The app for the Museum has been completely redesigned: Numerous games, exciting experiences in augmented reality and a renewed tour offer make the app even more interactive! The media guide accompanies visitors through the exhibition and directly connects digital knowledge with the analog exhibition experience.

After 50 years, the exhibition rooms on board the traditional ship “Dresden” were renewed and a new permanent exhibition “Reeder, Ruder, Seemannsgarn – Von Rostock in die Welt” was opened on July 15, 2023. fluxguide was involved from the beginning: consulting during preparation was followed by an intensive period of joint idea development and concept for each individual game in the app. fluxguide was also active for the content creation, with video productions, text creation, 3D models, etc.


  • AR Experiences: Become a figurehead yourself, Talking captains, Assemble paper ship, Load ship mini-game.
  • Quiz games (guessing questions, sorting task, multiple choice questions, assignment tasks,…)
  • Hotspot game
  • Shanty playlist with the shanty of the day

Free exploration

The interactive discovery tour offers various tours of the ship or lets visitors freely explore the museum. On the free tour, visitors learn gripping stories, receive information about the impressive exhibits and exciting insights into everyday life on board. The integrated overview plans help visitors to quickly find their way around the deck.

Guided tours

There are different options for the guided tours: you can choose between a tour for children, for adults or a tour for the whole family, furthermore testimonies of seamen or a puzzle tour for children. The children’s tour is suitable for eight to fourteen year olds and is very easy to use. Additional fun for young visitors is provided by the tricky quiz tour, which is also a digital learning experience for school groups.

The app of the Schifffahrtsmuseum Rostock was “Funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media”.