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A must if you visit Ferrol

Great to see. A nice museum in the heart of Ferrol. Very interesting things to see. Very quiet and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
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Naval Museum is a must!

For those with a love of naval history this is a must. I had quite high expectations and certainly... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Simon G
Newport, United Kingdom
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All reviews ship models next door nice museum spanish navy well worth a visit english translation free of charge exhibits display centuries explanation donation camera bridge plenty information construction
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

A big and interesting collection and the display about the Spanish Armada is particularly good. However there is almost no signage in English which meant most tourists went around quite quickly.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Marshall04
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Great to see. A nice museum in the heart of Ferrol. Very interesting things to see. Very quiet and relaxing museum. Just come and enjoy!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Tlmo84
Reviewed 22 April 2018

For those with a love of naval history this is a must. I had quite high expectations and certainly wasn't disappointed with plenty of varied exhibits spanning mostly the last 3-4 centuries. Displays were informative but as another reviewer stated only the main exhibits have...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Simon G
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The first thing that impresses as one walks to the main entrance is the large number of ship's anchors spanning several centuries of naval construction. Once inside the museum, exhibits are arranged in (mostly) historical order with many exhibits where one can enter and wander...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank HenknAnnie
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is one of the most impressive naval museums that I have ever seen. There are thousands of artifacts and huge ship models. I've never seen anything quite like it. Most of the exhibits are in Spanish but it is fascinating none the less. It...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank okiesooner09
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Nice museum, interesting on boating, shipping, lighthousing and navalling....across the centuries; a nicely surpising gem

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tim B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Very many good ship models. At the time of our visit there was a special exhibit of the British attack on Ferrol in 1800. This was beaten off by the Spanish and they are justifiably proud of their success. The exhibits are varied and include...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank chartseven
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Large naval museum within easy walking distance of the picturesque harbour. Entry is free, and although the shipbuilding museum next door does charge, it's a very reasonable 2 euros for an adult. Most of the information is in Spanish, and where there is an English...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank richard s
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Plenty to see, unfortunately as a previous reviewer mentioned, a lot of information is in Spanish only. We spent an enjoyable couple of hours here and were happy to make a donation.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Although It is not very easy to find it is a very interesting place were you can learn a lot about Spanish Navy history and traditions. Located in the Arsenal it is in my opinion a place to visit in Ferrol. It is open to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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22 August 2018|
Response from Simon G | Reviewed this property |
There is an underground car park in the centre of town that I recall seeing and a free car park off the Av De Reo, see Google maps.
Robert L
1 March 2018|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
forgot, but 1 part is free, the other a few euro;s, totally worth it
26 February 2017|
Response from danielpN3487VE | Reviewed this property |
One km. Near
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