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Museumschip Amandine

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Great visit

Cannot say enough good words about this. Ex trawlerman and was on my bucket list and not at all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
frank p
Fleetwood, United Kingdom
Unexpectedly good

To be frank, I decided to visit it only because it's the first thing you see the moment you step... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot say enough good words about this. Ex trawlerman and was on my bucket list and not at all disappointed. This museum and exhibition is far and away the best I have seen. Whoever designed this museum and whoever wanted this built should be applauded....More

Thank frank p
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

It did not take much time for my kids to understand how people worked on a fishing boat in the early days. Exhibition is organized in a combination of audio-visual way. The whole visit is about 20 minutes. It is located near everything, train station,...More

1  Thank RedfishA1
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

To be frank, I decided to visit it only because it's the first thing you see the moment you step out of the railway station. But the moment I stepped inside, what a surprise it awaited. The ship is all about the fishing history and...More

2  Thank Dhawal_Keswani
Reviewed 11 July 2018

ITS WAS NICE TO LEARN ABOUT THE ship when it was put into service , what its purpose was and how it lasted so long before it was put out of commission and place there as a site for learning about it..

Thank Llewellyn Brian T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Ostend has long had a tradition of cod-fishing in the Iceland waters. A hard, uncomfortable job, with however a good financial yield at the time, which motivated sailors and their sons to enter the fishing fleet. The hard life on board is well illustrated in...More

Thank JPGuillaume
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Visited this ship with an exhibition of steam punk and it was very interesting. Location also good near the station.

Thank Staessen
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We went to see it only because I had read great reviews on Trip Advisor. It's right outside the train station and there is no way that you can miss it. Would highly recommend spending 30-40 minutes at this "boat" museum. It's been brilliantly well...More

2  Thank Sameer2011
Reviewed 26 April 2017

To discover a museumship in ancient times, the transport methods, the allday life on the ship, was very hard with simple methods a rough seamens life, very interesting to visit.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 22 April 2017

A very interesting little old trawler that has been restored into a museum.well worth a visit on a rainy day maybe.

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Near the train station, there is an intriguing tourist attraction: The Amandine. Although it was February, the sun shined brightly. It seems to be an early spring! We decided to visit it. We first went down where the keel is located. Once down, we had...More

3  Thank Robby G C
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