A new visitor experience to check out from 14 July at the Oceanographic Museum!
" Monaco & the Ocean " is taking over the first floor of the Oceanographic Museum
with a space of 700m2 dedicated to the commitment of the Princes of Monaco to
protecting the marine world.
With its modern, immersive and interactive staging, this new
space aims to raise awareness, engaging as many people as possible in efforts
to protect the oceans.
Based around a 27-metre-long ship, “Monaco and the Ocean”
covers more than 100 years of history and invites visitors on a voyage through
time alongside sovereigns conscious of and engaged in tackling the major issues
of their day: Albert I, Rainier III and H.S.H. Prince Albert II.
In the space of their three reigns, our view of the oceans
has changed, as has our understanding. In this exhibition, visitors will
discover the Principality’s unique and special relationship with the marine
An immersive, digital, engaging experience!
- Collaborative games allowing up to 20 people to work
together on the current issues facing the oceans
- Hands-on experiments: try out stereoscopic photography, fly
weather satellites, collect sediment samples…
- Digital displays: optical theatre, LCD screens,
interactive whiteboard, touchscreens…
By engaging with the experiences on offer,
visitors will already be making progress, with their hands as well as with
their minds. It’s a first step towards creating a true community of ambassadors
who can build a better future for the oceans together!