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Open today from 10:00 until 17:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Wed - Mon 10:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Hoofdgracht 3
1781 AA Den Helder
Plan route Plan route

0223 - 65 75 34

Kids proof
Het Marinemuseum in Den Helder
Navy Museum, Den Helder
Scheepsbel van de kruiser de Ruyter
The ship’s bell on the de Ruyter cruiser
Proeven voor ouders en kinderen
Play and find out more about naval technology

Are you brave enough to climb through the hatch and experience life on board a submarine? The Navy Museum in Den Helder is the place to really experience the navy.

Discover the history of the Royal Netherlands Navy, check out the armaments and uniforms, and learn all about the development of naval technology.

Submarine Tonijn

Submarine Tonijn is a unique experience as the only submarine in the Netherlands open to the public. Are you brave enough to climb through the hatch and experience life on board a submarine? Tonijn is still in its original condition and former sailors can tell exciting stories about life on board.

Battle at Sea

In the Battle at Sea exhibition, you can learn more about the Raid on the Medway (1667) and the Battle of the Java Sea (1942) with an interactive timeline.

Ship and Shipyard

At the Ship and Shipyard exhibition, you can play the role of a navy technician, to learn more about sonar, armaments and navigation. You can maneuver a ship from the harbor, intercept radio traffic and figure out how to load and fire a naval cannon.

Access

Netherlands Museum Pass valid

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Facilities

  • Drinken
  • Parkeergelegenheid voor auto's
  • Museumwinkel
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