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Hull Maritime Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Hull’s Maritime Museum and in fact all of this cities museums are free entry due to its recent City... read more

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Paul W
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Historic Hull on view!

Visited Monday 18th March with some friends. Most museums are in the museums quarter.Very... read more

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DO4309GRwilliamg
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Market Weighton, United Kingdom
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If you would like to discover more about Hull's maritime heritage, come and enjoy free admission to the city's Maritime Museum. The museum is housed in the Victorian Dock Offices in Queen Victoria Square. These nautical themed offices were designed...more
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9 Queen Victoria Square, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3DX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hull’s Maritime Museum and in fact all of this cities museums are free entry due to its recent City of Culture award. The city is divided into areas that compliment its history. We were surprised at the number of grand buildings that were built in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Monday 18th March with some friends. Most museums are in the museums quarter.Very convenient because you don't have to walk far from one museum to the others. I cannot describe just how good this museum is. The models, information boards etc are amazing. You...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little museum in a fantastic old building with some good interesting displays and exhibits with very friendly and helpful staff. A good representation of Hull's seafaring past depicting how life at sea was harsh in days gone by. Free to get in but make...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

Was a great find and very well presented and historical museum, great exhibitions and great to add to your list for a day out in Hull, allow two hours for a good look around xMore

Date of experience: October 2018
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HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our best to make it a really fun and interesting visit. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration...More

Reviewed 4 February 2019

A look into our Maritime history, you will have a whale of a time here, again a welcome for all ages.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our best to make it a really fun and interesting visit. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration...More

Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Really well displayed museum incorporating many fascinating maritime items - many connected with Hull’s seafaring portMore

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jillyb533
HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our best to make it a really interesting and fun visit. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration...More

Reviewed 23 January 2019

As the title explains going into this Museum is a delight there is so much to see. All with well documented articles explaining everything. Something for everyone young and the not so young. Will be going again I'm sure I missed something the first time.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YORKYG
HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our best to make it a really fun day-out. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration project to...More

Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

There are volunteers to chat to who are very knowledgeable about all aspects of the museum's exhibits.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank stevepickles
HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive for Hull: Yorkshire's Maritime City at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our hardest to make it a really fun day-out. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration project to...More

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Visited here with the Grandchildren from Australia. Loads of things to keep them interested, each time we entered a room, all we heard was "Wow". The place is spotlessly clean, the staff very helpful and the exhibits up to date. I even saw a model...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Thank you for visiting the Maritime Museum in Hull. We're pleased you enjoyed your time in the museum and we try our hardest to make it a really fun day-out. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration project to...More

Reviewed 26 December 2018

If you are interested in Hull's maritime history it's a must visit. As a casual tourist it's a bit dull. The staff are nice and the place is packed with information but unless you are researching it's about half an hour out of the rainMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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HCandLHelp, Senior Marketing Executive at Hull Maritime Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

Many thanks for visiting the Hull Maritime Museum and posting your review. We're currently developing plans for Hull, Yorkshire’s Maritime City, a multi-million pound regeneration project to transform the Hull Maritime Museum, the Arctic Corsair and the Spurn Lightship with new exhibitions, interpretation and interactive...More

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xxrobboxx
5 July 2018|
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Response from FMW13 | Reviewed this property |
Follow P signs then walk. There's nowhere right at the doorstep as it's in the town centre. We found a multi-storey by the marina.
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Response from Firemanfrank | Reviewed this property |
Hi Peter... I've never seen pets in the museum. There are priceless artefacts that could suffer irreparable damage especially if a large very unruly dog misbehaved and therefore i would imagine the policy will be to admit... More
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