30 May
31 May

Discover 2020: 200 Years of HMS Beagle

Commemorating the spirit of adventure in a voyage around Rochford District’s rich heritage.

Book tickets to this FREE family day full of discovery at hmsbeagle.eventbrite.co.uk

With attractions designed to stimulate and interest visitors to learn more about HMS Beagle’s history; her role in combating smuggling on the Essex coast; and her legacy in the fields of science and engineering. We have contributors from numerous renowned institutions such as the Met Office, The Geological Society, The Linnean Society of London and the Sedgwick Museum plus many more.

For full details, visit our website

Event Address

Freight House
Bradley Way

Event Times

StartSat 30th May @ 10:00am
EndSun 31st May @ 4:00pm

Additional Information

  • STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths)
  • Family Freindly
  • Hands-on, interactive exhibits
  • Live performances
  • Interactive science experiments and games
  • Hear from experts on HMS Beagle
  • New CGI tour of the historic HMS Beagle (funded by Lottery Heritage Fund)
  • Essex Police Marine Unit boats
  • See the 4ft replica of HMS Beagle