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Welcome Aboard!

               


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.

 

 

LOWER THE BOOM

A boom is a spar extending horizontally from a mast. It swings through an arc, and can be raised or lowered. Many a seafarer has been struck: when we "lower the boom," we bring someone down in a big way.