The Mayflower Self-Guided Tours app has been released to mark the ‘Mayflower 400’ anniversary year in 2020.
The free digital trails iOS and Android app turns your mobile device into a personal GPS tour guide. Explore the UK towns, cities and villages connected to this story. Enjoy free guided walks of cities, including Plymouth, where the Pilgrims set sail for America on the Mayflower in 1620.
The app contains thirteen trails spread across England, plus a walking tour of Leiden in Holland where the Pilgrims stayed before setting sail in the Mayflower to Plymouth Massachusetts, USA.
AT Creative are really easy to work with, being responsive and understanding the needs of the project and our objectives. The trails app solution is straightforward and offers a user friendly experience in addition to being practical to use and upload content to. The AT team were always on hand to offer advice and support. We’re delighted with the Digital Trail and it will be great asset for visitors to the Mayflower destinations during the commemoration year and beyond.
Emma Tatlow, Mayflower 400 National Visitor Project Manager
Discover. Learn. Enjoy.
Use the offline guides, which contain detailed maps of each walking tour, to discover iconic places such as the Mayflower Steps in Plymouth and the famous Mayflower Pub on the cobbled streets of London. Learn the stories behind the places the Pilgrims were from and where they travelled. Access information about Pilgrim leaders, the Separatists and the crew in their home towns and cities.
Select one of the ten destinations, choose a trail and press start. Start walking the route and the app will alert you when you approach each point of interest. Fascinating stories and pictures of landmarks and attractions appear.