Origins: how the Earth made us – Professor Lewis Dartnell

When we talk about human history, we tend to focus on great leaders, mass migration and decisive wars. But how has the Earth itself determined our destiny? How has our planet made us?

Mousehold Heath Earth Heritage Trail – Tim Holt-Wilson

Explore the fascinating geodiversity of this county wildlife site, the processes which have shaped it over time and its history of mineral extraction.

Walking with witches

Join us on an interactive group walk from Manningtree to Mistley to investigate the landscape of the 17th Century Essex witch trials. This walk has unfortunately been postponed due to severe weather warnings.