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Fisheries- and Maritime Museum

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Tarphagevej 2, Esbjerg 6710, Denmark
+45 76 12 20 00
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Offshore industry hands-on

At this site, you can both experience an aquarium, an open-air museum, and several exhibition halls... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gunnar G
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Very Interesting Maritime Museum

Very Interesting Maritime Museum , well worth visiting , just outside of Esbjerg . Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Peter W
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  • Poor2%
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“north sea” (6 reviews)
“sea life” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Tarphagevej 2, Esbjerg 6710, Denmark
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+45 76 12 20 00
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

At this site, you can both experience an aquarium, an open-air museum, and several exhibition halls and most recently, offshore industry story is told in an interesting way.

Thank Gunnar G
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very Interesting Maritime Museum , well worth visiting , just outside of Esbjerg . Plenty of parking and has a restaurant Café

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had an excellent afternoon here enjoying all the live exhibits such as birds, seal and fish. Also the exhibitions of off shore windfarms and oil rigs, the old boat yards and the part about the fishing history of Denmark was all very interesting. We...More

Thank Cargo-Girl5566
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is incredible. There is so much to do and to watch. Sea lions are amazing and entertaining to watch. It's education for kids to. They can learn about the different species of the ocean too. Nice play area and cafeteria. Definitely worth a...More

Thank tia170586
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to spend some time with family. Lots of places that can give your children place to have some fun. Aqarium isn't the biggest thing I've seen but it's ok. They're some museum-styled rooms with presentations about all sorts of things related to North...More

Thank Piotr W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We walked out some way from Esbjerg city believing there to be a picturesque fishing town near the docks. How wrong can you be - the fishing port is extremely industrial nowadays & we could not find the museum in the vicinity although we had...More

1  Thank hildenley
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

I’m sorry your expectations didn't match reality. City maps and Google as well as any GPS service might have helped you. The museum is a bit long walking distance from town center, but easily reachable by bike, car, busses, taxies etc. Esbjerg docks have never...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We've been there a couple of times now. It's always great to visit the aquarium. The special exhibition is changing from time to time. The aquarium itself is really big for this side off the country. There are plenty off animals to learn about and...More

Thank svenklink80
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had a morning free in Esbjerg, so decided to visit the Fisheries- and Maritime Museum, located approximately 4 kilometers to the North of the town square, along the coast road - only a 5 minute taxi (100 DKK) or 40 minute walk back into town....More

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 15 October 2016

My visit was with the grand children. We got there at the time the seals were being fed in the open air pool they are kept in. You can also take a lift or the steps down below and watch them from under water through...More

Thank Townsey_1
Reviewed 28 September 2016

My visit was with the grand children. We got there at the time the seals were being fed in the open air pool they are kept in. You can also take a lift or the steps down below and watch them from under water through...More

Thank Townsey_1
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