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Navigo- Nationaal Visserijmuseum

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Address: Pastoor Schmitzstraat 5, Oostduinkerke 8670, Belgium
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+32 58 51 24 68
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Tue - Sun 14:00 - 18:00

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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 old boys and a toddler (21 months) busy and happy. After plopsaqua the day before... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 August 2016
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Kortrijk
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Kortrijk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 turned out navigo museum in the morning and cinema in the afternoon (finding dory: keeping... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 was actually free to enter. Be aware that it only opens on an afternoon on... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Frimley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 rays to while away some time. Good for all ages and includes a shop. Would... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 a large explanation of the inside of a ship!

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Koksijde, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 about the live of fishermen and fishes alike. The museum is build on different floors... More 

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