'Shaped by the Sea' exhibition

A free exhibition which outlines how our past, present and future are all affected and defined by the sea. Seas and rivers were the superhighways of the past and created our history - come along and discover more. 

  • Plenty of parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Activities for children
  • Guide always on hand

Suitable for all ages.

Opening Times

  • Saturday 11 - Sunday 19 April 12noon - 4pm daily
  • Every weekend from May until August 12noon - 4pm
  • Monday 13 July - Sunday 26 July 12noon - 4pm daily


  • Free

Contact Details

  • Address Maritime Heritage Visitor Centre The Ropewalk (opposite Exploris Aquarium) Portaferry BT22 1NZ
  • Telephone 078 3453 9566
  • Email PAST
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