exhibits

Gulf Focus

       


GulfQuest exhibits offer immersive experiences in an array of maritime topics including early settlements and trade routes, marine archeology and shipwrecks, Gulf marine life, weather and hurricanes, marine and coastal environments, maritime commerce and shipbuilding, ship navigation and communication, offshore oil/gas platforms, and much more.

NO ROOM TO SWING A CAT

In confined spaces, we say there's "no room to swing a cat." Certain spaces below decks on shipboard were too small for an officer to administer punishment with the "cat o' nine tails."