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Navigo-Nationaal Visserijmuseum

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Historic fishery museum

The museum tells the story of 500 years Flemish fishery. It contains ship models, objects, stories... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
De Haan, Belgium
Interesting to do on a rainy, cloudy day

First week of August so we were not prepared for bad weather... Still we had to keep 2 eight year... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Kortrijk, Belgium
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  • Terrible1%
10 Jul 2018
“Historic fishery museum”
4 Aug 2016
“Interesting to do on a rainy, cloudy day”
In het NAVIGO-Nationaal Visserijmuseum maak je kennis met de Vlaamse vissersfamilie, de heroïsche IJslandvaarders en de garnaalvissers te paard. De rijke museumcollectie verenigt erfgoed, kunst, ambacht en natuur van de Noordzee. Wist je dat je er...more
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Pastoor Schmitzstraat 5, Oostduinkerke 8670, Belgium
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

The museum tells the story of 500 years Flemish fishery. It contains ship models, objects, stories and even an old fisherman's house. In the cellar lies an aquarium with living fish. Entry fares are low. After the the visit you can also have a snack...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

First week of August so we were not prepared for bad weather... Still we had to keep 2 eight year old boys and a toddler (21 months) busy and happy. After plopsaqua the day before we had to think of something else... So the day...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

We were staying locally, so wanted something not too taxing on our last full day out. Having spent the morning on the local beach, we came to this little museum and found a right gem. Because it was the first weekend of the month, it...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank minsterman66
Reviewed 31 October 2014

Fantastic insight into what is was like to have been a local fisherman in years gone by. Well laid out, starting with an old fisherman's cottage to modern display which you are guided round.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Robert54_10
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Starting with the fishermen's cottage and moving on to displays and information boards this museum is a treasure to be seen. We received a very warm and friendly welcome. Most of the display boards have an 'ENGLISH' section and below ground there are fish and...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank TillyC-S
Reviewed 27 September 2014

the museum is recommandated, you start with an old fishershouse, with a great scenery, you find every thing exactly like it was before, in the earlier days. it is really very interesting to see, how it was, also a large part with nice aquariums, and...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank diane v
Reviewed 31 July 2013

The third museum with 5 stars in Koksijde ( others are Abdijmuseum Ten Duinen, Delvaux museum) is the Visserij museum. It used to be a small charming museum but since some years it has been completely renewed and extended and is now a modern museum...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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