Nationaal Reddingmuseum Dorus Rijkers
The National Rescue Museum Dorus Rijkers in Willemsoord Den Helder tells the historical story of rescue the and survival of dangers at sea.
The Nationaal Reddingmuseum is the Dutch Sea Rescue museum. It is named after Dorus Rijkers (1847-1928), a well-known rescuer. Outside, there are six historic rescue boats in the harbour. In April-October you can take a cruise in one around the port of Den Helder. There are many interesting static displays inside. A wind-turbines lets you experience gale force 10.