They exhibit a lot of old and random harbour related stuff. Their is no guided tour. It really improvised.
This museum enables a deep insight into all kinds of harbor jobs, tools and special ships, cranes and other items. As nearly all is open to hands on, this is a very good place to learn about ships and cargo transportation.
I bought a yearly card for the Hamburg historic museums and this museum was included. I saw that it was 20 min walking from Veddel S bahn station, which did not seem to me too far. However, as I walked, I started asking myself where...More
Great way to see how the docks used to be and all the equipment that they used in those days. As well as indoor exhibits there is also machinery outside as well as two ships that you can board. also old and renovated railway carriages...More
As a port worker myself this museum was quite interesting to saunter around. The large hall is not like most museum, instead it's filled with big tall shelves that are filled with various machinery,diving suits, old photographs, bales, boxes, spices and multitude of things to...More
I have been to this museum three times and just love wandering around reliving my younger days of working as a truck driver and delivering to the docks and seeing all the tools and equipment used in those days. Probably a museum more suited to...More