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Museum der Deutschen Binnenschifffahrt

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Address: Apostelstr. 84, 47119 Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Nice but not spectacular

Being part of the Industriekultur Route, we decided to visit this museum. It is not that spectacular like other (larger) museums. Still with children it does offer something... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 2, 2016
PoggiBonsi2012
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Soest, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016

Being part of the Industriekultur Route, we decided to visit this museum. It is not that spectacular like other (larger) museums. Still with children it does offer something unique, they build a ship where children can play and it is very attractive to do so. Also outside another ship playground is available.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2015

The Building is stunning - an old Art Nouveau Swimming Pool beautifully converted to house this museum. There are a very large number of exhibits but very little information in English so we could not access a lot of the detailed displays with our limited German. We asked if there was more information in English but were told there was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2015

Very cheap for students. We saw every item on the tour so we were in there for quite some time (~2h). The audio phones were less interesting for me, but the ships and the development of technology as well as the models were breathtaking to see. The real ships that weren't in the museum, but outside at DU-Ruhrort near the... More 

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