Ahoy closure

Bringing the kids? As we build our exciting new Exploration Wing, the Ahoy! children’s gallery may close at short notice. The Great Map remains open and there is lots for kids to see and do at Cutty Sark.

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
Saturday 7 October
£50 (includes entry to the exhibition)
National Maritime Museum, Seminar Room
Talks & courses
Franklin: Death in the Ice

'Strong in will/To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield' - 'Ulysses', Tennyson

Published just three years before Franklin embarked on his final, fateful expedition, 'Ulysses' features the archetypal adventurer who, like Franklin, cannot resist setting forth yet again. At the heart of this short course will be the Romantic preoccupation with castaways and outcasts (which Tennyson inherited).

Entry to Death in the ice exhibition is included.

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