Odyssey's SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure
Aaaaargh! Odyssey’s SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure, is a new exhibit featuring the compelling stories behind some of the world's most famous shipwrecks, their treasure historic artifacts and pirates. Multiple hands-on interactive exhibits and cutting- edge computer games engage visitors with the adventure and excitement of deep-ocean shipwreck exploration, as well as intrigue them with pirate history and legend.
- Feel like you’re a part of a deep ocean shipwreck recovery team
- See artifacts recovered from shipwreck sites
- Learn what life was really like for swashbuckling pirates on the high seas
The exhibit provides guests a close-up encounter with the artifacts recovered by Odyssey Marine Exploration. Some of the archaeological excavation, the first of its kind ever conducted at such depths, produced more than 51,000 gold and silver coins and nearly 14,000 artifacts--a wealth of mid-19th century trade goods hidden on the ocean floor for over a century. Coins, bottles, personal effects, on-board items, and pieces of the vessel are on display in the exhibit.
Plunder, Pirates, and Submarines?
Meet famous pirates like Blackbeard and learn about the roles pirates played in history. Explore the lore, legends and facts of pirates who sailed the oceans of the world. Through the use of multi-media and innovative technology, this interactive exhibit merges elements of science, technology, history, marine archaeology, weather and navigation. The experience includes piloting a virtual submersible over a shipwreck site, operating a robotic manipulator arm to recover gold coins, and battling the forces of nature while standing in a 75-mph hurricane tube.
Step Inside the Exhibit
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SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure is a premium traveling exhibit and requires and additional fee. Please check the tickets and pricing page for more information