Come and discover containers through time at this fantastic exhibition!
A closer look
- From amphoras to containers, dockers to ship planners, vibrant harbours to terminals with towers af containers... a real journey awaits.
- Learn how this simple metal box, by taking the price of transport drastically down, vecame one of the main vectors of globalisation.
- Explore the main challenges to come (reducing greenhouse gases, finding alternative fuels...)
- See how containers have been reused: lodgings, offices... stadiums even!
The exhibition, interactive and fun, is perfect for all audiences. Children can enjoy quizzes, Lego scale models, animation videos and a dedicated play area.
Initially created by the Port-Musée de Douarnenez, adapted by the Musée portuaire de Dunkerque, the exhibition has now reached liège where a section on the local harbour and Wallonia has been added.