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Maritiman

Packhusplatsen 12, Gothenburg 411 13 , Sweden (Formerly Maritiman Goteborg)
+46 31 10 59 50
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Ranked #15 of 59 Attractions in Gothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Parma, Italy
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79 reviews 79 reviews
50 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

This is an outdoor museum of 17 different ships (including a u-boat), although it seems like you cannot visit all of them. I found that the museum lacked in information and the little information that they had (like a video about the museum) was in Swedish. Obviously children will love it as they can visit the inside of many different... More

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Boston
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is described as the largest, floating exhibition of ships in the world. Not sure if that is true but I can say it is a couple of hours really well spent. I was actually on business and had a couple of hours to spare. Maritiman was approx 15 minutes stroll from my city centre hotel. It is a collection... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We missed the opportunity to visit the Museum indoor part, but we enjoyed the possibility to explore museum' objects exhibited outdoor: boats, anchors, marítime vehicles etc. Everything is tagged with english descriptions and in a perfect working condition. Don't miss the paddan boat and read the story! This museus has plenty edutatement options for adults and kids!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

If you want to have a look at how naval ships and a submarine look like, come to Maritiman. I used my Gothenburg card to get in, but even with paying for this specific attraction it's well worth visiting because you have so many ships that are included in the price. I was also lucky to arrive when a guided... More

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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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22 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

As a Harbour City with a shipbuilding history Gothenburg needs of course a Museum to do with ships. Here you have the possibility to go on to several real ships of different kinds and see close up how it looks inside, how the seamen lived and worked. A great place for kids and adults alike.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Honestly nothing special, boring and costly . The vessel are nothing special not any history , I recommend the Naval museum instead , where you can see the history have experience with ship simulator .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Loved this museum - loads of boats to wander round and even a submarine you can explore. Plenty of info, a reasonable price and a decent café too.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Different types of old ships, very interesting to walk through a submarine for example and an old military ship plus several other types of old ships (10 all together).

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Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The destroyer alone took 2 hours for my son to go through (that was with me rushing him towards the end!). The others were a quicker run through, including a submarine. Several boats were inaccessible during our visit (unsure why). Very good value for your money here! There is a also a little cafe to revive yourself if needed!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very interesting musuem. You get a chance to go through decomissioned warship and a submarine. Need atleast 1-2 hrs to thoroughly go thru all the ships on display.

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