Museum of the Canals

Local nameGrachtenhuis
LocationCentrum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

An intriguing museum explaining the significance of canals in Amsterdam and the process of building the canal district. To learn more about the history of these constructions, definitely make a stop here. The museum offers explanations using cartoon figures and 3D projections, so even children will find them interesting.

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Adults: €15
Students, Seniors 65+: €12.50
Children (4 - 12): €7.50
Children (under 3): free

Free audioguide available.

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Official Website




Phone +31-20-4211656

Address Herengracht 386, 1016 CJ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Coordinates 52°22'4.409" N 4°53'10.38" E

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