The National Maritime Museum Amsterdam has one of the largest maritime collections in the world and regular great exhibitions. Discover all about Dutch maritime history, because it is so interesting. You can see a vast array of maps and maritime equipment. Regular new temporary exhibitions to see. Above all, there is always something for the whole family here. In addition, the total collection is over 400,000 objects. After that, you will learn how the Dutch ruled world commerce with their massive fleet of trading ships. For details of times and current exhibitions, see the National Maritime Museum Amsterdam website.
Through a series of fabulous exhibitions, you will learn all about the last 500 years of Dutch seafaring. The Dutch went all over the world and created a huge trading empire that stretched across the globe. We have all heard of the Dutch East India Company. It is a fascinating museum and you must go and see it many times during the year.
See our Museum listing for the Scheepvaartmuseum.