Events

When: From 19 October 2019 until 27 October 2019, 10:00 - 16:00
Location: HMS Warrior 1860
Categories: Family Events , October Half Term

Learn how to make secret messages through signal flags 

Before telephone or even morse code, signal flags were used as a way to communicate with other ships. While primitive by today's standards, signal flafs were an efficient method of spelling messages out. As a Victorian sailor, it's now your job to learn the art of signal flag waving. 

Follow our guide boards as you figure out semiphore and create your own messages to inform other ships nearby. Learn what arm movements are required, how to position yourself on deck and become an expert in your field. 

Signal flag class is part of a brand new re-imagining onboard Warrior. This vital skill has been used by the Royal Navy for generations - so rekindle te art of semiphore today!

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Entry to HMS Warrior requires a valud attraction ticket. Valid tickets include any Full Navy Ticket to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and an Any 1, Any 2 or Any 3 attraction ticket.

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Signal Flag Class