Route: The Museum of Navigation – “Amsterdam” A copy of the trading schooner – The building of the East India Company – The Wailing Tower.
Visit to the museum of navigation and a copy of the merchant ship “Amsterdam”.
Acquaintance with the history of the Dutch East India Company (1602 – 1798yy.)
What is this excursion about?
Did you know that piracy, slave trade, shipbuilding, and the discoveries: New Zealand – Tasmania-Manhattan, the foundation of Cape Town and the Anglo-Dutch wars of the 17th century, are all links of the same chain.
And its name is sailing! Holland has been the main sea carrier of Europe for 200 years. The main goal set by a small but mighty sea power,is trade.
The tour is scheduled for 3 hours.
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