The Mayflower ship brought a group of English settlers to North America in 1620. These settlers became known as Pilgrims. This photograph shows a replica of the original Mayflower
On December 21, 1620, English settlers founded the second English colony in North America in the present-day state of Massachusetts. They called the settlement Plymouth, and the settlers became known as Pilgrims. This scene shows the first sermon at the Plymouth settlement.