The Shipbuilding exhibition tells the story of how new scientific theories and hard work went hand-in-hand in the rapid construction of an international centre of innovation at the navy shipyard in Karlskrona.

Experience different environments from historical shipyards and learn more about 18th century engineering. Get to see how they manufactured blocks, tackle and ropes for the many ships built at the shipyard.

The museum also explains how it was that the Polhem dock at the navy shipyard became known as the eighth wonder of the world when it was inaugurated.