"Macau Maritime Museum" Maritime Museum Tip by thelittlevoice

Maritime Museum, Macao: 10 reviews and 24 photos


Shaping like a ship with three masts full of wind, Macau Maritime Museum "anchors" in front of A-Ma Temple, the place where the first batch of Portuguese was believed to land. First founded in 1987, and opened to public on June 24th of 1990, this Maritime Museum was reputed as the oldest museum in Macau.

Mainly focusing on the various maritime activities of China, Macau and Portugal, the museum is divided into four sections according to the different theoretical themes which include Chinese and Portuguese maritime history, traditional fishing and vessels of South of China, etc.

Open daily from 1oam to 5.30pm. Closed on Tuesdays.

10MOP for adults.

Directions: Near A-Ma Temple.
Phone: 853-28595481
Website: http://www.museumaritimo.gov.mo/index_e.html

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 6, 2004
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