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International Maritime Museum

Kaispeicher B | Koreastrasse 1, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 30092300
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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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Kaispeicher B | Koreastrasse 1, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 30092300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Hamburg, make sure to visit the maritime museum. 7 floors of anything related to shipping. I really liked the miniatures and took a lot of photos.

Thank rondm40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nine floors of just one man's collection, started with the purchase of one tiny model ship (be sure to check it out on the ninth floor!) - The entire museum was very interesting - we ended up with tour guides - former sailors James and...More

Thank nhhaig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a quasi Ocean Liner Historian as well as a Beatles Scholar I chanced on this Museum during a Hamburg Beatles sojourn, and I'm glad I did. This museum is mostly about the models of various ships through the ages, I was also prepared for...More

Thank Lou D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was built in a beautifully restored warehouse to house an amazing collection of miniature ship models. I have to confess that the idea of spending an hour or more looking at tiny ships did not thrill me, but pouring rain drove us indoors....More

Thank laurelrock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

private collection of the late Peter Tamm. Amazing pieces and changing exhibitions. supporter's club yearly fee at EUR72 - giving year-round access.

Thank Ulf130
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If your goal is to be properly introduced to the wonders of the navigation, this is your place, indeed. Get the Hamburg card to a nice discount on the fee (from 13 to 9 euros) and get an easy access through the U4 station Uberseequartier....More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in the oldest warehouse of Hamburg, one can visit the Maritime Museum, which once was the private collecton of Peter Tamm. An extended collection of small shipmodels will surely attract children. A neat museum arranged over several floors gives one an impression of shipping...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 13 June 2017

There is an English audio guide on an iPod (you have to give a driving licence or ID as a deposit), but it is reather a suplementary info - though interesting and useful. Still you have to read a lot. The levels are well structured...More

Thank fbo7
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Wonderfully designed and laid out. Could have spent the whole day here. Difficult to pick out areas to focus on so best to simply work up the museum from the ground floor.

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Very impressive exhibition featuring a lot of info about history, technology etc. Warning: it is really big, spans on 9 floors of the building, you need a lot of time and endurance to visit everything, I would not recommend it for children

Thank Joanna M
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Hanny S
9 July 2016|
Response from DamianMoranDauchez |
Mostly in Deutsch but there is an English version of the Audioguide.
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8 July 2016|
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Response from Dan J | Reviewed this property |
10-18:00 daily