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Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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Ship models of Savannah and history

The models of the ships were very detailed and interesting to see. My husband was interested in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary B
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Madison, Alabama
Fun but Lacked Variety

My daughter had been wanting to see this museum, so when I visited her at college, we went. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Katyreba
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Allen, Texas, United States
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This museum houses a collection of models and paintings of historic ships.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
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+1 912-232-1511
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The models of the ships were very detailed and interesting to see. My husband was interested in the WWll ships and I loved seeing the large model of the Titanic. It is not handicap accessible, my husband was able to see some of the models,...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter had been wanting to see this museum, so when I visited her at college, we went. We enjoyed the small collection of ships in bottles. The model ships were truly amazing works of art. However, because this museums’s exhibits consist mainly of model...More

Thank Katyreba
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lots of interesting information and ship models to see. Allow about 1 1/2 hour to view everything. Staff very informative and helpful.

Thank maryc052211
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a great collection of items. My only concern is the lighting in the museum is so low and dim, it's hard to see the items and read the descriptions. If you've got great eyes, you'll enjoy this place.

Thank phil742
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome museum about shipping and history with great insight to Savannah's history in the industry. Totally worth the visit and site tour fee. Garden out back is great as well.

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on October 1st and we're very impressed with the models. We were also very impressed with the knowledge of one of the staff members, Jim. We highly recommend you see this museum!

Thank Keli N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The home us lovely, although reconfigured in part for the museum. The grounds and gardens are beautiful. The models are all amazing. However, the lighting is atrocious for reading the plaques,in most cases. Bring a flashlight. Some plaques are not just in dim lighting, but...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The museum tells the story of the house the museum sits in, the story of Savannah as a port and the history of the various ships named Savannah. I enjoyed the experience and I recommend this museum especially if you have an interest in maritime...More

Thank NXW
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I thought that this museum would e a good place to kill an hour or two. I was completely wrong. I love ships and maritime history, and I was in this place all afternoon! Loved the way it was put together and tells the stories...More

Thank Travis I
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We did not go into the museum but spent time in the lovely gardens. Helpful handouts are available about all the plants.

Thank ellynvb
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Terrib24
31 March 2016|
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$9.00 adults I believe. It is worth the cost!
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