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This was a fantastic place to visit, very interesting and the tour guide was really helpful. The... read more

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Part of our trip arrangement, but we were happy we went. Interesting info, good display and insight... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
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Industriegebiet Sud, 26871 Papenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4961 83960
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic place to visit, very interesting and the tour guide was really helpful. The tour was in German but she kept telling about it in English too. The tickets included transport to and from Pappenberg

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Part of our trip arrangement, but we were happy we went. Interesting info, good display and insight into the building of cruise ships. What an unreal location to build these enormous ships.

Thank Toemaarjongens
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Nice tour of the werft. Since i'm a cruise ethousiast i would have liked to see more of the actual werft then the cruise line promotion video's and info. But since most people are new to cruising it is a nice story they tell. You...More

Thank kbisok
Reviewed 18 June 2018

If you have ever thought of having seen everything in the world of ship yard insights, you should see this amazing system of logistics.

Thank _kwth_scholten
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This place not only offers you a chance to learn how cruise ships are built but also teaches you about the history of this area and how this Werft came about. - The tour is in German, there are special English tours available but you...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Not offered in english and no english reading material. It felt like the longest 2 hours of my life. It was neat seeing where the ship was being built but I wish we could have just skipped to that part. I wouldn't go back.

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Timing is everything and we arrived just as the latest ship was completed. This helped to understand the enormity of scale. The guide spoke excellent English and really new the history of the yard and the process of building these giants so was very informative....More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our Trip to Meyer WERFT was realy interessting, they will pick you up at the Bus Station tourist Center in Papenburg ariving at the Shipyard you will be lent to the Cinema.They will Show you several Films with a lot of Information about shipbuilding today....More

Thank Lukas K
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Were on a bike & barge tour, but took a couple hours to stop & tour this amazing shipyard--one of the largest in the world. Having never been on a cruise, I had never really thought of how the large cruise ships were built, but...More

1  Thank Susan P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We sere on a guided tour and learnt a great deal about how cruise ships are constructed and about the amazing features that are being installed nowadays. Our guide was very knowledgeable and we were all fscinated. The tour includes a lot of high overhead...More

1  Thank youngpapaya
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