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Marstal Sofartsmuseum

Prinsensgade 1, Aero, Denmark
+45 62 53 23 31
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Very Large Exhibit and Very Encompassing

My wife and I didn't know what to expect and we certainly didn't expect it to be this conclusive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard F
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Greenville, South Carolina
Amazing

Very fun and you can spend up to an hour there. Amazing how many ships in bottles are there. I... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2017
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“nice museum” (2 reviews)
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Prinsensgade 1, Aero, Denmark
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+45 62 53 23 31
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I didn't know what to expect and we certainly didn't expect it to be this conclusive. The museum tells the story of Marstal by the sea and highlights ship builds, painters, boats in bottles. and so much more. There is a huge...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Very fun and you can spend up to an hour there. Amazing how many ships in bottles are there. I honestly couldn't count. They also have replicas of cabins and ships( the cabins are interactive and life size). I recommend going there alone, with kids,...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy maritime history you could spend many hours here. Great children's play area and on certain days there is supervised old style model boat building. Huge indoor collection and display through the ages plus an offsite area by the water filled with interesting...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Very nice museum, with a huge exhibition about Marstal's interesting past (as portrayed in 'We, the drowned'). With a great playground in the center.

Thank Stefan P
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

It would be possible to spend many hours in this wonderful museum, we were there for about an hour very well thought out. It has just been extended and it is very well done. I guess we will return one day on a visit as...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

The museum is an integrated part of the town of Marstal, low-key but highly fascinating when you finally get here. If you are looking for maritime authenticity, this is the place to go. Marstal was once the maritime center of Denmark, and the museum will...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2016

Surprisingly large building, stuffed full with models of sailing ships, paintings of ships and the sea, maps of Danish trade routes, general nautical paraphernalia, made up cabins and ships bridges to explore, plus an outdoor area. And under 18s go free, so great value. Perfect...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2016

Very interesting ship museum. Had a wonderful time. Takes you exploring the history and the people are very nice, helpful and knowledgeable.

Thank Kathryn P
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Reviewed April 22, 2016

The small museum is certainly telling a story and a wonderful one too! Go to this beutifull Island of Aeroe and go the biggest city Marstal there you will get an overview of how the sea can tribute to grow of an industry. A pity...More

Thank FinnogL-L
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Reviewed July 29, 2015

A great`maritime museum, with lots of pictures, models and information about boats. There is also a wonderful maritime-themed playground and there is sailboat building for kids as well.

Thank Chrisfromwestoz
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