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Royal Marine Corps museum

Nice little museum about the oldest (invented by Michiel de Ruyter) Marine Corps in the world. The... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Heroes of Rotterdam

Nice museum about the history of the Dutch marine corps. The Dutch marinecorps was the first... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Koen O
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Wijnhaven 7-13, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The 10 of mai in 1940 the Nazis came with a floating planes to Rotterdam. It was early in the morning but the few people who were on there way were asthonished. They never saw a planes landing on water. There were even people who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Myranda M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I have had quite a boring visit at Mariniers Museum. First of all, I must say that the 3rd floor was closed for renovation when I was there, so I could only visit floors 1 and 2. Hence, it may be a bit more interesting...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

The Mariniersmuseim is located in one building which is part of a row of heritage buildings next to the "Witte Huis". This buidings, including the Witte Huis were spared miraculously with the fighting close by on the Willemsbrug and the subsequent devastating bombing in May...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The history off this museum goes back many many years. The Marinesoldiers came first in Action against England in 1676. Since then there was a big shipworf in Rotterdam where they made the ships for the Marine. And the Marines went everywhere on this World....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Myranda M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

When we walked around this pond where are set Old Harbour, White House and some other interesting urban buildings and dutch authentic houses, we also visited Mariniers Museum, located in Wijnhaven street.This nice small museum tells us the story about marine corps, from their beginnings,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This museum has a very nice setup with elevators taking you to various level. That take you back in time to the Netherlands was in. You can see the various weapons and Uniforms on this play. I am not much of history lover but it...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank 925derrickk
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice little museum about the oldest (invented by Michiel de Ruyter) Marine Corps in the world. The museum is no that large but offers a good overview of the Dutch RMC throughout its history.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank JayDee_NL
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice museum about the history of the Dutch marine corps. The Dutch marinecorps was the first marinecorps in the world and this museum gives a good picture of the history of them from the 17th century untill today. Special sections are contributed to the marines...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Koen O
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

If you want to see some history on the Dutch marines, you should visit this museum. No bloody scenes but just very interesting stuff about those marines. Drums and pipes, military gear and other stuff. It gives you a feeling of how a day in...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank 71archer
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Small 3 floors building next to the Oude haven shows history of Dutch marines and their ties with the city of Rotterdam. Quite OK for 30-40 minutes

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank AndersUA
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