Dartmouth Heritage Walk

Excursion

Free

Duration

1h30

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

INCL-DTM1


Enjoy a walk around Dartmouth learning about the history and where the Mayflower anchored.
  • Enjoy a leisurely walk in historical Dartmouth

  • Discover historical landmarks including where the Mayflower anchored

  • Visit the old market that was originally a tidal creek in 1620

  • Shopping, galleries, museums, arts and crafts at your leisure


With a rich maritime heritage

Dartmouth is full of history. It was the sailing point for crusades and in 1620, the Mayflower anchored here. Your guide will take you along Butterwalk with merchant houses from the 1600s. Visit the old market. Walk up Chapel Lane to the Baptist meeting house from 1646 where Thomas Newcomen, inventor of the first successful steam engine, was a preacher.  And explore the town at your leisure.

Practical information

  • Language: English.

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes

  • Walking information: Estimated 2 Km.

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.

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