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muZIEum

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true experience

I had a first and true experience of being blind, so happy I am not! My wife and two kids had the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ton V
Really eye-opening experience

This was fantastic, a really enlightening experience. We went into a space that was completely dark... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
briancolder
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What is it like to be blind or partially sighted? You can read about it or someone can tell you about it from their own experience, but during a visit to muZIEum (muSEEum) you will experience it yourself. Enter a world in which your other senses...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Ziekerstraat 6B, 6511 LH Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had a first and true experience of being blind, so happy I am not! My wife and two kids had the same feeling/

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ton V
muZIEumNijmegen, Manager at muZIEum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Ton!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was fantastic, a really enlightening experience. We went into a space that was completely dark for a one hour tour led by a blind man. We went through multiple rooms that were constructed to be like typical places anyone would encounter in the world,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank briancolder
muZIEumNijmegen, Manager at muZIEum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much! Glad to hear that you've enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the museum, didn't know what to expect - i just trusted my friends recommendation. And boy, did I have the surprise of a lifetime! The experience I had was "on holiday" and it blew my mind. It's incredible to "see" how blind people experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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muZIEumNijmegen, Manager at muZIEum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you iDreea!

Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

I went with my 8 year old and we thoroughly enjoyed this place. The guides were very friendly and there was a lot of information. The tour in the dark was an amazing experience. We certainly left very impressed by how independent and capable visually...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Aruna S
Reviewed 29 January 2019

A great way to spend a day. The guides are very friendly and the experience is unlike anything I've seen elsewhere. A real eye opener and thoroughly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

We participated in the outdoor tour with virtual reality glasses. We experienced five different eye diseases while walking the streets of Nijmegen city centre. There were two guides, one with full visibility, and one with an eye disease himself. All questions were adequately answered and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David M
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Myself and my boyfriend were here. Tours are in Dutch, however, when I told the lady at the reception my boyfriend didn't speak Dutch, she organised a private tour for us in English that we could do immediately. Super service! Tour itself was also very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank felienters
Reviewed 5 September 2018

It surely will be an very interesting experience, pretending you are blind or sight-disabled, but the museum is not accessible for physically disabled persons (wheelchairs of walkers/rollators); there is a lift to the reception on the 1st floor, but to enter the museum you need...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emina44
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing vision awareness experience with my family today at Muzieum in Nijmegan in the Netherlands. Muzieum is a centre for vision impairment run by people with sight difficulties. They do lot of vision awareness work for schools and you can book a tour privately too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience to wander around in a dark world for half an hour or so. Supervised by an experienced blind guide, who was happily sharing her personal experiences of her tactile-auditory life with us. There are two "worlds", I once did the local one,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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NicolaH335
18 December 2015|
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Response from muZIEumNijmegen | Property representative |
Good morning, Thanks for your request! The tour takes about 60 minutes and it takes place in the dark. So we don't tink it's suitable for a baby or little child to be in the dark for a longer period of time. Best wishes... More
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