Overlooking Mobile's downtown waterfront and skyline, GulfQuest event spaces and meetings rooms -- along with the maritime museum's interactive exhibits, simulators and theaters -- offer a one-of-a-kind venue on America's Gulf Coast.
From high-profile black-tie affairs to casual receptions and parties, an event at GulfQuest is a treasured experience your guests won't soon forget. And for corporate functions, conferences, luncheons and lectures, GulfQuest meeting spaces provide comfort and accommodations with a view that quite simply has no price tag.
DOWN THE HATCH
A ship's cargo is traditionally loaded by lowering it through large openings in the deck, called "hatches." Nowadays, the term is a toast offered before taking food or drink.