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exhibits

Gulf Focus

       


GulfQuest offers over 90 immersive exhibits in a vast array of maritime topics, including but not limited to: trade routes, military history, early Gulf settlements, archaeology, marine life, weather, ship navigation, coastal environments, and nautical commerce.

SON OF A GUN

Men use this expression to acknowledge a friend, but the original use is naval. Women sometimes made short passages to sea aboard sailing warships. A child born in semi-privacy on the gun deck was a "son of a gun."