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Maritime Heritage Museum

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One should visit this museum. It shows the old time instruments that were used in the ships and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kunal P
Surat, India

Learn about the lighthouse the lights and nautical maritine hisotry of the area of the Indian Ocean... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2018
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Mada Koil Street | Near Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One should visit this museum. It shows the old time instruments that were used in the ships and lighthouse. Need around more than an hour if you are interested in knowing about the old mechanism.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kunal P
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Learn about the lighthouse the lights and nautical maritine hisotry of the area of the Indian Ocean and arond

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

This is s small, but fascinating museum near the lighthouse. It had exhibits relating to maritime history and lighthouses. Kids will especially enjoy the recreation of a ship captain’s cabin. It is extremely well maintained. A great option to spend some time in the afternoon...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wanderingskv
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Small , cozy , very informative information about maritime equipment and miniatures of various boats and ships

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alpinestar_Doon
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The marine is very well maintained. With some information on boats, ships, dhow and marine signals etc, it is sure to arise curiosity in children.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank vidyasagar_g
Reviewed May 19, 2018

The Maritime Heritage Museum is a nice museum displaying marine equipment and miniature models of different ships. The museum is very informative for people of all ages. There is a nominal entry fee of INR 20 which also includes visit to the Lighthouse museum.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed February 17, 2018

- Very well maintained - Informative and interesting exhibits - The dedication of the curator and the staff should be appreciated.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank NIR006
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

It's very informative. Lots of antique equipment used during lighthouse are displayed. The Maritime museum is very well maintained.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mukund R
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Rs.20 as entrance fees and the place is very informative for all ages. They have various models of ships and boats. They are displayed and worthy enough to know. The place is maintained so well under air conditioning. Toilet facilities are available. The fees includes...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Karthik R
Reviewed December 31, 2017

This is a very informative place where we can see many old equipments used in ships. Must visit along with kids.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nithya123
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