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Musee National de la Marine

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25 Apr 2018
“Nautical museum ”
2 May 2017
“Its just in the middle of Trocadero!!”
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17 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre, 75116 Paris, France
16th Arr. - Passy
+33 1 53 65 69 53
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Located in the middle of the trocadero is this medium sized naval museum. Lots of nautical history and items of interest on display. Best metro station is Trocadero.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Its just in the middle of Trocadero, so its easy to visit and spend an hour or two. Wonderful collection of boats!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank ljaidar
Reviewed 15 February 2017

an excellent way to spend a couple of hours...the museum has lots of large scale models of French Naval ships from the mid 17th century through to modern warships.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Peter Christoph... H
Reviewed 4 December 2016

There is a whole room of paintings dedicated to the French Navy and their help during the Revolution. Amazing. Anyone interested in Naval history, fishing, etc will find this small Museum a marvel. It's situated next to the Citi of Man, another great place to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 17 September 2016

If you are interested in Napoleon at all definitely go here. There is an amazing sculpture and his boat. It is very cool to see the history behind the ships. Highly recommend this place. Its free with the museum pass. One of my most favorite...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Tasha S
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The French Maritime Museum is located in the Palais de Chaillot next to the Trocadero. It is a very interesting insight into the French maritime history & naval conflicts. The displays consist of large paintings of different sea battles, large models of sailing ships &...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

If you have any inclination towards ships, sea life, or maritime history, then this museum is a must. I have never been through a museum twice, but as soon as I finished this place, I went through again and actually saw and appreciated many more...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, I just loved this museum. Huge and large beautifully built and presented ships of 1700's to current times. Wonderful maritime related artifacts. Beautiful matching or related paintings.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Escaped the heat and the crowds to find a very interesting museum that was not our original intent! Lots of great collections and we learned quite a bit too.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a small museum and great if you have maybe 90 minutes to spare. While I was looking forward to seeing all of the boat designs and rigging, the most surprising delight was the elaborate sculpture that decorated the ships. It also illustrates how...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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