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Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

Closes in 29 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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This museum houses a collection of models and paintings of historic ships.
Closes in 29 min
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum has an amazing collection of models of boats. They are amazingly detailed. The price of entry is very reasonable. They do allow photography.

Thank Jenifer H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We truly enjoyed both the museum and the gardens and grounds at this museum. In fact, we were both blown away by the very pleasant surprise when we decided to check this museum out. The ships were amazing, the history information accompanying the scale model...More

Thank BuckeyeGal54
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small museum. There are model replicas of ships with accompanying plaquards. This is a fine museum for those interested in ships. This museum should be skipped by those who don't care about ships. The front desk person was very knowledgeable about ship...More

Thank MacnCheeseMom2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens were great but I was in heaven inside. All those models, oh I wanted to take them home with me lol. I recommend this to anyone who has a love of ships and /or sailing.

Thank 2Nickels78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is well worth the trip! the location is absolutely stunning. its a good review of history also

Thank Lourdes M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, if you love maritime history don't miss this. Huge models. I learned so much history about the civil war ships. Amazing model of NS Savannah. First nuclear powered merchant ship. The building and gardens are beautiful.

Thank LarryR568
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surrounded by a quiet garden, my wife and I enjoyed spending an hour or so at this museum. Much of the museum features detailed scale models of old sailing ships and a number of interesting artifacts from those ships. Some models have cut-away parts to...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was part of a preservation pass and we weren’t too sure we would like it. However, once we got inside we really enjoyed all the miniature models and other exhibits. This is really worth a stop in - lots of local Savannah history weaved...More

1  Thank LeadFoot2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to make a quick visit here on a day trip to Savannah. There were so many intricate models here, I could have stared at them for hours. There are other seafaring artifacts as well. Definitely a neat place if you have any maritime interests.

Thank rm0463
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Scarbrough house is home to this museum and it is full of fantastic displays of models of actual ships dating back to the Civil War. There is also a model of the Titanic. Beside each ship is a brief narrative of its history; take...More

1  Thank littlepepita
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Response from Exchange1771 | Reviewed this property |
$9.00 adults I believe. It is worth the cost!