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The Scheepvaartmuseum (Maritime Museum) is housed at Lands Zeemagazijn, build in 1656 as a storage building for the Navy (still present at the neighbouring Marine Etablissement at the Kattenburgerstraat).

In the water next to the museum you can visit the Amsterdam, a replica of the former ship that sailed to the East Indies.

Along the Oosterdok you also can visit the Amsterdam Museum harbour.

More Marittime Museum impressions.

The museum went through a renovation and reopened at October 1, 2011.

Entrance fee: 15 Euro.

Visiting hours:
Daily: 9AM - 5PM.

Address: Kattenburgerplein 1 - 1018 KK Amsterdam
Directions: Half mile East of the Central Station, walk along the Prins Hendrikkade.

Public Transport bus 22.

Phone: +31-20-5232222
Website: http://www.hetscheepvaartmuseum.nl/themuseum/welcome%7Cen

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  • Updated Mar 7, 2014
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