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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!


We say this after overeating, or when a vehicle is full. The gunwale (gun'nel) is the strip of planking highest on a boat's side. If a boat is dangerously overloaded, water can pour in over the gunwale and sink it.