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Galata Museo del Mare

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
Galata Maritime Museum Entry Ticket
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Calata De' Ansaldo Mari 1, 16126, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 234 5655
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place for adults and kids, sorry teenagers ! You will learn all about the might and glory from Genoa great navigation period and get to see a model of a 1500 vessel, also a grest aperitivo in the last floor

Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full scale Galleon that you can explore, wonderfully detailed models, responsive audio visual displays and amazing original art work all contribute to an understanding of Genoa and its boating heritage. The staff are smiling and friendly. The spaces are dark and art work could be...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A great experience very informative from the beginning of the Italian sailing right through to modern times. An experience inside a real submarine is well worth the visit. 5 floors which can be a little confusing navigating round each floor as the direction signs are...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

we did the trip and the sub marine tour very good museum get there easily as it dose get busy and very noisy with Italians talking loudly not too much of the exhibits in English but still worth a visit epically the tour of the...More

Thank Bunny N
Reviewed 22 September 2018

As befits a world class seaport with a long and impressive history of seafaring, Genoa has an equally stunning maritime museum. Like most Italian museums, it's full of interesting hands-on, interactive exhibits, of which its section detailing Italian immigration to the US between 1870 and...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Was really looking forward to visitingthis as Genoa has a fascinating maritime history. We were not disappointed. Indeed we spent 3 enthralling hours here but could have spent much longer. An audio guide cost just €1. The museum starts its maritime story with 2 huge...More

Thank stefano523
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is a beautiful museum with a huge number of artifacts, painting, maps and etchings from Genoa's and Italy's history, but we were disappointed in how little effort was made in any language but Italian. There is an audio guide that you pay for but...More

Thank Wanda V
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

History and modernity in one place, this museum shows not only the complete city's history, but as well many aspects of marine industry, life, massive immigrants waves from the past and so on.

Thank Siyana R
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Large, modern museum only a few minutes walk from the Aquarium in Genoa. Full of artefacts, reconstructions of ships you can explore, interactive displays and information. The area devoted to immigration and emigration over the decades is particularly good and bang up to date. My...More

1  Thank LittleAnnie5
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is a large museum with several different sections. To start with, you'll get to know about Christopher Columbus followed by history of Genova (it's port and the city). You'll be able to get on board of old ships and learn what the life of...More

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