MAYFLOWER: The Voyage That Made A Nation
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Hosted by the Boca Grande Historical Society And Plimoth Plantation
Who was on board the Mayflower during the 66 day crossing?
Why did the 102 passengers land in Massachusetts instead of Virginia?
What happened to the original Mayflower?
Did you know that the English people financed the construction of the Mayflower II? Why?
The Boca Grande Community Center Auditorium, followed by a reception in the Woman’s Club Room
Richard Pickering, Plimoth Plantation’s Chief Historian, will tell the story of the original Mayflower’s 66 -day crossing, and Whit Perry, Director of Maritime Preservation & Operations, will discuss the restoration of Mayflower II.
This program is free and open to all.
For more information, call (941) 964-1600
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