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Mariniers Museum

Wijnhaven 7-13, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 412 9600
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Museum about the oldest marine corps in the world

When we walked around this pond where are set Old Harbour, White House and some other interesting... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Oleg Y
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Belgrade, Serbia
For history lovers

This museum has a very nice setup with elevators taking you to various level. That take you back in... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Derrick K
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Aruba
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  • Average11%
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Wijnhaven 7-13, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 10 412 9600
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

When we walked around this pond where are set Old Harbour, White House and some other interesting urban buildings and dutch authentic houses, we also visited Mariniers Museum, located in Wijnhaven street.This nice small museum tells us the story about marine corps, from their beginnings,...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This museum has a very nice setup with elevators taking you to various level. That take you back in time to the Netherlands was in. You can see the various weapons and Uniforms on this play. I am not much of history lover but it...More

2  Thank Derrick K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice little museum about the oldest (invented by Michiel de Ruyter) Marine Corps in the world. The museum is no that large but offers a good overview of the Dutch RMC throughout its history.

1  Thank JayDee_NL
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice museum about the history of the Dutch marine corps. The Dutch marinecorps was the first marinecorps in the world and this museum gives a good picture of the history of them from the 17th century untill today. Special sections are contributed to the marines...More

1  Thank Koen O
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

If you want to see some history on the Dutch marines, you should visit this museum. No bloody scenes but just very interesting stuff about those marines. Drums and pipes, military gear and other stuff. It gives you a feeling of how a day in...More

1  Thank 71archer
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Small 3 floors building next to the Oude haven shows history of Dutch marines and their ties with the city of Rotterdam. Quite OK for 30-40 minutes

Thank AndersUA
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Nice museum on the greatest heroes Rotterdam has known, as they have defended Rotterdam till the last man.

Thank Cercops
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

This is mostly a collection of stuff relating to the Dutch Marine Corps. With a few changes it could be a much better experience. As others have said, the level of English support is enough to give you a basic idea of what's being discussed,...More

Thank Fousa
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Well prepared, informative and friendly staff. Received a whole floor of personal attention (during weekday, early) to start, and a 15 minute conversation to finish. Feedback was most welcome. Exhibits have original artifacts, histories, multi-media, and best of all - personal stories over the Marine's...More

1  Thank M B
Reviewed 11 August 2013

I like seeing museums about the marines and army stuff, however I was disappointed as every single information was written only in Dutch, so all I could do was looking at the pictures and the different uniforms and firearms

3  Thank Stephanie A
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