A great visit for all ages. Interesting exhibition of all things Dutch maritime. The Royally barge is impressive as is the replica Amsterdam. Allow 4 hours for a full visit to take every thing.
About Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum
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The National Maritime Museum is hosted in a historical building, the former naval house. Interactive exhibitions and a great collection of naval instruments. A replica of the Dutch East India Company ship "Amsterdam" can be visited, great experience for kids. The Royal Barge is hosted...More
We visited this museum, which is quite close to the central railway station, but is also reachable by bus riide. Some of the museum rooms were empty, the ship was interesting! But the entree I find expensive!
Wow, great place. This building was built in the 1600's. It is now a museum with art, ships and artefacts. There is an wonderful restaurant on site with great food. I highly recommend this stop if you are interested in art, maritime artifacts or you...More
This is an interesting museum in an interesting old building. The replica ship is fun to explore and the golden royal barge worth a look. I would have liked some more signs, but there are free audio guides, which we didn’t use (short of time)....More
I walked all the way here, and it was a long walk. You have to go out of the old city, where things start to look new and decidedly less beautiful. It's relatively near the train station. They have a lot of interesting things. I'm...More
You wander round three sides of the building and across two floors with very good exhibits, also able to wander round the replica tall ship and learn how they traded with the Dutch East Indies.
Very god museum, especially the part covered by the audioguide. In particular the collection of the 16th and 17th century Atlases were amazing. Nice maritime paintings and the replika of the VOC Amsterdam ship was great. Furthermore a nice restaurant were you get served at...More
Spent several very happy hours looking through this museum. Very interesting to explore the replica East Indiaman sailing ship tied up there. While you are there, be sure to take a walk along the dock to the nearby science museum too and see all the...More
This museum has an outstanding collection and excellent exhibitions. I was very impressed. I must have been there for over 3 hours taking it all in.