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Eat Like a Local in Amsterdam: Traditional Dutch Meal in a Local Home
"Meet your accommodating host at midday in the Jordaan district an old working-class Amsterdam neighborhood that is now known for its art galleries canal houses and picturesque urban scenery. Let your host show you around the area pointing out things you may never have noticed by yourself and perhaps even stop to pick up ingredients for your meal.Continue to your host's home which is situated in a converted 14th-century monastery. Join your host in the kitchen as they start preparing the food. While the meal is always different you might taste local specialties such as pannekoeken
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Full-Day Total Amsterdam Cycling and Food Tour with Snacks and Traditional Drinks
"On this full-day Amsterdam tour you’ll leave a unique experience while cycling through the city’s history and modern growth with plenty of tasty stops along the way. Start downtown and ride your bike to the northern dijks (dykes). As you cycle with your professional guide you’ll observe some historical sites in the financial district and get an up-close look at the city’s defenses learning how windmills canals and walls helped to build this nation and its people. Once you're done with the cycling part
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Amsterdam in the Golden Age: Admission to the Portuguese Synagogue
"Amsterdam’s prosperity in the Golden Age would have been unimaginable without the contribution made by the Jewish community. The Portuguese Synagogue was erected in the heart of Amsterdam in 1675 and was at that time the largest synagogue in th but it is also open to the public and concerts are held there regularly. The beautifully authentic interior is guaranteed to amaze and you will relish seeing with your own eyes the most exceptional collections of Jewish heritage. Be awed by the synagogue’s stunning interior with its larg white plastered walls and dark furniture bathed in the abundant light that shines through its 72 windows. Since its consecration in 1675 it has had no electric light or heating; the only artificial light comes from the 1000 candles in the many brass chandeliers. The sand on the wood floor protects it from dirt.The other buildings in the complex include treasure chambers where visi gold
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Tropenmuseum Tips (11)

Tropical Amsterdam

The Tropenmuseum is an anthropological museum. A visit to the Tropenmuseum is a journey through time and around the world. You get to know widely different cultures and get an excellent impression of...
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May 05, 2013

Oriental not Occidental

Well this museum was certainly different, and there were a great many things there that I had not seen before and it didn't seem anywhere as busy as other more well known museums in Amsterdam. Built...
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Aug 27, 2009

An interesting museum

The Tropenmuseum is one of the most fascinating anthropological museums in the Netherlands. A visit to the Tropen Museum is a journey through time and around the world. You get to know widely...
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May 09, 2006

Go east along.....

the Singelgracht to the Tropenmuseum.... Like I said before I am not a huge fan of museums... but this place was interesting... had a nice restaurant (The Ekeko - quite moderately priced) and shop...
Nov 20, 2005


If you are at all interested in the Sheepvaarhuis or the Dutch East Indies Company,this museum is worth seeing.A huge collection of artifacts from the VOC's expeditions and colonies along with...
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Dec 10, 2004

Tropeum Museum (KIT)

KIT is the Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (The Royal Tropical Institute). Included in the Amsterdam Pass there is also a visit to the Tropeum Museum, which by my impression is not as visited as...
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Aug 15, 2004

Explore other cultures at one stop

It's a great museum if u'r into learning other cultures... u will see exhibits from different countries (they have different exhibitions from time to time)... what's interesting is the way they...
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Jul 30, 2004

KIT Tropenmuseum (Royal Tropical Institute)

The Tropenmuseum is one of the largest anthropological museums in Europe and was finished in 1926. There are permanent exhibitions that are interesting also for children.Their realistic...
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Jun 17, 2004


This is a most exciting and wonderful, also amazing place to visit.You can see how adventurous scientists found their way to (once) far-off places.....what they had to do to stay healthy and sane, how...
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Nov 08, 2003

The Tropenmuseum

The Tropenmuseumt's a really nice museum about other cultures and especially about culture in the tropics.It's a very special museum
Aug 25, 2002

Visit some museums.<br/>The...

Visit some museums.The biggest and most important is the Rijksmuseum, which I haven't visited and I regret it.In the picture, the KIT or Royal Tropical Institute/museum.
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Aug 24, 2002
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Hotels Near Tropenmuseum

Linnaeusstraat 2C, (Formerly Tulip Inn Tropen), Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1092 CK, The Netherlands
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Oosterpark 53, Amsterdam, 1092AP, The Netherlands
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Linneausstraat 89, 1093 EK
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Gravesandestraat 51, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1092, The Netherlands
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Plantage Middenlaan 48, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NL-1018 DH, The Netherlands
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Plantage Muidergracht 89, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1018 TN, The Netherlands
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Brouwerij 't IJ Brewery

Until May, or until the barrels run dry, which given the unusually warm and sunny weather could be sooner rather than later, visitors to Amsterdam’s unique micro brewery, Brouwerij ‘t IJ can sample...
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Artis Zoo

This zoo surprised me. I had heard a lot of things and positive things from friends about it and when i saw on the map it was in the middle of Amsterdam close to central station, i thought sure lets...
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Verzets Museum - Dutch Resistance Museum

On 12 October 2015 we went to the Dutch Resistance Museum or Verzatsmuseum, which is a very informative history museum about the Dutch Resistance to Nazi German occupation. We thoroughly recommend a...
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Hollandsche Schouwburg

Across the street from the theatre, a now private building at 31 Plantage housed a day care center and nursery founded in 1924, for both Jewish and non-Jewish children. In 1941, all the non-Jewish...
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Scheepvaart - Maritime Museum

Nice museum, specially for kids. Lots of info about history of Amsterdam. Beautiful old building, and lots of interactivity. Next to Nemo, good to combine. Not only for children interesting, but for...
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Portuguese Synagogue

The exterior of the compound houses multiple rooms of variable interest. The winter synagogue was constructed from a former seminary in the 1950's with heat and electricity, since the main sanctuary...
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