Gothenburg Maritime Museum

Gothenburg, Sweden

The exhibitions at the Maritime Museum tell 400 years of maritime history. Themes include pirates past and present, life at sea, the Swedish American Line and much more. There are four permanent exhibitions displaying the history of sea routes, flows of people and ideas, Gothenburg port and technical development of seafaring.



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Jane Bobkova (9 months ago)
That's a great place to visit in Gothenburg (a guided tour in English in included)! Spent more than an hour there. You can visit several ships and and a submarine.
Suzie Q (9 months ago)
It was fun to explore these ships but I excepted more of this museum (priced at 140 SEK per person). I excepted more explainers and more English information. Maybe even a museum building with something about the Swedish navy or some interaction. It felt like another open-house-boat.
joni vanhaverbeke (9 months ago)
Great museum. Fair price for the experience. If you do not speak Swedish I advise to download the app maritiman. Its a clear audioguide that leads you through the several ships.
Maomao Chen Larsson (9 months ago)
Very nice military marines and very educational. Good for bigger kids. So many floors from the ship. It’s not working with a stroller so we had to carry the small kid all the time so it’s taking too much effort
Deepti Sahoo (9 months ago)
A good place to explain warship and submarine to small kids. Takes about atleast 3 hours to go through all the ship if want to cover it in details.
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