‘The cascade of poppies known as the Weeping Window, from the installation at the Tower of London in 2014, was at the Maritime Museum for the spring of 2017’

Events in August
10 Time Troopers: A Whale of a Time
10/11 The Hull Show
29 (to 1 Sep) Freedom Festival

24 (to 27 Oct) Fisherwomen: Heritage and Tradition
to 1 Sep Microbes
to 1 Sep Turtle-y Awesome Summer

Check also Visit Hull.

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Hull’s tourist potential in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Hull and Visit Hull & East Yorkshire. Links to Hull attractions include:
Ferens Gallery
Hull & East Riding Museum
Hull Heritage Walks
Hull People’s Memorial Exhibition Centre
Maritime Museum
Streetlife Museum
The Deep
Wilberforce Museum

‘Hull’s public conveniences… look as if the Tsar is expected at any moment’