its staff (some portraying... More 

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Fort Myers
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Must see if in the Cape area. Self guided with characters in costume and time period. Refurbished last year and an on going thing . Great time

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Corning
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Seeing this full-sized replica of the original Mayflower was really quite remarkable. It's incredible to think that 102 Pilgrims made the voyage in what we would now consider a tiny ship. Like Plimoth Plantation there are actors on board that will share the history of the ship and their "voyage". The ship is a stunning sight and the staff make... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My kids found the ship particularly fascinating, not only because of the staff on the ship, but also knowing that it actually had made the journey from England to New England back in the 1950s.

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing to think that a ship this size crossed the atlantic, let alone the crew living on it for so long. That the "crew" all dressed & talked in character added an extra dimension - please do not try to catch them out, but it was interesting that when one lady really wanted to ask something, because a member of... More 

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Haymarket, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everyone should visit the Mayflower. Such an interesting piece of history and reminder of the difficult journeys made by our ancestors. Go to the Cranberry House gift shop next door and have a lobster roll on the deck of the restaurant behind Plymouth Rock.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tour only took a hour at most. We were very leisurely about our visit and listened to the wonderful ship guides. They've done a fantastic job recreating the ship too!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I loved visiting this ship. Hard to believe 102 passangers fit on this ship. The staff was in character. I could really get a sense of how it was back in the day. Loved it!!

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