Learn about past searches for Sir John Franklin's ships, from the 2008 search to under the ice April 2015 dives while not missing the now famous 2014 Victoria Strait Expedition that resulted in the discovery of HMS Erebus. Find out about the validation of discovery of HMS Terror and the recovery of the artifacts of HMS Erebus.

Return to this section frequently to follow the continuing work of Parks Canada's Underwater Archaeology Team and partners as they undertake the excavation of HMS Erebus and HMS Terror.

Recent finds