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Museum of Fishing & Shipping, Esbjerg

(3.9/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Head to Museum of Fishing & Shipping to learn about Denmark's fishing industry and how it has been influenced by Viking history and culture. Examine the live fish of the North Sea, some of which you can touch, or check out the informative maritime section where you can learn about Esbjerg's viking history and Danish fishing practices. Learn how to make rope and nets at the instructional exhibits throughout. Head outside to see the seal aquarium; check the seal feeding times in advance. You can also arrange to do fishing or walking tours of the Wadden Sea from this museum. For Museum of Fishing & Shipping and beyond, use our Esbjerg vacation route planner to get the most from your Esbjerg vacation.
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  • After attending the 1995 created Colossi was people by the sea in the fishing and Seefahrtsmuseeum opposite. A very tidy and thematically ineressantes Museum.Lebewesen in the Nordseesehr exciting. Oil production in the North Sea, a great made exhibition. Beautiful aquariums and exciting seal feeding. Many statements also in German.
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  • An exciting experience for children and adults of all ages and can be enjoyed in all kinds of weather. Especially the outdoor Department where there are old boats with more is exciting for the kids. as well as to see the seals being fed and indoor pool where jan touch the fish.
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  • A great place to visit for the weekend. A large aquarium, seals, Café area, play areas and activities for the most kids. Hotspots for all. Under 18s free. Close to the beach and Mennesket ved Havet where you can enjoy a beautiful sunset.
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