Terra Maris - Museum
Terra Maris, which literally means 'Land of the Sea,' is the museum for nature and landscape of Zeeland. Located in the former orangery of Castle Westhove, the museum is situated in the beautiful De Manteling nature reserve of Walcheren, between Oostkapelle and Domburg.
What Can You Expect at Terra Maris?
- Zeeland Landscape: An engaging and vibrant exhibition takes you through the history of the Zeeland landscape and showcases the richly diverse nature of Zeeland. Discover the dynamic nature of the Delta, land reclamations, and villages that disappeared over the centuries.
- Landscape Garden: The museum includes a 2.5-hectare landscape garden where you can gain a realistic impression of the various landscape types and the nature of Zeeland. There are regular excursions with one of the gardeners who will tell you more about the garden's highlights.
- Museum Café and Shop: In the charming museum café, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or a delicious Zeelandic lunch. The museum shop offers delightful items for both young and old. Even if you're only coming for a walk in the forest or on the beach, you are welcome at the museum café and shop.
- Interactive Exhibitions: Explore interactive and dynamic exhibitions that are not only educational but also entertaining. Ideal for both adults and children.
An Enriching Experience for Nature Enthusiasts and Families
Terra Maris offers a unique combination of nature, history, and culture. It's the perfect destination for nature enthusiasts, families, and anyone interested in the natural beauty and landscape history of Zeeland.
Furthermore Terra Maris is near the following sights: Westhove Castle (±125 m), Marie Tak van Poortvliet (±1,7 km), Subtropical swimming pool De Parel (±2,2 km), Health and beauty center De Parel (±2,2 km) & Domburgsche Golf Club (±2,3 km).
For informationDuinvlietweg 6, Oostkapelle
tel. +31 118 582 620