Discover 2020: 200 years of HMS Beagle

This FREE entry event will celebrate 200 years since the launch of HMS Beagle.

This prestigious ship circumnavigated the globe with famous passenger Charles Darwin and is synonymous with discovery in the fields of science, meteorology and even space exploration. HMS Beagle was later repurposed as a watch vessel and was stationed at Paglesham in the Rochford District, where archaeologists have been searching for her remains in the estuary mud.

This event is designed to be an authentic, interactive experience for the whole family to enjoy.

Where is it?

The Freight House, Rochford, SS4 1BU

When is it?

30th – 31st May 2020

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