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Oostzaanstraat 45, 1013 WG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 686 8595
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the newer museums in Amsterdam is this previous social apartment complex. On a walking distance from the Westerpark, located in a quiet traditional neighborhood. This is all about the famous Amsterdam School of Architecture, and if this has your interest, than this is...More

Thank Frans K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this little gem of a neighborhood museum that provides a history and overview of the Amsterdam School of architecture, art and culture. My husband and I are fans of Frank Lloyd Wright, the famous American architect who practiced at the same time....More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

A lot to see and learn with the insightful and immersive guided tours this museum provides. My guide was super nice and not only walked me around one of the most beautiful buildings from the period but also presented in quite detailed and entertaining way...More

Thank Boyko T
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t forget to visit Museum Het Schip (“The Ship”), a beautiful hidden jewel behind the Westerpark. The museum is established inside an appartment complex build between 1919-1921 in the Amsterdam School style, a style inspired by the Art Deco and Jugendstil and a reaction against...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

After the queues for everything from getting in, to going to the toilet at the Reiksmuseum this museum was pure joy. We had an exclusive tour with an extremely knowledgeable and friendly guide of this building and the social history of Amsterdam. It helps if...More

Thank Kay J
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Take a tram 10 out towards the west of Amsterdam, walk through Westerpark and you'll arrive at Het Schip, a fascinating area with examples of the Amsterdam School of architecture and a museum. You do not need to be an academic to enjoy the history...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

If you want to learn more Aboutaleb architecture and especialy Amsterdamse School you must visitbthis museum,,

Thank Jean1jean
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Amsterdam school of architecture is not particularly exciting or cutting edge to start with. Plus, as depicted in the museum, it was quite controversial. Further, the exhibits and the tour are pretty humdrum. I have seen some wonderful architecture museums around the world and...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The innovations of the Amsterdam School of Architecture are interesting and unique. I think only architecture nerds will appreciate the tour. The tour was interesting but I think it could be more in-depth and show more examples of this style.

Thank peter s
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The newly opened expansion of Het Schip deepened the experience of this school of social architecture. The collection of furniture, light fixtures, and household goods was well laid out and the explanations were thorough. This was my fourth trip to Amsterdam in the past two...More

Thank Barbara B
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