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This is a most interesting little museum beautifully presented with excellent and interesting... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
IGW187351
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Hannover, Germany
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Compact museum

The museum is at one end of Kiel’s town centre. The museum is basically in one large hall making it... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
JimTVictoria_Canada
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 24, 2017

If you ask some of the locals or look at some other reviews right here,you will be told that "there is not much to see in Kiel" but this is completly NOT TRUE. You will however, have to find it yourself. If you go to...More

7  Thank joe s
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

On a rainy or cool day this museum has some interesting exhibits. It provides an understanding of the history of the area and the importance of the sea in the culture of the people.

1  Thank debrah711
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

In addition to the exhibits in the hall, there are a few historic ships tied up alongside the pier. It is very near the centre of the city and offers views of the nearby docked ferries, cruise ships and shipyards.

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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Really friendly staffwho we’re more than willing to help us. Really enjoyed the 1918 exhibition. Excellent guide to the exhibition in English. I learned a lot! Really nice cafe / bar at the side building with outdoor seating facing the water. Right next to the...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We had one (rainy) day in port and didn't feel like going far, so after missing the ferry for the submarine museum, four of us stumbled on this wonderful, historical display of the maritime history of Germany. There are ship models, beautiful paintings, artifacts, as...More

2  Thank Bill C
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

This is a most interesting little museum beautifully presented with excellent and interesting displays highly recommended

1  Thank IGW187351
Reviewed June 14, 2017

The museum is at one end of Kiel’s town centre. The museum is basically in one large hall making it easy to see all the displays. Information is also in English. There are artifacts, paintings, ship models and small boats. Displays of life in the...More

2  Thank JimTVictoria_Canada
Reviewed June 11, 2017

So our cruise ship pulls in with 2000 passengers. Everbody books an expensive shore excursion and does the cattle call onto the buses and off they go. My friend and I walk one block to this absolutely charming Maritime museum. We were the ONLY ones...More

3  Thank Goodness4you
Reviewed April 24, 2017

If you ask some of the locals or look at some other reviews right here,you will be told that "there is not much to see in Kiel" but this is completly NOT TRUE. You will however, have to find it yourself. If you go to...More

7  Thank joe s
Reviewed February 13, 2017

On a rainy or cool day this museum has some interesting exhibits. It provides an understanding of the history of the area and the importance of the sea in the culture of the people.

1  Thank debrah711
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Our cruise ship called at Kiel on our way home, there wasn't much to do or see but we found this small maritime museum on the water front which also has a couple of small boats to visit.

1  Thank Linda A
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Called into this museum in Kiel on a sunny Sunday afternoon (not much else to do in Germany on a Sunday as everything is closed). its basically all in one room, an old fish market 9and one of the very few buildings to survive the...More

2  Thank David A
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