Mayflower 400: Tide and Time

Morning view over the Plym Estuary running through Saltram Park

2020 marks the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower sailing from Plymouth to America.

Throughout 2020, The National Trust is joining Plymouth city-wide commemorations of the anniversary. Exhibitions, storytelling, activities and events are taking place across our places in Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall.

Tide and Time - places to visit

The front of Saltram house

Delving into history: Saltram, the Baggs and the New World 

With Mayflower 400 commemorations taking place in the South West, experts delve into the history of National Trust places in the Plymouth area starting with this article on Saltram, the Baggs and the New World.

More ways to explore

Voyage through our collections

A man and women look up the elborate ceiling in the Saloon at Saltram

Events commemorating the Mayflower  

Coming soon, a series of cultural events, activities and collections in the Plymouth area.


Moorland, woods, cycle trails, historic houses, gardens and coast are all close to this maritime city.