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With 90 interactive exhibits, simulators, Displays and theaters, GulfQuest/National Maritime Museum is a place you'll want to visit often.

Our maritime-themed exhibits are housed on eight decks of a life-sized replica of a container ship, so come ready to walk and browse and take your time. Don't forget to enjoy the incredible views of beautiful Mobile River and the busy Port of Mobile.

Everything you need to plan your visit should be covered on our website. If you have questions, however, please don't hesitate to call Visitor Services at 251.206-1046.

Thank you for visiting GulfQuest! We look forward to sharing our adventure with you.

 

 

SHIPSHAPE AND BRISTOL FASHION

This means "in good order." Sailors from Bristol, England took particular pride in the look of their vessels, keeping them well painted and clean when in port. Richard Henry Dana used the term in Two Years Before the Mast (1841).