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The mission of The GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico is "to inspire people of all ages and backgrounds to understand and appreciate the Gulf Coast's rich maritime heritage through exhibits, programs, and activities."

TURN A BLIND EYE

After losing sight in one eye during a battle, the famous British Admiral Horatio Nelson won victory by disobeying orders. He claimed he could not read his superior officer's signals. Thus, we "turn a blind eye" to inconvenient facts.