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Mariniers Museum

Wijnhaven 7-13, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 412 9600
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Not really interesting

I have had quite a boring visit at Mariniers Museum. First of all, I must say that the 3rd floor... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Not exciting

The Mariniersmuseim is located in one building which is part of a row of heritage buildings next to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Wijnhaven 7-13, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had quite a boring visit at Mariniers Museum. First of all, I must say that the 3rd floor was closed for renovation when I was there, so I could only visit floors 1 and 2. Hence, it may be a bit more interesting...More

Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Mariniersmuseim is located in one building which is part of a row of heritage buildings next to the "Witte Huis". This buidings, including the Witte Huis were spared miraculously with the fighting close by on the Willemsbrug and the subsequent devastating bombing in May...More

1  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The history off this museum goes back many many years. The Marinesoldiers came first in Action against England in 1676. Since then there was a big shipworf in Rotterdam where they made the ships for the Marine. And the Marines went everywhere on this World....More

Thank Myranda M
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
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