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German Oceanographic Museum (Deutsches Meeresmuseum)

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Plenty of Fish

This place has lots of information regarding how fishing is actually done. Some live fish and... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Somewhere in England
What a perfect museum for families and ocean lovers!

This is the original ocean museum in Stralsund before the Ozeanum was built. We checked with locals... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
Gold Coast, Australia
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2 Aug 2017
“Plenty of Fish”
7 Jan 2016
“What a perfect museum for families and ocean lovers!”
Katharinenberg 14/20, 18439 Stralsund, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
+49 3831 2650210
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This place has lots of information regarding how fishing is actually done. Some live fish and plenty of stuffed creatures are also about.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Purrinian
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is the original ocean museum in Stralsund before the Ozeanum was built. We checked with locals prior to going as we didn't understand the distinction. Apparently this has the tropical fish, corals, turtles and international and national exhibits where the Ozeanum focuses on the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
8  Thank AquaPacifica
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Visited the museum with two kids (6 and 8 years old). Had thought it was relatively small now that they had build the new Oceaneum too, but it just went on and on. We used a lot of time in there. Lots of displays and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Ahjessen
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Nice museum in abandoned church. Aquariums are in the end, so if you have baby, do not waste time and their energy.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Jarpol
Reviewed 26 October 2012

My wife and visited this new attraction on the Baltic coast on a cold day, and followed the orange line through this spectacular new building, past all the displays. These featured everything that lives in, on or flies over the North and Baltic Seas. It...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Ted B
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Very nice presentation, everything what you need to know about ocean and see. Town is small and very nice

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Jovana M
Reviewed 30 May 2012

The models of East German trawlers and the huge fishing nets make you realize how big fishing is ruining the oceans.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank SanDiegobased
Reviewed 1 January 2012

showing all you need to know about sea life and fishing. Nicely presented. Avoid cafeteria. Even though supposedly operated by one of the better hotels in Stralsund they have not managed to shake off the old DDR-feel in more than 20 years!

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank DrRiG
Reviewed 13 September 2011

This is the old, original "sea museum" in Stralsund, the Ozeaneum is the new addition. While the Ozeaneum focuses on the ocean and everything connected, this one focuses on fishing & the sea. Here you'll find fish tanks with tropical fish and a large tank...More

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank AlexandraCCL
Reviewed 17 February 2008

Oceanographic museum in Stralsund is a must, when you are n a family vacation around the location. It would certainly be a remarkable experience. http://www.meeresmuseum.de/english/content/index.htm

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