Opening/direction

Admission, aproaching, opening times...

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Exhibition

Exhibition in the U-Boot Wilhelm Bauer, entry hall

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History

The history about Wilhelm Bauer and the U-Boot pioneers

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Technicals

Technical details of the U-Boot Wilhelm Bauer

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Welcome!

Our boat is open again every day until November 10th, including Sundays and public holidays.
Please note the currently valid Corona regulations and wear mouth and nose protection in the submarine and keep a minimum distance of 1.50m from other visitors.
We are looking forward to your visit!

The submarine team

Explore an original WW II submarine in the museum harbour of Bremerhaven.

This type of submarine was the first ever capable to complete a whole mission submerged, by maintaining a relatively high speed. It revolutionized the submarine design worldwide.

The submarine “Wilhelm Bauer” has never been in combat. It was scuttled by the own crew near the end of WW II.

1957 it was salvaged and after refit used as a training vessel in the Federal German Navy.

Be astonished about the technology and experience the narrowness 58 men had to stand, surrounded by the pressure of the water…

At the same time we want to remind of the horror of war and plead for a peaceful use of technology - for the maintenance of peace.

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