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Am Wall 65, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 431 9013425
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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 1 week ago
jim t
Victoria, Canada
Perfect if visiting Kiel by cruise ship

So our cruise ship pulls in with 2000 passengers. Everbody books an expensive shore excursion and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newport Beach, California
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Am Wall 65, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 431 9013425
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank jim t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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

4  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
Reviewed May 25, 2016

A very interesting museum which details the maritime history of the city and a bargain at 3e as it not only covers the inside of the main building but also the 3 historical boats moored on the harbour nearby - two of which you can...More

1  Thank nnmercman
Reviewed May 21, 2016

We had a family gathering that included adults and kids. My husband and I arrived via cruise ship. The Museum was a short walk from the port and the adjoining cafe was our meeting place. The exhibits were beautifully displayed and very interesting. There was...More

Thank ThinkConnieL
Reviewed April 28, 2016

Interesting collection of historical artifacts, paintings, and dioramas of Kiel's shipping and naval history. English explanations provided throughout. You don't have to spend a lot of time here to learn a great deal. I liked that the museum is in the old Fischhalle.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed October 8, 2015

The museum gives a easy description of Kiel 19. century until today. Nice little cafe next to the museum

1  Thank Annemarie075
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