Admission, aproaching, opening times...



Exhibition in the U-Boot Wilhelm Bauer, entry hall



The history about Wilhelm Bauer and the U-Boot pioneers



Technical details of the U-Boot Wilhelm Bauer



Open from March 15th – November 10th daily, also on Sundays and public holidays!

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Technikmuseum U-Boot Wilhelm Bauer e.V.
Managing Director Klaus Kreowski
Hans-Scharoun-Platz 1
27568 Bremerhaven


Phone: +49 471 48207-10 or -68

e-Mail: info(at)


Technical structure of the website Jens Severin:

  Sumarine Type XXI
Lenght   76,7 m
Displacement   on water: 1.621 t
submerged: 1.819 t
Width   7,6 m
Height   11,3 m
Diving depth   regular: 220 m
maximum operating depth: 330m
Crew   58 men
Engine   2x MAN 6-Zyl. Diesel,  4.000 PS
2x SSW double electric engines, 5.000 PS
2x SSW electric engines for creepspeed, 226 PS
Operating range   on water: 15.500 sm, 10 kn
submerged: 340 sm, 5kn
Weapons   6 torpedo tubes, 23 torpedos
2 x 2 cm Zwillingsflak

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