Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

17 May 2017

Visiting the JFK Library in search of the President’s rescue coconut

10 May 2017

The Batavia tapestry

04 Apr 2017

Pompeii and the Roman Navy

31 Mar 2017

Misenum in miniature

21 Mar 2017

Lessons from the Arctic: How Roald Amundsen won the race to the South Pole

13 Mar 2017

The many survivals of Barbara Crawford

27 Dec 2016

Put a tour guide in your pocket with our new visitor app

24 Dec 2016

The lost art of the Christmas card

05 Dec 2016

$5,000 maritime history prizes – enter now!