Blick in das Besucherzentrum der Papenburger Meyer Werft, © Papenburg Marketing GmbH/ Michael Wessels
© Papenburg Marketing GmbH/ Michael Wessels

MEYER WERFT’s Visitor Centre

Papenburg is the home of cruise liners. A tour of MEYER WERFT’s Visitor Centre, gives visitors a chance to learn how the world’s most beautiful and luxurious ocean liners are built. Vivid exhibits, informative films and exciting guided tours offer a behind-the-scenes look at modern shipbuilding. A peek into the two massive building docks – among the largest in the world – is not to be missed. From here, visitors have a unique opportunity to witness the construction of ocean liners. The guides have received excellent training and will tell you all there is to know about the shipyard, the ships and their time on the Ems river during a tour.

For more information on MEYER WERFT’s Visitor Centre, please contact Papenburg Tourismus GmbH (details below). The address of the Visitor Centre is: Industriegebiet Süd, 26871 Papenburg, Germany.


Lower Saxony’s KinderFerienLand certification makes it easier for parents to search for destinations geared towards kids' holidays. The basic idea is that only family friendly companies will bear the seal. Expert assessors check the operation’s service, child-friendly facilities and child safety standards.


  • See the latest cruise liners up close
  • Child-friendly information, exhibits and tours on shipbuilding
  • Insights into the construction process
  • Family discount
  • Child-oriented facilities

Meyer Werft's Visitor Centre

Industriegebiet Süd 1
26871 Papenburg
Phone: +49 (0) 4961 / 83960


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