Galata Museum of the Sea Guided Tour

Don’t miss the Galata Museum of the sea Guided Tour, the largest and most innovative maritime museum in the Mediterranean and also one of the most modern in Italy, located in the centre of the city. The museum is located in the Galata Palace and was inaugurated in 2004. Its renovation was carried out by the architect Guillermo Vázquez Consuegra of Spanish origin. One of our expert guides will take the visitor on a plunge into the past, walking through the 4 floors of the stone and crystal building, making an unforgettable experience through the centuries, from the age of rowing ships to sailing ships and the great oceanic crossing of Italian migrants on board steamships to America, Brazil and Argentina. You will find over 6000 original objects on display in the 23 rooms of the Galata, it will be like a full immersion in the history of Italian and world navigation. What makes the visit and the Galtaa Museum of the Sea Guided Tour even more interesting and enjoyable, are its many different and interactive rooms where you can observe and understand what it meant to go to sea in different times. In addition, the museum also has a natural reproduction of a Genoese galley. So there are many attractions and beautiful exhibits inside the museum, where there is also a very interesting and interactive exhibition called “La Merica“, where it shows the visitor the journey of our ancestors to America. There are also some documents signed by Christopher Columbus. Do not miss this visit to the most important museum of the city, choose now your personal and certified guide and embark on a guided tour where you can relive the stories and naval battles in past centuries.

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