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M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark

Ny Kronborgvej 1, Helsingoer 3000, Denmark
+45 49 21 06 85
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The Maritime Museum of Denmark is an award winning museum built by renowned architects BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group. The museum hosts spectacular, evocative and inclusive exhibitions that actively involve a broad audience of children and adults, women and men, sea captains and laymen.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dry dock” (46 reviews)
“maritime museum” (40 reviews)
“kronborg castle” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ny Kronborgvej 1, Helsingoer 3000, Denmark
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+45 49 21 06 85

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Reviewed today

Alot of people walk by this museum, in fact walk over it as they head for Kronborg Castle. A modern Maritme museum that is built around a dry dock but below the surface. Fantastic bit of engineering. Particularly enjoyed the World War section and also...More

Thank mickd23
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is so intelligently though space!! It shows that we are a navy people - in spirits and heart. This is a great place for educational activities and conferences. And ... the have a great shop! I bought a sailors hate- made by the Danish...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is simply spectacular...from the ingenious architectural use of the dry-docks to the splendid exhibitions to the fine retail store, this museum fires on all cylinders. It is worth visiting just to see the architecture, which I certainly hope has won some awards. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best Maritime Museauns I've been too.. beautiful colletion. Must see and worth the afternoon train trip from Copenhagen to Helsingor.. Must check out the small village...

Thank Myke S
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Totally inspirational piece of architecture. The museum itself is unique because it concentrates on life on sea, rather than being just a collection of vessels. When sitting in the caffe enjoing a well deserved beer one can really appreciate the effort whivh went to make...More

Thank Tristan S
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Shipping is such a important part of Denmark’s history and this museum does a very nice job at looking back at the lives of sailors and the role shipping had in the development of a country. There are a lot of wonderful artifacts tell the...More

Thank RiceWP
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Siw Aldershvile N, Marketingmedarbejder at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review and your visit! We hope to see you back sometime at the museum.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this visit staff are lovely and this very modern museum well laid out takes the visitor through the history and culture of maritime history . We hadn’t planned this trip but so glad we took the time to visit well worth it .

Thank lambert129
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Siw Aldershvile N, Marketingmedarbejder at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you so much for your visit and your review. We hope to see you back sometime!

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

The strength of this museum is to attract people, like me, that doesn't have any maritime culture thanks to an audacious and attractive architecture. The museum is dense and playful. One part of the exhibition was still under renovation, and it might be the "contemporary...More

Thank Pej N
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you like Danish naval history and architecture the Danish Maritime Museum in Helsingor is a MUST see. An old shipyard has been transferred by BIG into a fascinating museum with both classical exhibitions but also interactive ones.The museum building itself is an exciting piece...More

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Siw Aldershvile N, Marketingmedarbejder at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review and your visit! We hope to see you back at the museum again.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We enjoyed this museum so much -and part of that was because the staff were so friendly. The gentleman at the entrance was so helpful explaining what we were going to see. Well laid out - I loved the ships and how it listed how...More

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Siw Aldershvile N, Marketingmedarbejder at M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you so much for your visit. We're glad that you enjoyed the museum and hope to see you back.

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Roldan P
5 April 2018|
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Response from Tristan S | Reviewed this property |
The Museum is accessed through the dock. There is no building as such. To travel all that way will be disappointment
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VondelstraatNewbie
30 May 2017|
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Response from FMKdk | Property representative |
Hi! The entrance bridge is under construction until July 14 but you can still get an architectural experience and enjoy the museum and the dock.
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emidthor
29 March 2017|
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Response from Alex F | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no Viking ships there. It's more of maritime trade museum.
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