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“In a reconstructed church”

German Oceanographic Museum (Deutsches Meeresmuseum)
Ranked #2 of 27 things to do in Stralsund
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 1 January 2012

showing all you need to know about sea life and fishing. Nicely presented. Avoid cafeteria. Even though supposedly operated by one of the better hotels in Stralsund they have not managed to shake off the old DDR-feel in more than 20 years!

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Reviewed 13 September 2011

This is the old, original "sea museum" in Stralsund, the Ozeaneum is the new addition. While the Ozeaneum focuses on the ocean and everything connected, this one focuses on fishing & the sea. Here you'll find fish tanks with tropical fish and a large tank with big sea turtles (which the Ozeaneum doesn't have). There is also a collection of shells and a whale skeleton. Although the museum is old, it's nicely done and still interesting. If you go with non-German speaking children it can be a problem that almost all explanation is in German only, some headings are in English. The museum is located in a former Dominican monastery. The entrance fee is 7.5 EUR for adults, there's an interesting combi-ticket with the Ozeaneum for 18 EUR (single ticket Ozeaneum is 14 EUR). If you buy a combi-ticket here, you can jump the queue at the Ozeaneum.

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Reviewed 17 February 2008

Oceanographic museum in Stralsund is a must, when you are n a family vacation around the location. It would certainly be a remarkable experience. http://www.meeresmuseum.de/english/content/index.htm

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