Hull Maritime Museum :: Shared Description

The Hull Maritime Museum is a museum that explores the seafaring heritage of the city and its environs. The museum's stated mission is "To preserve and make available the maritime history of Hull and east Yorkshire through artefacts and documents".
The museum, originally known as the Museum of Fisheries and Shipping, opened in 1912 in Pickering Park. It moved to its current location, the Dock Offices building, in 1974. The Dock Offices building is so-named as it is the former headquarters of the Hull Dock Company, which operated all docks in Hull until 1893. Built in 1872, it is a Grade II* listed building LinkExternal link and a striking example of Victorian architecture. The building stands in Queen Victoria Square, opposite the Queen's Gardens, in Hull's city centre. Hull City Council currently operates and maintains the museum.
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TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Inside Hull Maritime Museum (B) by Basher Eyre
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Maritime Museum, Hull: late october 2017 by Basher Eyre
TA0928 : Prince's Dock in Kingston upon Hull by Mat Fascione
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by Richard Croft
TA0928 : Inside Hull Maritime Museum (A) by Basher Eyre
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Maritime Museum by DS Pugh
TA0928 : Inside Lancaster Museum (C) by Basher Eyre
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum and Prince's Dock by Mat Fascione
TA0928 : Hull Maritime Museum by N Chadwick
TA0928 : Inside Lancaster Museum (D) by Basher Eyre
TA0928 : Inside Hull Maritime Museum (G) by Basher Eyre


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Created: Fri, 29 May 2015, Updated: Fri, 29 May 2015

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