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GulfQuest – National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Of Mexico

April 27, 2019 by Corey A. Edwards

GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Of MexicoGulfQuest, in Mobile, AL is a maritime museum like no other! Over 90 different immersive and interactive exhibits let you experience the history, environment, commmerce, and more of the Gulf.

If you’re ever looking for a fun way to fill an afternoon, look no further than GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Of Mexico.

GulfQuest’s unique facility overlooking the Mobile River, houses replicas, simulators, and interactive exhibits that bring their topic to life. Explore everything from Mobile’s early waterfront, shipwrecks, marine life, weather, maritime commerce, shipbuilding, and on.

The nearly 100 exhibits are located on the various decks of a life-sized container ship replica inside the museum! The building is unique enough to be worth your attention, with lots of seating to watch the Port of Mobile.

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GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Coast

July 15, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf CoastGulfQuest is a 90,000 square foot museum in Mobile, AL that is shaped like a ship and dedicated to the Gulf of Mexico’s rich maritime traditions. You’ve never seen anything like this!

GulfQuest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Coast opened its doors to the public on September 26th, 2015 and it’s been full steam ahead ever since. Plan for at least half a day to truly explore the five engrossing decks of this glass-walled, ship-shaped museum.

This unique maritime museum offers 90 state-of the-art interactive displays. You’ll see simulators, theaters, and unique exhibits on the marine archeology, shipwrecks, hurricanes of the Gulf of Mexico. GulfQuest is one of only two such interactive maritime museums in the U.S.

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