Discover the history of the Red Star Line in Antwerp! The Red Star Line Museum is a must-visit attraction that tells the story of the shipping company that transported millions of migrants from Europe to America in the 19th and 20th centuries. The museum is located in the historic buildings on the Antwerp Scheldt quays from where the ships departed.
In the Red Star Line Museum, you'll learn all about the history of the shipping company and its passengers. Walk through the different rooms and discover the personal stories of the passengers. Admire the cabins where they slept, the luggage they brought with them, and the documents they needed to travel. You'll also learn more about their life in America through stories of migrants who made the crossing.
The museum not only offers a permanent exhibition, but also temporary exhibitions and events. Think of lectures, film screenings, and guided tours.
The Red Star Line Museum is an interesting attraction for anyone interested in migration history and the experiences of migrants. The museum is easily accessible by public transportation and there is parking nearby. So be sure to plan a visit during your stay in Antwerp!