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Aug 30, 2016
Take Advantage of GulfQuest’s Special Labor Day Hours
Summer is quickly coming to a close, but for many families, Labor Day weekend gives them one last chance to spend quality time together before Fall’s busy ..
Aug 8, 2016
GulfQuest Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
GulfQuest/National Maritime Museum is proud to announce the museum has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. To qualify for a TripAdvisor Certifi ..
Jul 29, 2016
GulfQuest to welcome training ship from Texas A&M Maritime Academy
MOBILE, AL – GulfQuest/National Maritime Museum will host the T.S. General Rudder, a training ship from Texas A&M Maritime Academy, Aug. 1 - Aug. 4, o ..
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Why Maritime Museums MatterAug 25, 2016
With today’s focus on digital technology, mobile apps, enhanced reality and the overall digital landscape, the maritime industry often gets overshadowed, leaving some to ask, “Does maritime still play a significant role in today’s society?” The answer, of course, is a resounding “Yes!” Maritime museums, such a ..
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Chart a course and set sail
The Gulf of Mexico is a national treasure, serving as the international doorway to the Americas, from its discovery in the 1500s to the present day.
Until now, no maritime museum has been established to celebrate the historical, economic and cultural significance of "America's Sea" and its coastal region.
GulfQuest is the first museum dedicated to the Gulf Coast's rich maritime traditions – and one of the only interactive maritime museums in the country.