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Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum

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The National Maritime Museum (Dutch: Het Scheepvaartmuseum) is a maritime museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The museum had 300,000 visitors in 2015.
History
The museum is housed in a former naval storehouse, 's Lands Zeemagazijn or Admiraliteits Magazijn, designed by the Dutch architect Daniël Stalpaert and constructed in 1656. The museum moved to this building in 1973. After an extensive renovation in 2007–2011, Het Scheepvaartmuseum reopened on 2 October 2011.
Collection
The museum is dedicated to maritime history and contains many artifacts associated with shipping and sailing. The collection contains, among other things, paintings, scale models, weapons and world maps. The paintings depict Dutch naval officers such as Michiel de Ruyter and impressive historical sea battles. The map collection includes works by famed 17th-century cartographers Willem Blaeu and his son Joan Blaeu. The museum also has a surviving copy of the first edition of Maximilian Transylvanus' work, De Moluccis Insulis, the first to describe Ferdinand Magellan's voyage around the world.
Amsterdam replica
Moored outside the museum is a replica of the Amsterdam, an 18th-century ship which sailed between the Netherlands and the East Indies. The replica was built in the years 1985–1990.
Visitors
The museum had 419,060 visitors in 2012. It ranked as 11th most visited museum in the Netherlands in 2013. The museum had 300,000 visitors in 2015.
References
External links
Official website...   ... (English)
Het Scheepvaartmuseum - Deutsch -> English  Nederlandse -> English  
Музей судоходства (Амстердам) - Русский -> English  
Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum - Français -> English  Italiano -> English  
Музей судноплавства (Амстердам) - Український -> English  
國立荷蘭海洋博物館 - 简体中文 -> English  
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Roof of National Maritime Museum
Roof of National Maritime Museum
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Amsterdam Galeón
Amsterdam Galeón
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Museo naval
Museo naval
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Replica of VOC Ship - Maritime Museum Amsterdam
Replica of VOC Ship - Maritime Museum Amsterdam
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Replica of the Dutch East Indiaman ship Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Replica of the Dutch East Indiaman ship Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Es war Sau kalt in Amsterdam ...aber es hat sich gelohnt.
Es war Sau kalt in Amsterdam ...aber es hat sich gelohnt.
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VOC-Schip Amsterdam
VOC-Schip Amsterdam
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