Destination Dover – Success at Ostend at the Anchor

Visitors are coming over from Belgium due to Destination Dover’s presence at Ostend at the Anchor festival!

Destination Dover with Dover Transport Museum and the Dover Bronze Age Boat Trust headed over to Ostend at the Anchor festival in Belgium showcasing Dover and highlighting to visitors what they can see and do in Dover.

Over 200,000 people attended the festival Ostend at the Anchor, Destination Dover stand outshone many other exhibitors with the aid of the Dover Transport Museum’s Volunteer’s classic 1914 American LaFrance Car, and the Replica Bronze Age Boat supported by the Dover Bronze Age Boat Trust and over the course of the event Destination Dover engaged with several thousand potential visitors.

Furthermore, the activity is already showing results with Dover Museum reporting visitors coming, due to seeing the Replica Bronze Age Boat at Ostend at the Anchor.


Destination Dover, Dover Transport Museum and Dover Bronze Age Boat would like to thank Dover Town Council for providing a grant to support both Dover Transport Museum and The Bronze Age Boat Trust. In addition to this, we would also like to thank DFDS Seaways for providing the crossing to and from Dunkirk.