Maritime Museum and Occupation Tapestry Gallery, St. Helier

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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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  • Visited during half term and it was great value for money. The kids dressed up as pirates & got to do loads of arts & crafts that were pirate related. They watched a show & got to fight like pirates, ...  more »
  • Quite a cute museum good for little uns. One of the few places open on a Sunday. But it was so so cold i came outside to warm up  more »
  • A visit on this day of French school holidays with our children between 10 and 12 years. Animations, in English only, are rather geared for ages 4-8. The rest of the Museum is not especially attractive. In the end, 28 pounds spent on not much...
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