The exhibitions at the Åland Maritime Museum tells stories of how the contradictory and omnipresent sea since time immemorial has affected the Åland islanders.
Our exhibitions take all our visitors on an exciting historical voyage. Personal stories are mixed with rare objects and entertaining activities. Our ambition is to awaken your curiosity and encourage conversations.
At the Åland Maritime Museum we can boast with a world class collection. Apart from incredibly fine models and impressive figureheads, there is also recreated ship interiors built up around original equipment, furnishings and objects. These come alive through photographs, stories and activities.
Have you met the slobbish sea sausage and the misunderstood Kraken? In the new exhibition Sea Monsters at the Maritime Museum you get to explore a time long lost, when the earth was flat and the oceans were teeming with monsters. The Maritime Museum is open 7 days a week. Welcome!