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Sergej Masera Maritime Museum (Pomorski muzej)

Cankarjevo nab. 3, Piran 6330, Slovenia
+386 5 671 00 40
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Lovely building and some interesting information

Set out on 3 floors of a lovely former Mayor of Piran's home it is worth a visit. On the ground... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
angelaofcastleton
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
Interesting

It is a must see for anybody interested in boats and whatnot. Kind staff, quite helpful miss at... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Manca M
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Cankarjevo nab. 3, Piran 6330, Slovenia
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+386 5 671 00 40
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Set out on 3 floors of a lovely former Mayor of Piran's home it is worth a visit. On the ground floor under a glass floor (cloth slippers are in a box on thefloor to your left as you enter to protect the floor) are...More

2  Thank angelaofcastleton
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It is a must see for anybody interested in boats and whatnot. Kind staff, quite helpful miss at the entrance. The exhibit is fantastic, offers plenty of things to see, such as ship models, vases, paintings and maps. Especially loved the ship model on the...More

Thank Manca M
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

My favourite exibit was a pair of swimming trunks that belonged to a sailor from 100 years ago, with his army ship embroidered in the back.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

An interesting Museum of the history of Piran including a display of things recovered from a shipwreck where you walk over a glass floor to see the things underneath.

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

We visited out of season in early May and apart from one other couple who arrived as we were leaving we had the place to ourselves. Were we visiting in season it might be less attractive. Our experience began at the ticket office where we...More

2  Thank rhyshedges
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Maritime museum has home in an old palace, just 100 m from Tartini Square and 10 m from the sea and boats. Palace is interesting inside and rich collection, although little pressed, is prepared for your visit. You will need to climb the stone staircase...More

Thank Miha P
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Not only the museum, but the Gabrielli Palace, where the museum is worth to visit. On the first floor there are wonderful rooms,richly decorated. The museum collection itself is very informatív, nice ship models, and a lot of history.

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Pira is an unspoilt fishing village about 20 mins by bus from Koper the main port of Slovenia The village was an important centre of salt production as well as fishing and the village has a great location on a small peninsula on the Adriatic...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Located a short way from the main square and beautifully set on the harbour is this interesting museum spread over a number of floors. For a very modest fee you receive an ipad with multi lingual details because most of the boards were only in...More

1  Thank TassieTravellers99
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Interesting old museum on 2 floors. In the museum you can find also old furniture. In one angle you can find very interesting floor, because it is made of glass and below are stones and sea shells. Museum talks about development of Slovenian maritime.

1  Thank Anja T
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