Among the exhibits are models of fishermen’s boats from many regions of
In addition to models of sailing vessels belonging to the various parts of the vast nation of
The museum does not omit to explore the field of modern maritime practices, with depictions of map-making performed by the Indonesian Navy, descriptions of different navigational aids, and details of Indonesian lighthouses.
Not to be missed is the Biological Oceanography section which provides details about the biodiversity and occurrence of populations of fish off the coasts of
The museum is located in a series of imposing linked buildings that display typical Dutch style and robust construction. The building despite several renovations still evokes a sense of colonial grandeur well suited for its present function.
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