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The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder

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small but interesting

very good collection. gives a glimpse of the strong maritime history of the area. was a privilage... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2016
shipmaster1995
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Mumbai, India
A jewel in the crown

Although relatively small, this museum is a gem in the town. Where to begin: 1. really well laid... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Stephen W
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London, United Kingdom
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28 Aug 2018
“A jewel in the crown”
3 Dec 2016
“Fantastic ambience”
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Et helt nytt sjøfartsmuseum så dagens lys i Hasseldalen i april 2015. Sjøfartsmuseet i Aust-Agder ligger i naturskjønne omgivelser i Hasseldalen i moderne lokaler vendt ut mot Vikkilen. I Hasseldalen har det vært verft og rederivirksomhet i over 150...more
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Hasseldalen 3, Grimstad 4878, Norway
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Although relatively small, this museum is a gem in the town. Where to begin: 1. really well laid out story of Norway's and the local maritime history, with context around the global shipping scene as it has developed 2. touches on the social, economic and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Therese H, Kundeansvarlig at The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Dear Stephen Your review was a pleasure to read. That's exactly the way we want our museum to be received and experienced. I am very pleased that you had a nice experience in our interactive exhibitions, the museum shop and the cafe. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

A Great location, the in and outdoor seating in connection with the museum has a fantastic ambience. Service is Great, but some of the food could have been better, ie shrimp sandwich with no fresh shrimps...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Therese H, Guest Relations Manager at The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018
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Hei! Takk for din ameldelse av museet. Vi setter god service i høysetet. Det var leit å høre at du...More

Reviewed 4 January 2016

very good collection. gives a glimpse of the strong maritime history of the area. was a privilage to visit. location near the waterfront is very apt.More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Therese H, Guest Relations Manager at The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018
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Hei! Tusen takk for hyggelig anmeldelse av museet :) Veldig fint å høre at du hadde en fin opplevelse på...More

Reviewed 12 October 2015

A truly stunning location, the museum is very interesting, and also for children! The place brings you back many decades, and the journey inside the museum is guaranteed a success with an ending at the Smag & Behag restaurant next door!

Date of experience: September 2015
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Therese H, Guest Relations Manager at The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018
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Tusen takk for hyggelig anmeldelse :) Mvh Therese

Reviewed 22 April 2015

Shipping and ship-building has been core businesses for this region for centuries, and this museum has been long awaited. Now finally open, it proves well worth the wait!

Date of experience: April 2015
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Therese H, Guest Relations Manager at The Maritime Museum in Aust-Agder, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018
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Tusen takk for hyggelig anmeldelse :) Mvh Therese

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