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Hull Maritime Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Fascinating insight into Hull's maritime past

This museum is in the extraordinary former Dock Offices building, a masterpiece of Victorian... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2012
London, United Kingdom
love this place......

so educational and telling of the past of hulls docks and trawlers.... my dad was on a trawler all... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2012
ann g
Kingston-upon-Hull, 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
+44 1482 300300
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Reviewed 24 January 2012

This museum is in the extraordinary former Dock Offices building, a masterpiece of Victorian architecture right in the centre of Hull. The exhibitions offer a very insightful view into Hull's proud maritime heritage. The museum might not be so good for young children, as needs...More

Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank Dash9-44CW
Reviewed 20 January 2012

so educational and telling of the past of hulls docks and trawlers.... my dad was on a trawler all his life and I FOUND HIS BOAT IN THERE... BRILLIANT

Date of experience: May 2011
2  Thank ann g
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Wondeful exhibits in a beautiful setting in the old Dock Offices. We go again and again.

1  Thank Barrowboy50
Reviewed 9 December 2011

Visited many times. Nothing special. Ok, if you want to take the kids. Needs updating to keep the interest going.

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank Bobbie Y
Reviewed 23 November 2011

great for a insitght into the history of the area. lots of photos artifacts and dispaly areas

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank pinkfairyEngland
Reviewed 14 April 2011

i would rate this as probably the best of the museums in hull.Much of the museum is devoted to the trade of whale hunting which was carried out in the 19th century.there are many artefacts including whale skeletons and harpoons.I probably learnt more about this...More

Date of experience: April 2011
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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.
13 July 2017|
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