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Sjofartsmuseet Goteborg

1 - 3 Karl Johansgatan, Gothenburg 414 59, Sweden
+46 31 61 29 00
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Fish and boats

Our children loved it. Dressing up, looking at model boats, an aquarium and info about fishing. A... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2015
MGLovellDr
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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A must see in Göteborg!

Sjöfartsmuseet and aquarium in Gothenburg are slightly outside the main tourist streets, but is by... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
Maubett
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Sweden
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1 - 3 Karl Johansgatan, Gothenburg 414 59, Sweden
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Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Our children loved it. Dressing up, looking at model boats, an aquarium and info about fishing. A worthwhile visit with young kids. The 'play room' could have done with more toys though (just a few soft toys).

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Sjöfartsmuseet and aquarium in Gothenburg are slightly outside the main tourist streets, but is by no means a good reason to miss them! They can be easily reached with trams 3, 9 and 11. Entrance is included in the yearly ticket that one can get...More

1  Thank Maubett
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Visited with 4 grandchildren. The Place centered on the Young. Aqarium and ship simulator were highlights. Very good and educational on environment. Admission was almost for free. Og and see!

1  Thank langvass
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

A must visit for old and young, they have something for each and everyone. Lots of focus on kids in all ages, with a small aquarium and several areas there kids can play and learn. For us adults it's a place to stroll for a...More

Thank Niclas A
Reviewed 2 December 2014

A good start to learn something about the city. The shipping was the reason for it to be built. A nice coldwater aquarium. Bring with your children.

1  Thank Masthuggsbo
Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

This is a very small museum with a very small aquarium. It charts the history Gothenburg's maritime history. The exhibition's have lots of information in Swedish and some in English. I spent 1.5 hours wandering around the exhibition on my own. This would take longer...More

Thank gazpacho_soup
Reviewed 6 February 2014

One of the 5 museums included with the 40 SEK admission to the City museum. A good place to go on a rainy or cold day. Lots and lots of ship models, from the days of sail to the modern age, with an small, but...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 1 June 2013

We really like Sjörfartsmusset, it is both a lot of things to do for kids and as a parent you also can enjoy yourself with history.

3  Thank Dr_PJ
Reviewed 1 February 2013

This is an old-fashioned museum focusing on amphibian life like fishes, starfishes, sea cucumbers etc. and also old ships and boats. There's actually not that much to see and my five year old daughter was bored after 30 minutes. They also have a playroom in...More

2  Thank Joky80
Reviewed 17 December 2012

The aquarium is small with limited displays so do not expect a large aquarium. Nonetheless it was well laid out and exciting for a three year old. The upper two floors contained a large number of boats (models) as well as plenty of displays. There...More

Thank Jonathan S
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