Age of Discovery
Amerigo Vespucci’s voyages across the Atlantic helped prove that Columbus did not reach Asia, but instead found a New World to the Europeans
Click on the world map to view an example of the explorer’s voyage.
How to Use the Map
- After opening the map, click the icon to expand voyage information
- You can view each voyage individually or all at once by clicking on the to check or uncheck the voyage information
- Click on either the map icons or on the location name in the expanded column to view more information about that place or event
- Click the back arrow to return to the full voyage list