The first steamship built in Polish Gdańsk after 1945 at what was to become the Lenin Shipyards, the Sołdek has been turned into a living museum. Launched in 1948 this old ship was an ore collier before retiring to become a museum ship and just about every inch of it can be accessed from the cramped engine room to the bridge to the pokey little cabins the crews lived in.
NOTE on Ticket Prices:
Keep in mind that combined tickets are available for the Maritime Museum (Main Branch) Granary Buildings, Sołdek ship museum, the Crane and the Maritime Cultural Centre for 30/20 zł (without interactive exhibition). Another combined ticket for Granaries, "Sołdek" ship museum and the Crane costs 25/16zł. A regular ticket for the Granaries costs 12/8zł and is free on Wednesdays.
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Closed during winter season.
Price/Additional InfoAdmission 14/10zł.
If you only have time to visit one of the four branches of Gdańsk's Maritime Museum, make it this one - the main branch and most compr