The exhibitions of the National Maritime Museum are diverse and for all ages. Interactive exhibitions for children, historical facts for the maritime lover, art objects for the lover of culture and wonderful stories about maritime history for young and old. 

In the video (1 minute) below you can see what you can expect, do and experience in The National Maritime Museum/ Het Scheepvaartmuseum. Below the video, you can see which exhibitions (for young and old) we have on display.  

See in 1 minute what you can expect, do and experience at The National Maritime Museum/ Het Scheepvaartmuseum!  

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Expected exhibitions

Expected exhibitions

Here we will shortly mention which new exhibitions we are working on and which can therefore be seen in The National Maritime Museum (Het Scheepvaartmuseum) in the future.

Shadows on the Atlantic

Shadows on the Atlantic

The exhibition Shadows on the Atlantic explores the impact of colonial history on people's lives. At sea and on land, then and now. Contemporary art and videos with personal stories offer new perspectives on the museum's collection.