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Museumschip Amandine

Vindictivelaan 35-Z, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 494 51 43 35
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AN OLD SHIP TO VISIT AND LEARN THE HISTORY ABOUT

ITS WAS NICE TO LEARN ABOUT THE ship when it was put into service , what its purpose was and how it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Llewellyn Brian T
Not to be missed.

Ostend has long had a tradition of cod-fishing in the Iceland waters. A hard, uncomfortable job... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
JPGuillaume
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Ostend, Belgium
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Vindictivelaan 35-Z, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 days ago

ITS WAS NICE TO LEARN ABOUT THE ship when it was put into service , what its purpose was and how it lasted so long before it was put out of commission and place there as a site for learning about it..

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Ostend has long had a tradition of cod-fishing in the Iceland waters. A hard, uncomfortable job, with however a good financial yield at the time, which motivated sailors and their sons to enter the fishing fleet. The hard life on board is well illustrated in...More

Thank JPGuillaume
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Reviewed August 3, 2017

Visited this ship with an exhibition of steam punk and it was very interesting. Location also good near the station.

Thank Staessen
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Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We went to see it only because I had read great reviews on Trip Advisor. It's right outside the train station and there is no way that you can miss it. Would highly recommend spending 30-40 minutes at this "boat" museum. It's been brilliantly well...More

2  Thank Sameer2011
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

To discover a museumship in ancient times, the transport methods, the allday life on the ship, was very hard with simple methods a rough seamens life, very interesting to visit.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed April 22, 2017

A very interesting little old trawler that has been restored into a museum.well worth a visit on a rainy day maybe.

Thank Jeff P
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

Near the train station, there is an intriguing tourist attraction: The Amandine. Although it was February, the sun shined brightly. It seems to be an early spring! We decided to visit it. We first went down where the keel is located. Once down, we had...More

3  Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

As you exit the main train station in Ostend this massive trawler is probably one of the first sights that greets the eye. It's hard to miss and is in fact a museum dedicated to the seaman and trawler men who brave the dangerous conditions...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed November 1, 2016

The Amandine is a full size fishing trawler set in the promenade you can walk underneath and go round in side and in the fish hold, very interesting

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Located at the entrance to the main railway station which itself is right on the sea front, this is a good display of an Ostende fishing boat. Entrance fee to go in and see around it is just 4 euro

Thank Skinut79
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