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.

GIVE HIM THE SLIP

Movie "bad guys" give pursuers the slip when they escape capture. At sea, it was sometimes necessary to "slip" the anchor cable to escape from peril, either leaving it behind or dragging it alongside until it could be hoisted safely.