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Address: 12 Packhusplatsen, Gothenburg 411 13, Sweden (Formerly Maritiman Goteborg)
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+46 31 10 59 50
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Gothenburg Hop-On Hop-Off Tour by Bus and Boat
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Great Way to spend a day!

It was a grey and overcast day, so what better than to spend it 'indoors' exploring engine rooms and submarines! The variety of vessels your pass gives you access to is, I think... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Steve F
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

It was a grey and overcast day, so what better than to spend it 'indoors' exploring engine rooms and submarines! The variety of vessels your pass gives you access to is, I think, unrivalled - I've been in similar places in San Francisco, London and Perth, but this is better! I had an 8 yo with me, so it was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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64 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The museum is very interesting in that all the exhibits are real floating ships and a submarine. Guided pathways lead you around, and you need to be fairly fit to go up and down all of the ladders,and steep stairs. Don't go in the submarine if you are claustrophobic, but if you are not then don't miss it, it is... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

We went to the Maritiman boat museum not expecting much, but we were both amazed. Floating in the harbour were about 10 to 20 boats and a submarine that you could walk round and in. They had red arrows painted on the floor and walls of the ships so you could not get lost. It was a bit of a... More 

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great place to explore a floating museum. Access was free using the 'Goteburg City Card' and was well worth the experience. The museum is a collection of vessels linked together on the water. You get to wander around each vessel checking out every nook and cranny and it's an interesting walk about. The larger military ship was worth a good... More 

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Thank jamsarnie7
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A real gem of the Swedish Army. You may need about 3 hours to visit all the ships and also a submarine. They also offer a lot of activities for children and a guidad tour in English.

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Thank Natasa K
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6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I was looking forward to visit Göteborg floating maritime museum and I wasn't disappointed. While I 'm more interested on military vessels, the current collection shows a great balance between the sexier naval vessels and the civilian ships which keep the city's marine history alive. All the ships are well maintained and the routes are clear and easy to follow.... More 

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Thank Gorka Luis M
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Some of the maritime museums we have been too are all exhibition based with perhaps the odd ship to explore, this however, seemed to be differed with such a large collection of ships to explore from cargo vessels, a warship and a submarine. Overall it was a good few hours well spent and glad we went.

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Thank TTheworld
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

A unique experience to explore such a variety of ships on the water. We started with a free guided tour, which was a great introduction to the most popular boats, and then explored the ships in detail. The marked routes and decent English explanations helped get the most from each ship. Parents and teenagers found the museum engaging. Our favourites... More 

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

You need around 2-3 hours here. They do an English speaking tour at certain times that really covers there main ship the HMS Smaland a destroyer. You can climb all over the ship and lots of the descriptions are written in Swedish and English. You can also visit the submarine (only if you are ok with very tight spaces and... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Go on the boats and explore. Do not bring a backpack as you will be climbing up a ladder through a narrow hatch on the submarine. You must be in reasonable shape for the sub and the destroyer, lots of climbing in narrow passageways. Displays have English.

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