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International Maritime Museum

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Learn about the history and future of shipping, and Hamburg’s importance, at this tremendous museum. Artifacts include ship models, paintings, uniforms and nautical devices.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kaispeicher B | Koreastrasse 1, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
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+49 40 30092300
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All reviews ship models lego model queen mary huge collection amazing collection private collection audio guide this place is huge several floors on display allow plenty of time english translation german history few hours couple of hours hafen city rainy day
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A vast collection of ship models and artefacts spread over 9 floors.in an old building in the heart of Hamburg. How one man could have collected so much over the years is amazing and it is well presented in this museum. Anyone with the slightest...More

Thank sjs1205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time here. My only regret is that I visited on my last day in Hamburg so I had to leave before I saw everything. The museum is big and is full of exhibits covering all aspects of maritime history. I would...More

Thank alun n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, I went to this museum because it was a rainy day and I didn't want to walk too far from where I was staying. Ships are cool, yeah, but a whole eight floor museum? Really? Well yes, really. While the first floor...More

Thank jdsor
Reviewed October 5, 2018

I’m not particularly into maritime history, but this place blew me away. Seven floors of exhibits on everything from sailing ships to miniature ship models to marine exploration to marine ecology to modern shipping. This place has it all. I went in the afternoon and...More

Thank Elliot S
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The museum is 10 decks of maritime history. there is something here for everyone. Learned about how Mark Twain adopted that pen name. The largest disaster was a German boat from WWII.

Thank Sag_Mom
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Hamburg has a long maritime history which has been captured in this museum. It is a minimum half day experience but will take longer if you have a passion for things maritime. The number of models is astounding and there is a workshop where you...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This is a very good museum, with a huge collection of maritime related exhibit's Given its former warehouse location it is limited in the size of its displays, but this doesn't distract from the experience Check out the large bronze propeller by the entrance

Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed September 19, 2018

International Maritime Museum could be the world's most extensive collection of ship an maritime related stuff. One can easily spend a day of time in this nine-story building with so many things to see. From underwater mining, to war battleships, to catalogs of everything which...More

Thank Radiate2357
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

The Deutsches Maritime Museum (maritime muesum) is located in a 9 story old warehouse in the upmarket Speicherstadt / Hafen City area of our beloved Hamburg. However, this was our very first visit to this museum (has been open for 10 years this summer). It...More

Thank Mikael G
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

this maritime museum has alot of information about sail boats, cruise boats, u boats etc. you name it. super displayed. large, small, mini boat/ship models. lots to read and some exhibits to look through, touch and play.

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alaaaaang
December 8, 2017|
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It is open every single day of the week. Only closes 4-5 days a year.
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Mostly in Deutsch but there is an English version of the Audioguide.
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10-18:00 daily
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