Musee Maritime de La Rochelle, La Rochelle

4.4
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Musee Maritime de La Rochelle is dedicated to the maritime traditions and culture of France. The museum depicts the maritime culture of the region and highlights the prominence of wooden schooners. Bordered by a serene river, the museum includes a picnic area, and tours are available. Before you head to La Rochelle, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly La Rochelle journey builder tool, to make sure you see all that La Rochelle has to offer, including Musee Maritime de La Rochelle.
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  • We were very surprised and pleased that the day we visited it was free as it was a special occasion with ex crew members of the ships showing you around but we would have been happy with the € 9.00...  more »
  • So much to see! If I had to single out one highlight it would be Ocean Weather Station “Charlie”, which is an absolute jewel of a window into the daily life of the meteorologists and sailors who...  more »
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  • A great place to learn about marine wildlife and about the variety of sea habitats.
  • This museum has many things to see. You could spend hours here. There is a fabulous bar on one of the boats which can be accessed without visiting the museum. It serves the best mojito in town.

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