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Seized!

Roleplayer in costume. © Simon Webb

Find out more about the dangerous world of smuggling and contraband goods in these events and activities.

Whether they involve tracking down suspicious packages full of contraband goods, investigating the taxing world of tax or protecting endangered species, all of these events are based on the 'Seized! The Border and Customs uncovered' gallery at Merseyside Maritime Museum.

Younger visitors can download Matt's gallery trail (pdf), and see if you can find him when you visit.

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Customs contraband

Date: 30 Aug 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Demonstration

Dockwatch

Date: 31 Aug 2014
Time: 11.30am-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 7 Sep 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Mobile madness

Date: 13 Sep 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 28 Sep 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 25 Oct 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Explore customs

Date: 26 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Mobile madness

Date: 29 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Mobile madness

Date: 30 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 31 Oct 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 1 Nov 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Explore customs

Date: 8 Nov 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Explore customs

Date: 9 Nov 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Mobile madness

Date: 15 Nov 2014
Time: 1-4pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 16 Nov 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Rummage

Date: 23 Nov 2014
Time: 1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

Merseyside Maritime Museum