Maritime Museum and Occupation Tapestry Gallery, St. Helier
(4.3/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Learn about Jersey’s unusual maritime environment and rich seafaring past at Maritime Museum and Occupation Tapestry Gallery. Take part in the many interactive activities on offer: feel the force of a gale, learn how to design and float a ship, and attempt to understand the tides. Listen to the nautical stories of people from Jersey and become absorbed in the myths and legends of the island. Make sure you visit the occupation tapestry, which illustrates memories of the lives of the Jersey people under German occupation in World War II. Browse the on-site shop for souvenirs relating to the museum’s collection. A visit to Maritime Museum and Occupation Tapestry Gallery represents just the start of the adventure when you use our St. Helier vacation generator to plot your vacation.
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  • This place is really interactive. There are lots of things for young minds to get involved in. Whilst some of the displays were out of action, there was plenty to do. Fully recommended 
  • Well preserved and enthusiastically presented war time history, close up view of enigma machine and a lot of memorabilia from the war. 
  • Disappointingly this fine museum is only open on Sundays during the winter months - butit is certainlyworth making plans to see these imaginative exhibits. Concertrating on the local marine with a spe...  more »