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Maritime Museum

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Reviewed 10 January 2019

The Maritime Museum is the very good museum just across from A-Ma Temple at Barra Square. Here you can explore four floors of exhibitions, displays and information dedicated to local maritime activity and history in Macau. A museum highlight is the Little A-Ma Theatre which...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LetsGoToMacau
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Many things I liked about this museum. Always enjoy diorama's and models of various sorts, and all of these are interesting and well-crafted. Excellent presentations on each floor of Chinese-centric maritime development. Interesting instruments and multiple languages explaining the exhibits. I realise the focus in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank profits101
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much when I walked into this museum ... it was a target of opportunity after we had finished with the A-Ma Temple next door. But this modern, well designed, and thoughtful museum was a great experience. It communicates the rich Portuguese maritime...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 99vincek
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The museum is located opposite the Amah Temple. It is located on three (3) floors depicting maritime commerce as well as migration patterns. Models of period ships abound..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Arnold C
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon the museum by accident when we went to see the temple nearby. Cheap entry tickets (10 macau dollars each) so we gave it a try and found it an interesting way to learn about the fishing trade and industry in macau in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Oeliram
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We visited as it was raining so we’re trying to keep away from the bad weather as well as seeing some history of Macao. It was interesting to see how they have totally changed the island. And also see the development of the ships over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Racheladdy
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Not a bad aquarium just a little small for the price of admission. Friendly staff. I think it would be better for younger kids.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank eastertwingles
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The maritime museum is a must for all fans who want to know more about nautical and navy things. The museum is located near A Ma temple. The museum has displays of boats that were used for both fishing and for defending Macau. The museum...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Very useful place to learn and study history and old cultures of Macau. Lots of interesting thing inside this museum.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FranceAK47
Reviewed 4 January 2018

You can easily spend one or two hours happily looking at all the maritime models. You can also combine this visit with the nearby A-Ma temple. In summer, this museum provides a good air conditioned respite from the summer heat.

Date of experience: February 2017
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