The inland shipping museum in Duisburg is located in the building of a former Art Nouveau bath in the immediate vicinity of the Rhine.

The museum is known for having the largest collection on inland navigation in Germany. In addition to ship models, the work of inland shipping and its development is shown. In addition, the longest dugout canoe in Germany and a Frisian glider are in the museum.


Inland Shipping Museum Duisburg

Info & Notes :

Exhibition Objects : Ships, as well as ship models of the German inland shipping. Rearranged boat builder workplace. Exhibits on steam shipping and information on handling technology in the port.

Exhibitions / Events : Events such as Nikolausmarkt, special exhibitions

Guides : Public tour on Sunday, group tours by appointment

Specials : Specialist bookstore in the inland shipping museum / Oscar Huber museum ship / rooms for events / weddings in the inland shipping museum

Museums in the Lower Rhine region:

Inland Shipping Museum Duisburg

Address : Apostelstraße 84 , 47119 Duisburg-Ruhrort
Opening times : See homepage
Admission : Paying
Internet :

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