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Museum Het Schip

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Reviewed 19 January 2015

We never got there. Walked for miles. No signposting. Not on the tourist maps. Locals helpful with directions but even some of the locals not sure where it was. Major PR effort required!More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Schip2013, Public Relations Manager at Museum Het Schip, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2015

Thank you for your useful comment. We have noticed the fact that the route of the public transport to our museum has been adjusted and currently a lot of roadworks are carried out in the area has not contributed to the reachability and visibility of...More

Reviewed 9 January 2015

Nice nice nice set up, but wish they had more info in English,,, enjoyed walking around the old ship,, I think young children would like the ship,,the silver display was something else, must go back again to check it out more thoroughly ....

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 20 November 2014

The museum itself is tiny and not terribly interesting, but the tour is terrific -- you have the opportunity to go into one of the apartments, which is furnished with period pieces, and the guide is friendly and knowledgeable. The whole concept of the Amsterdam...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank CAGreens
Reviewed 18 October 2014

If you're interested or are a student in architecture this museum is an absolute must. The "Amsterdamse School"-style is rather unique in the world and worth studying. In several parts of the city you will be confronted with this style, and here you will learnb...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 25 July 2014

This is not only a visit to the museum building, but also a guided tour of the neighborhood with explanation of how the architecture developed in this area of the city. Tours in English also available, just ask. For museum cardholders, entrance is free of...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

A nice place to visit if you like "modern" architecture. The guided tour was interesting and we could visit the post office (where the entrance is), an apartment, and the tower. This building is really different from the "standard" houses you see in the centre...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2013

This museum is a very good impression of the architecture of 'Amsterdamse School' and also gives an insight of the living environment of that aera.

Date of experience: November 2012
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Reviewed 15 October 2013

...was the map they gave us with our tickets (€15 ea.) to navigate this magnificent Museum. You enter an open courtyard (South) from which you reach the stairs (and elevators) to the different sections: East, West and North. We started at "West" with a 'Circus...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed 12 October 2013

Relaxed, informative tour (tours in English at 11am), friendly tour guide, and just such an inspiring piece of architecture/planning. The details on the building are simply stunning and we could still learn a lot today from the ideology behind it. Even if you're not particularly...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed 7 October 2013

Very nice detailed exhibition about the so called amsterdam architecture style from 1910 until 1925. It is in some buildings made in this style.

Date of experience: November 2012
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