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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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All reviews maritime history audio guide full size four floors top floor real submarine life size immigration experience excellent museum christopher columbus italian immigration roof terrace interactive displays modern times english explanations modern museum andrea doria
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great museum, telling you everything you need to know about Genoa's long relationship with the sea.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Falakros
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

If you like sea, boats and history, you need to visit this place. You will see the construction of old boats, war stories to ottoman empire and many other thing concerning maritime.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 215kaanh
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Really cool museum! Super well-organized, with interactive places for kids and interesting historical background for adults. Also, the deck view is amazing.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank melissakemi
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This large museum takes you through maritime history as it pertains to Italy, Genova, and globally. It is well thought out and takes you through logically successive steps from the 15th century up until modern times, explaining the progression as you go from ground floor...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Time spent in Galata is really worth. Learn on life at sea and ocean and the exhibit on emigrants past and current is amazing! Migration and inclusion. Andrea Doria Ship story is fascinating and you can’t miss the view from the terrace. Fun and learning...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Francesca G
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We visited with one 4 years old and one 14 years old and they were both delighted. There are things to see and to experience for all ages. Museum is architectural wonder and it is so well organised and interestingly presented that you won’t be...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dundula
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Several floors ... You need audio guide , limited english descriptions. Good reproductions of older ships. A little ecclectic in terms of topics, emigration, immigration, boat designs, etc

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Claude M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great museum dedicated to Genoese maritime history, ships and people's lives. It is very interesting and lots of exhibits are interactive. There are also a 4D storm simulation and few real life models of ships and a submarine. The museum is so big and attractive...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 1 October 2017

A fascinating experience with so much to see and do - especially for younger visitors. I particularly enjoyed the display of old maps and the 'emigrazione e immigrazione' exhibition on the third floor. So well presented and explained!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Maryshoe
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Nice museum on the 'Mediterranean. Too floor has panorama of the city. A floor on immigration and more

Date of experience: September 2017
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