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Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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Great ship modeling museum

The museum is set in a beautiful garden. The focus of the museum is mostly ship models, but they do... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert L
via mobile
NOT Handicapped Accessible

We thought this would be a good rainy-day activity, but upon arrival, we were greeted with wide... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Madison, Wisconsin
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This museum houses a collection of models and paintings of historic ships.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is set in a beautiful garden. The focus of the museum is mostly ship models, but they do have some other displays. The models represent ships from many eras, and they are exquisitely built. The interior of the building provides a gorgeous background...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought this would be a good rainy-day activity, but upon arrival, we were greeted with wide cement steps and a button to push for accessibility. We waited for over 15 min for someone to come out to help, then were lead to a set...More

Thank koya65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured this lovely old house as part of the Pioneers in Presarvation package. The house holds many interesting ship models and artifacts from maritime days gone by. The ship models are meticulously done and range from battleships to paddle wheelers in all sizes and...More

Thank Larry_and_Catherine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is for mariners only!!! It is pristine and well laid out with gigantic replicas of old vessels. For those who are not true to the high seas, the museum could appear clinical and uninteresting. For those of us who love the oceans, it...More

Thank SherylBensonP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ambled through the gardens, a free activity, and truly enjoyed the beauty tucked away, like a special surprise. Wouldn't have known about it apart from a friend.

Thank FionaSue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is a great collection of model ships. I never knew there were so many ships named Savannah! We spent a couple of hours here enjoying the craftsmanship of those beautiful models. There is also a small garden, also a nice place to catch...More

Thank CJ J
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum for people that are interested in ships. Many models and paintings of ships. The most interesting area was the top floor with old scrimshaw pieces and items used by sailors. The history of the house itself is explained in a...More

Thank setvlori
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My husband loved this place but I wasn’t as impressed. I was so bore after about the 1st room. Its just ok. The guy running this place is super knowledgeable and very willing to help.

Thank hairbyt
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We enjoyed our visit to this unique museum. Explains shipbuilding. There are many models of various ships and you understand the history and progress of maritime transport.

Thank TJm0m0306
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This review focuses on the outside garden only because I could not make it inside the Museum. The Ship of the Sea Maritime Museum is located in an historic house that was built for William Scarbrough who was one of the owners of the Steamship...More

Thank Prawet J
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30 March 2016|
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Response from Exchange1771 | Reviewed this property |
$9.00 adults I believe. It is worth the cost!