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Schifffahrtsmuseum

Am Wall 65, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 431 9013425
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Gorgeous building and fab exhibition - and free!

Really friendly staffwho we’re more than willing to help us. Really enjoyed the 1918 exhibition... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
NewcastlePaula
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Horsens, Denmark
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Beautiful museum

We had one (rainy) day in port and didn't feel like going far, so after missing the ferry for the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Bill C
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Pocasset, Massachusetts
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  • Average9%
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“ship models” (3 reviews)
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Am Wall 65, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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+49 431 9013425
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US$24 per adult
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really friendly staffwho we’re more than willing to help us. Really enjoyed the 1918 exhibition. Excellent guide to the exhibition in English. I learned a lot! Really nice cafe / bar at the side building with outdoor seating facing the water. Right next to the...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had one (rainy) day in port and didn't feel like going far, so after missing the ferry for the submarine museum, four of us stumbled on this wonderful, historical display of the maritime history of Germany. There are ship models, beautiful paintings, artifacts, as...More

2  Thank Bill C
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This is a most interesting little museum beautifully presented with excellent and interesting displays highly recommended

1  Thank IGW187351
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

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

2  Thank jim t
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

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

3  Thank Goodness4you
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Reviewed 24 April 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

6  Thank joe s
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Reviewed 14 February 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
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Reviewed 30 August 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
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Reviewed 14 August 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
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Reviewed 25 May 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
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