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Maritime Museum, Macau

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Acquaint yourself with the significance of the sea in Macau culture at Maritime Museum, featuring a wide range of exhibits. Check out the ethnology section in the basement, which showcases fishing techniques, boat models, and traditional customs of the fishermen. Learn about the history of maritime navigation, and view a three-dimensional replica of the Macau harbor. On the top floor you can examine the technology display, which features nautical instruments such as telescopes, octants, and compasses from different time periods. View the four aquariums containing fish species from different environments and a collection of seashells from around the world. Work out when and for how long to visit Maritime Museum and other Macau attractions using our handy Macau trip itinerary builder.
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  • Macau was an important East meets West maritime post for hundreds of years and so has some fascinating maritime history documented in this small but well laid out museum. Fishing was the mainstay of m...  read more »
  • 只是想順道一遊,但進去後才發現館藏不少,甚至還有個小型水族館在裡面,如果有時間可以一逛,對澳門的海事歷史可以有更深一層的瞭解。 
  • Highly recommend having a lunch at Litoral or L'Orcha restaurant and then walking over and seeing this museum. It is also near A-Ma Temple. The museum provides a nice combination of written historical...  read more »
  • It's a tiny museum, but a very nice informative museum! I like the details that went into the display of the ships and the various sections showcasing the traditions and fishing industry is well done! Also, the ticket prices are cheaper on Sunday ($5 HKD/MOP) versus $10 HKD/MOP on a regular day for ages 18 to 64.
  • 可以了解媽祖的傳說,澳門的發展和航海的歷史,有好多船的模型,又有一間水族館,很不錯的地方
  • 可以了解澳門漁村的歷史及變遷
  • 到這邊還可以到媽祖廟,就在旁邊
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