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Galata Museo del Mare

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So we were waiting in Genoa very close to the port next to the Church of Mary Magdalen "Chiesa di Santa Maria Maddalena" in an air B+B to pick up a cruise ship headed to Brazil. We had a couple of days to wander around...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tom h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four floors of Genoa history. Plenty of exhibits for all ages, nearly all have an English translation. An interesting reconstruction of a 17th century galley, beautiful globes and atlases, plus a fantastic story of emigration and immigration, with photos, videos etc. See life for various...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fascinating museum on four floors that takes visitors through Genoa’s seafaring past with stunning replicas of life size and model ships through the ages as well as many informative exhibits of conditions and life aboard many of the famous vessels that sailed out of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank derekarm
Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

This museum was huge! Plan on spending at least half your day here, there are 5 floors! Each section was about a different historical marine event or time period starting from Genoa’s establishment all the way through the steamship era. Everything was extremely informative and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ahillinski
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful visit. What i really like about this museum is the diversity of each floor. There are many interactive areas and many big ships. I suggest people look for a guide, as we did, to make the experience more gratifing. Be sure to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mohammedh596
Reviewed 7 February 2019

I knew Genoa had great maritime history but the true extent was displayed in the excellent museum right on the water front. We spent a full half day in the museum and there was more to see and do. The displays and artifacts were very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank larry87120
Reviewed 19 January 2019

This new museum on Genoa’s waterfront offers an intensive and in depth immersion in Genoa’s long history as a naval power and center of shipping. The exhibits start with the development of Genoa’s harbor and proceeds through: a full size galleon ship, a display on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ofiev12
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Good experience. A nice place to spend an afternoon. The submarine was very nice. I recommend it to everybody.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Theeveningwell89
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Maitime Museum in Genoa. There was so much history and you could board different vessels inside the 5 storeyed museum. We spent nearly 3 hours there for 13 Euros per person and an additional 6 Euros to visit the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank raymondgwee
Reviewed 8 November 2018

This is a great place for adults and kids, sorry teenagers ! You will learn all about the might and glory from Genoa great navigation period and get to see a model of a 1500 vessel, also a grest aperitivo in the last floor

Date of experience: August 2018
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