Galata Museum Of The Sea, Genoa

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Galata Museum Of The Sea, Genoa - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Calata de Mari, 1, 16126 Genova, Italy

Phone: +39-0102345656

Ticket Price: 12 EUR

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

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The largest museum in Italy dedicated solely to sailing, a tour to his museum enlightens the visitors about the history and first hand experiences through the life of sailors, passengers, explorers and migrants.

The museum is housed in Palazzo Galata which is palace restored by the Spanish architect Guillermo Vazquez Consuegra.

Spread across four floors, the museum has twenty-three large exhibitions for the display. An area is also allotted to various temporary exhibitions and the top floor features the Mirador panoramic terrace with a spectacular view over the rooftops of Genoa.

Galata Museum Of The Sea Information

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How To reach Galata Museum Of The Sea by Public Transport

  • Bus no 12 and 13

Restaurants Near Galata Museum Of The Sea

  • Indarsena oyster bar

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  • An expansive and very thorough walk through Genovas rich maritime history. The exhibits are very well done and many are interactive which is a very fun and engaging element. The first couple rooms you walk in you might not expect it to be as a awesome as it is past that point. I didn't get the audio tour in English which I regret since many exhibits are written in italian only.

  • One of the best museums I've ever been to. Gives a great look into the history of Genoa and its port, sailing and navigation, Italian emigration and sea myths. Really well done and modern.

  • Very nice and large, we could spend there 2 hours. Really nice museum. Many explanatory notes were only in italien language

  • Stunning displays of genoan history from the foundations of the city. Very impressive and detailed in every exhibit. Highly recommended for anyone, and don't forget to plan a minimum of 3 hours for the entire museum, plus you have the possibility to visit a real submarine!!

  • Fantastic museum. Much more interesting and well put together then I expected. Good fun for all family.

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