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Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum

41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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This museum houses a collection of models and paintings of historic ships.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401-2435
+1 912-232-1511
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Numerous to scale models of dozens of ships and their history. Was fine for an hour but unless you are a ship or model buff can easily be skipped. Narrow steep staircase to the second floor, and the basement are was not worth the walk

Thank LoufromWantagh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The models of ships significant to the history of Savannah are a marvel on their own even without learning the stories connected with them. Unbelievable craftsmanship.

Thank DougPeggy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a non-profit organization they do a good job in presenting the above stated topic within a very small building. Free parking on site and has a small gift shop. It is a self-guided tour and told the displays don't change that much because of...More

Thank b0b55russell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If maritime history or ship models are your thing then this is the place for you. It is an added bonus that garden outside is absolutely beautiful.

Thank Aren v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are a model ship fan, this is your place. It is neat enough for everyone else but know that it is lots of history and models (in dim lights, hard for some of us to see much).

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place with knowledgeable staff. Not sure I would need to revisit again, but a nice quick stop.

Thank Cody M
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is set in a beautiful garden. The focus of the museum is mostly ship models, but they do have some other displays. The models represent ships from many eras, and they are exquisitely built. The interior of the building provides a gorgeous background...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We thought this would be a good rainy-day activity, but upon arrival, we were greeted with wide cement steps and a button to push for accessibility. We waited for over 15 min for someone to come out to help, then were lead to a set...More

Thank koya65
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We toured this lovely old house as part of the Pioneers in Presarvation package. The house holds many interesting ship models and artifacts from maritime days gone by. The ship models are meticulously done and range from battleships to paddle wheelers in all sizes and...More

Thank Larry_and_Catherine
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This museum is for mariners only!!! It is pristine and well laid out with gigantic replicas of old vessels. For those who are not true to the high seas, the museum could appear clinical and uninteresting. For those of us who love the oceans, it...More

Thank SherylBensonP
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31 March 2016|
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Response from Exchange1771 | Reviewed this property |
$9.00 adults I believe. It is worth the cost!