Get ready to take part in man's glorious conquest of the seas, as you follow the Maritime Silk Route with its bustling ports from East to West! On this epic voyage, relive the exciting experiences of seafarers, and see how cultural exchanges and trade shape the world we live in today.
Behold the Vessels of the Maritime Silk Route Examine the projections and models of the Chinese, Borobudur and Javanese trading ships of the era, in detailed 360-degree views, and learn a wealth of fascinating information about their makings.
Learn Navigation Skills in the Lower Deck Become a sailor in training. Read nautical charts, navigate with a mariner’s compass, study the art of knot tying and more at this collection of interactive exhibits. You can even look the part – overlay true-to-era outfits onto yourself and send the selfies as keepsakes.
Escape from the Pirates Watch out, your exploration inside the ship is about to get dangerous – the pirates are here. Ensnared in the thick of the action by state-of-the-art projection, can you save yourself with your wits?
Shipwreck at Typhoon Theatre In this multi-sensory simulation enhanced with special effects, you will set sail on board a 9th century vessel that soon runs into a terrifying storm! Experience the drama as the vessel is buffeted by the waves before sinking to the bottom of the sea.