Sunday, May 19, 2013

Museum note #2: Port-Musée de Douarnenez

Where : Douarnenez, Finistere, France
When : The main museum building is open almost all year; the harbor is open in the summer only.
What: Boats, of all kinds and origins. More information:  http://www.port-musee.org/
The Port-Musee exhibits boats. No scale models, pictures or paintings, real boats are on display in the museum halls. Sailing boats, fishing boats, even exotic boats, there are vessels of all origins and for all purposes. If you are visiting in the summer, don’t forget to visit the ships that are anchored in the harbor.
A very attractive museum – for young and old!