The National Maritime Museum provides an excellent opportunity for pupils and students to learn about the Dutch maritime history. Through exciting and eye-opening exhibitions they will experience the tales that shaped the Dutch culture.

You can make a reservation for the next school year, with a proviso. If you have any questions, you can send an email to

Note! As of 1 September 2020, the National Maritimes Museum will be closed to the public on Mondays, except during Dutch school holidays. However, an exception is made for schools, so it is always possible to visit the museum on Mondays. Do contact us, if you have any questions via

We hope to welcome you soon!

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