The Fanø Shipping and Costume Collection

Fanø Skibsfarts- og Dragtsamling

The museum has many  accurate ships' models of the many different types that were built in Fanoe. Wall pictures tell about the seaman's life and pictures give an impression of life aboard and ashore. The costume collection show how women dressed at work and on festive occasions. Wall pictures and photographs also describe the women's difficult everyday life.

The Museum is set close to the harbour in Nordby.

Group visits outside the regular opening hours to be arranged by phone 21 14 00 43. Group discount available when min. 10 in party.

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Fanø Turistbureau



Hovedgaden 28
6720 Fanø


+45 21140043


  • City / Area

    • Fanø
  • Discounts

    • number of persons for group pricing (10)
  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • arts and crafts
    • collection
    • daily life
    • ethnography
    • History
    • local history
    • museum
    • museum shop
    • ship
    • shipping
    • work culture

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  • Coordinates

    Longitude : 8.406325
    Latitude : 55.447297