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Port Musée - The Maritime Museum of Douarnenez



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Take a self-guided tour of the Maritime Museum of Douarnenez and see the historic vessels moored at Port Rhu.
  • Walk across Douarnenez old town to Port Musée.

  • Visit the collections of historic artifacts at the Maritime Museum of Douarnenez.

  • Board and explore the old boats moored at picturesque Port Rhu.

The Maritime Museum of Douarnenez is in an old cannery on Port Rhu within easy reach from the ship.  

The museum has over 30,000 square feet of exhibitions and around ten thousand objects connected to the maritime world, including over 280 boats. The museum has a dugout canoe from Guinea-Bissau, a 100-foot factory ship and 19th-century work boats, as well as 4 large historic boats, docked outside that visitors can board and explore from deck to hold.

Practical information

  • Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Please note this is a self-guided tour. 

  • Language: N/A 

  • Walking information: Involves moderate physical activity on relatively level surfaces and gentle terrain. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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