Have you always wanted to know what it is like to be an explorer? At The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam you can experience this first hand, without leaving the shore. Set in stunning surroundings, the museum owns one of the world’s top maritime history collections, which is presented in a way for everyone to enjoy. Mix sea-life with a dose of history, whilst enjoying the beauty of buildings and are. This is an experience for curious souls. You can even follow in the footsteps of Dutch naval hero Michiel de Ruyter, who must have spent quite some time in Amsterdam.