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Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈnoːrdələk ˈsxeːpfaːrtmyˌzeːjɵm]; Northern Maritime Museum) is a maritime museum in Groningen in the Netherlands.Our Groningen online sightseeing planner makes visiting Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum and other Groningen attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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.
Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum reviews
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 »
Acquaintances told my about this museum when I said that I would be visiting Groningen soon. The stories varied a lot: some loved it and others had said it was not their cup of tea. So I went in... 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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