- 6 Vessels: Williamson Art Gallery
Wed 31st Jul 10:00am - Sun 4th Aug 5:00pm
Williamson Art Gallery & Museum, Slatey Rd, Birkenhead, CH43 4UE, UK map
Explore the stories behind six Wirral-built ships which travelled the world.Models and rarely seen historic artefacts feature alongside much-loved and new artwork to celebrate Wirral’s industrial heritage and the borough’s contribution to maritime exploration.
6 Vessels looks at the story of shipbuilding in Wirral through six ships created from metal in the Cammell Laird shipyard in Birkenhead. The ships featured within the exhibition shed light on pivotal moments in maritime history that have impacted on seafaring practice as we know it today.