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Museum Volkenkunde is a museum about people housed in a historic building just five minutes' walk from Leiden's central station. A huge totem pole greets visitors as they enter the museum through the garden. Museum Volkenkunde presents regularly...more
All reviewsdifferent culturescool japanparts of the worlddutch colonytemporary exhibitionfantastic collectionworld press photobeautiful objectsspecial exhibitiontwo hoursspecial activitiesseparate roomssouth americaleiden central stationtwo floorsfree entryworth a visit
For this price and this amount of museum objects, it is a must visit if you are in Leiden. The museum has a very big number of objects with history. The objects are in a room with many other objects from one continent or big...More
This is a large, modern museum with lots of things to see. They have exhibits from all over the world, grouped by location in the world. There are good explanations in English of the exhibits. You could spend a long time in here learning about...More
Fantastic collection, really well interpreted and an excellent cafe as well. Some brilliant films and stills in the galleries giving a vivid insight into life in different communities around the world. Could have spent a whole day there