Maryport Maritime Museum


 

From Maryport To Titanic exhibition 2012
Daily from 24th March  to 13th May 2012 Doors open 11:00, last entry 16:30. (Schools by arrangement).




In the early hours of April 15 1912 the world’s largest ship sank after colliding with an iceberg claiming more than 1,500 lives and shaking the world’s confidence in the infallibility of modern technology. A century later Titanic is remembered in Maryport, the town at the root of the Titanic story.

Experience the A la Carte restaurant as used by the first class passengers.

You will see a third class passenger's sleeping quarters with our Third Class Cabin recreation.

Visit our Marconi Room to see how vital wireless messages were sent and received.

Various movie props form James Cameron's 1997 blockbuster movie Titanic including a dress worn by Kate Winslet.

A rare chance to see the world's only steel hulled collection of the three sister ships Olympic Titanic and Britannic.

During April 14th and 15th we will be a world hub for Morse wireless communications. See and hear how those vital messages were sent and received.


                                                                               PLUS MUCH MORE


Special Events

The last dinner served aboard Titanic will be served in The Wave, Maryport on 23rd March 2012.
Advance booking is recommended.
Price: £30 per 1st class passenger Dinner in aid of Maryport Inshore Rescue

'Last meal onboard Titanic' at The Wave Centre is now sold out. Due to the high demand the organisers are considering holding a second evening for you to enjoy the culinary delights of this first class event. Contact The Wave to register your interest.
Tel: 01900 811450 Email: info@thewavemaryport.co.uk


The second meal for 11th May is now also sold out!

 

Radio Titanic: Call sign GB1 WSL   Frequency 20 and 1480  'From Maryport to Titanic Exhibition' will be a hub for special worldwide radio communications. Beginning at 11:00 GMT on the centenary date 14th April 2012 we will broadcast Morse and voice communications throughout the day.
In association with 'Workington & District Radio Club'  

Link up with us this Saturday!!!

Any similar organisations wishing to take part in this historical event please email radio.titanic2012@gmail.com for further information.

 Titanic Maryport QSL Card

Service of Remembrance
A service of remembrance will be held at 14:00 on Sunday 15th April 2012 at Christchurch. The service will include a solo violinist. Join us this Sunday 15/04/2012 at 2pm. All welcome

 

For general enquiries please contact:
Maryport Maritime Museum, 1 Senhouse Street, Maryport, Cumbria CA15 6AB
Tel: 01900 813738
Email: maritime.maryport@gmail.com
 
Schools
: Schools wishing to visit our exhibition and perhaps take part in our learning activities should contcat us HERE for further information.

Visit us: The Wave, Irish Street Maryport, Cumbria CA15 8AD

For booking information please contact
The Wave
Tel: 01900 811 450
Email: info@thewavemaryport.co.uk   
                          
                  Immerse yourself in the North's premier Titanic and White Star Line exhibition.

                            

 

                                           EXHIBITION IS NOW CLOSED, BUT SOME EXHIBITION ITEMS
                                               ARE ON DISPLAY IN THE WHITE STAR GALLERY IN THE
                                                   MARITIME MUSEUM, WHICH ALSO INCUDES SOME
                                                              ITEMS NOT SEEN AT THE EXHIBITION.
                                                                   
                                                            



    
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