Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum, Groningen

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Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈnoːrdələk ˈsxeːpfaːrtmyˌzeːjɵm]; Northern Maritime Museum) is a maritime museum in Groningen in the Netherlands.
The museum was opened on 31 March 1932. With 34,098 visitors in 2015, it is one of the most-visited museums in the province of Groningen. The museum had 38,757 visitors in 2017.
Jan Wiebe van Veen is the director of the museum and Wicher Kerkmeijer the curator.
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  • I don't often leave reviews for attractions/events, but I make an exception in this case. I know the Dutch fascination with ships/boats is almost as popular as their fascination with bicycles and...  more »
  • The museum is located in two adjoining historic buildings dating back to the 16th century and renovated. The buildings itself and their history is worth a visit. The exhibition has a fixed collection....  more »
  • Amazing museum. It has a great setup and alot of awesome pieces of history
  • Located in beautiful medieval house in the city center. Great to learn about local history and great for kids.

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