The exhibitions of The National Maritime Museum are located in three different wings of the museum: discover them in the North, East, and West wings. A free audio tour gives you more in-depth information and will present the highlights of the museum to you in 60 minutes.
The Navigational Instruments
Navigate your way through the stars.
The collection shows you how surprisingly rich the tradition of 'Holland's glory' truly is.
The Ship Decorations
A fascinating look at the varied and colourful beauty of ship decorations and the craftsmanship behind them.
MS Oranje | Changing course
On 8 September 2018, Het Scheepvaartmuseum (The National Maritime Museum) will open the doors to its new exhibition MS Oranje | Changing course, putting the spotlight on the passenger ship Oranje.
Sea of Tranquillity | Hans Op de Beeck
On 8 September 2018, Het Scheepvaartmuseum will host the intriguing exhibition Sea of Tranquillity by Belgian artist Hans Op de Beeck
2019 - Pole expeditions
They were the pioneers of our history who discovered the pole and exposed its secrets. What more opportunities will come out of the ice and how does this form the political world of tomorrow?