Estran Cite de la Mer, Dieppe

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Learn about shipbuilding, fishing, and oceanic science at Estran Cite de la Mer, a museum dedicated to showcasing and documenting the history of these regional industries. Explore the museum's array of exhibits about the development of maritime commerce and fishing in Normandy since ancient times. Immerse yourself in traditional boat-building techniques, the evolution of fishing technology, and even methods of cooking, preparing, and preserving fish. Don't miss the museum's aquarium section, where you can see up close some of the local aquatic species native to the area. Keep in mind that while displays are mostly in French, you can grab an English-language audio guide. Put Estran Cite de la Mer into our Dieppe itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • September 21, 2017
    methods of fisheries over time, climate or pollution problems, the search... for many topical altogether.
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  • September 14, 2017
    The museum is much bigger than one might think at first, and it has a wide range of interesting exhibits about many aspects of ships, fishing, marine pollution and sea creatures. We took our two young...  more »
  • August 26, 2017
    Museum very interesting with beautiful models and other instruments one then playful aquariums! Even with a 3 year old this place is to visit!
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  • September 28, 2014
    Loved it. Would recommend. Friendly staff and very interesting little museum and aquarium.
  • November 17, 2015
    lots of fun!
  • August 18, 2017
    Interesting little Museum at the former for boat lovers. The aquarium is very good. We loved the touch pool that contains lines, turbos and blanks.
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  • September 6, 2017
    Interesting exhibition that tells us the history of the construction of the boats and the evolution of the navigation instruments. For small game of construction, a touch pool and end of the visit the top-normand coast fish aquariums.
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  • March 30, 2017
    I go with my class. It was cool I liked. The staff is a little strict level don't even touch almost anything not windows or there are models inside. (That's why I have take off a star).
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