From raising the sails to hauling in nets, there have always been plenty of jobs on ships that have needed a good length of rope. But how are ropes actually made? And why are they so strong? Discover the science of rope making at this hands-on workshop as we have a go at creating our own using nothing but toilet paper!
The Maritime Museum is currently closed for refurbishment as part of the Hull : Yorkshires Maritime City Project with plans to reopen 2025. For more information and updates on the progress of the refurbishment check out their website https://maritimehull.co.uk Recognised as one of the most striking buildings in the city, Hull Maritime Museum in Queen Victoria Square will once again shine. As part of this transformational project we will breathe new life into the Hull Maritime Museum.