In Maritiem- en Juttersmuseum Flora you can view the temporary exhibition on container shipping. In recent years, all kinds of things have washed up on the beach on Texel. Including shoes, cosmetics, cigarettes and much more. A lady from Texel knitted a sweater from bales of cotton, which is also on display in the exhibition. Recently the container ship MSC Zoë lost over 300 containers near Terschelling. Various items were also washed ashore on Texel; including children's jackets, car parts and chairs. Some of these items can be seen in the exhibition The container shipping. The exhibition is free for visitors to the museum. Opening hours: daily from 10 am - 5 pm. At Christmas and New Year's Day from 11 am - 4 pm.
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Maritiem- en Juttersmuseum Flora. Pontweg 141A, 1796 MA, De Koog.
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About 3 kilometers outside De Koog, on the Pontweg, you will find Maritime and Beachcombers Museum Flora. Exhibition Have you always been curious about what washes up on Texel's beach? You have come to the right place at Flora to find an answer to this. The museum has different themed areas where countless items found on the beach are on display. Children on discovery There is also a lot to discover for children. There is a treasure hunt with fun games and when the children are tired there is a playground where they can enjoy themselves. You can eat and drink something in the museum café after your visit.
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