Step aboard one of the four boats in the floating outdoor museum, Port Museum (Port-Musee), to learn the maritime history of Europe, Asia, and further abroad. Explore everything from the bridge to the engine room, from the crew’s quarters to the hold. Learn everything boat related from the secret of boat construction from hollowed tree trunks to the dawn of the engine. You can also view the complete collection of antique and contemporary sails. Plan your Port Museum (Port-Musee) visit and explore what else you can see and do in Douarnenez using our Douarnenez trip tool.
Port Museum (Port-Musee) reviews
The museum is great and temporary exhibitions are also really nice. Even if you are not into batting well who visiting. A must see if in Douarnenez! more »
Set alongside the old quay this museum,dedicated to sailing and the sea ticked all the boxes in every way. The exhibits, both large and small , wonderfully complimented the large old rooms and... more »
Marvelous place. We have spent a rainy day in the museum. Nice collection of atrifacts, actual ships which can be climbed on. Beautiful exhibition about any aspect of sea cruising (including navigation, engines, history, fishing and lot more). Ships in the port are part of the exhibition.
Brilliant day out (assumingyou like boats). Lots of boats to look at and explore both on and off the water and good value too.
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