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Maritime Heritage Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Learn about the lighthouse the lights and nautical maritine hisotry of the area of the Indian Ocean... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christchurch, New Zealand
An absolute must visit

This is s small, but fascinating museum near the lighthouse. It had exhibits relating to maritime... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Bengaluru, India
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“marine”(2 reviews)
“equipment”(3 reviews)
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Mada Koil Street | Near Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learn about the lighthouse the lights and nautical maritine hisotry of the area of the Indian Ocean and arond

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is s small, but fascinating museum near the lighthouse. It had exhibits relating to maritime history and lighthouses. Kids will especially enjoy the recreation of a ship captain’s cabin. It is extremely well maintained. A great option to spend some time in the afternoon...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Small , cozy , very informative information about maritime equipment and miniatures of various boats and ships

Thank Ajay K
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The marine is very well maintained. With some information on boats, ships, dhow and marine signals etc, it is sure to arise curiosity in children.

Thank vidyasagar_g
Reviewed 20 May 2018

The Maritime Heritage Museum is a nice museum displaying marine equipment and miniature models of different ships. The museum is very informative for people of all ages. There is a nominal entry fee of INR 20 which also includes visit to the Lighthouse museum.

Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed 18 February 2018

- Very well maintained - Informative and interesting exhibits - The dedication of the curator and the staff should be appreciated.

Thank NIR006
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It's very informative. Lots of antique equipment used during lighthouse are displayed. The Maritime museum is very well maintained.

Thank Mukund R
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Rs.20 as entrance fees and the place is very informative for all ages. They have various models of ships and boats. They are displayed and worthy enough to know. The place is maintained so well under air conditioning. Toilet facilities are available. The fees includes...More

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is a very informative place where we can see many old equipments used in ships. Must visit along with kids.

Thank Nithya123
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a very good place to hangout in Mahabalipuram. We get to know more about the ships which were in the olden days.

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