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Sunderland Maritime Heritage

2 Church Street East | Unit 2, Sunderland SR1 2BB, England
+44 191 510 2540
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Sunderland's best kept secret

Should be more well known than it actually is. Warm welcome every time, and lots on display... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicholas S
Past Life On The Ocean Waves

Very knowledgeable volunteer staff, obviously committed to the maritime museum and the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Verdi2016
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2 Church Street East | Unit 2, Sunderland SR1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Should be more well known than it actually is. Warm welcome every time, and lots on display including boats, models & artefacts. Free admission as well, please give them a visit. Great visitor centre.

Thank Nicholas S
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Very knowledgeable volunteer staff, obviously committed to the maritime museum and the exhibits were carefully displayed with full descriptions and history. Well worth a visit coupled with a visit to the main Sunderland Museum which has a floor devoted to the Maritime history of the...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Came here while it was heritage weekend and had a good look round the staff were very knowledgeable and told us a lot of information about what they were doing and showed us in there little museum. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Easy to park, the centre resembles a commercial workshop with the exception of a 1/3 scale model of the HMS Venerable. Wow! This and other models and boats are fascinating as is the small "museum" attached. The staff are friendly and very knowledgeable and skilled...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2016

I decided to visit the Maritime heritage and was surprised by what i seen a scale model of Jack Crawfords ship HMS Venerables and other projects in progress, all the work carried out by volunteers

1  Thank fisherman890
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

We visited Hartlepool for the day and parked at the Maritime Museum, we nipped in for a couple of hours and found it very interesting the exhibits were good and well presented. Entrance was free.

1  Thank stevebamford1
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