Maritime Museums

Buildings housing museums dealing with the sea in general, navigation, or shipping, as distinct from "naval museums," which deal with navies, warships, or ships in general.

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2715
Names
maritime museums
maritime museum
marine museums
museums, maritime
nautical museums
maritieme musea Dutch
matiriem museum Dutch
museos marítimos Spanish
museo marítimo Spanish
museo del mar Spanish

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Buildings housing museums dealing with the sea in general, navigation, or shipping, as distinct from "naval museums," which deal with navies, warships, or ships in general.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005821. The J. Paul Getty Trust.