Museu Marítimo de Ílhavo
The Maritime Museum of Ílhavo



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6th Nautical Modeling Contest - Registrations are open

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The Nautical Modeling Contest has applications open until August 31st, 2022, and the works will be delivered between November 1st and 5th, 2022. The sixth edition of the biennial contest has the theme "Cod fishing Stern Trawler Vessels".

Registration until: August 31, 2021


Reception of the Works: November 1-5, 2022


Exhibition and Award Ceremony: November 19, 2022


Promoted by the Ílhavo Municipality, through the Ílhavo Maritime Museum, this prize has a monetary value of 3.500 euros. The awarded work will become property of the Municipality of Ílhavo and will be integrated into the Maritime Museum collection. The winner will be announced on November 19, 2022.

The modelers interested in participating in this 6th edition of the contest should deliver to the Museum by mail or email ( the registration form (available at duly filled, accompanied by a brief curriculum, identification documents (personal identification and taxpayer number) and a brief description of the work they will submit for the competition. The participation rules are available on the Museum's website.

Instituted in 2011, with a biennial periodicity, the MMI Nautical Modeling Contest aims to promote nautical culture as a way of expanding maritime culture, in general, and the consolidation of the socio-cultural project of the Maritime Museum, in particular.