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Museum de Zwarte Tulp

Grachtweg 2a | 'Het Vierkant', 2161 HN Lisse, The Netherlands
+31 252 417 900
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Very informative.

This museum is over two floors and entrance is free. It explains the history of the introduction of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beverley B
,
Deal, United Kingdom
Interesting & Informative

This small museum is very interesting. The film was especially informative on the history of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen R
,
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“culture” (2 reviews)
“wallpaper” (2 reviews)
“cultivation” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Grachtweg 2a | 'Het Vierkant', 2161 HN Lisse, The Netherlands
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+31 252 417 900
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is over two floors and entrance is free. It explains the history of the introduction of bulbs to Europe and their subsequent development. Science, art and history are brought together in a very informative and interactive way. Since it is in the same...More

Thank Beverley B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small museum is very interesting. The film was especially informative on the history of the tulip.

Thank Karen R
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Small museum with items and information about the history of bulb culture and the modern ways of cultivating. Original decorated room of a former bulb trader are as well part of the exhibition as a collection of hyacinth vases and many paintings of tulips. There...More

Thank Susifox
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

This museum offers you the understanding about tulip flower bulbs culture thru' interactive mode and also there is an audio visual played in the background to make you understand about tulip plantation process as a whole. Its an interactive exhibition which complete family can enjoy.

Thank sudeshrele
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This place has a lot of information for those interested in the Tulip flower and its varieties. The history and information about cultivation of the flower.

Thank pwalkers
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

After our visit to Keukenhof we just had to pop into this little museum in Lisse which contains a 17 metre long time line of Dutch flower bulb history including the mystery of the black tulip (a black tulip is actually not possible, but combining...More

Thank Taxidiotissa
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I am sure this is a very interesting museum if you can read Dutch. Otherwise, it is frustrating. The audio guide in English only covers a few items and is not very helpful. For instance, the on entry on tulip history describes the craze for...More

2  Thank Peter V
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Quite a small museum, but with an interesting special about wallpaper with flower design. Also the history of flowerbulb growing in Holland. Not much for children though. Well worth the time if you are in Lisse.

1  Thank acdourlein
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Whenever we have to entertain friends, family from overseas, or someone interested in Lisse and region, we always include The Zwarte Tulp, d'Ever, and a coffee or lunch at the Vierkant, downtown Lisse and marvel the slightly damaged Libanon Cedertree where a big branch was...More

1  Thank hermanschotanus
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

This was a really fascinating museum which went into the history of bulb-growing (particularly for tulips). The staff were friendly and helpful, it had a good gift shop and a beautiful display of paintings.

Thank John P
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