Join & Support

Volunteers



Get Involved and Become a shipmate!

GulfQuest will be staffed with hundreds of volunteers, six days a week. From greeting visitors, to assisting educators with school groups, to helping visitors navigate the exhibit galleries, volunteers will play an important role. We hope you will join our team!

Please complete the Online Volunteer Application. A representative of GulfQuest will be in touch soon. Thank you!

SHANGHAIED

"Shanghaied" sailors were sometimes drugged and abducted on board ships that were short-handed. Pacific-coast mariners dreaded Shanghai, China because it was so difficult to work a passage directly home. When we "shanghai" someone today, we take them from their planned activities.