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Museum Vrolik

Meibergdreef 15 | J0-130, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 566 4927
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A truly unique experience and that is by Amsterdam standards

I don't know of any other museum that offers this experience. Fascinating to say the least, located... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marshall P
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New York City, New York
amazing collection of anatomy

Not for the faint of heart but a wonderful classic collection of anatomical prepared human and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
werdlerswereld
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know of any other museum that offers this experience. Fascinating to say the least, located in side a hospital/medical school, offering free admission. Seeing these preserved anomalies left me awe, unlike anything else I have seen. Short train ride from Amsterdam. Round Trip...More

Thank Marshall P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not for the faint of heart but a wonderful classic collection of anatomical prepared human and animal bodies, skeletons, intestines and much more.

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Has interesting deformations of the human body Only needs around 30mins-1h visit as the museum is quite small

Thank Deeps K
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This museum inside the hospital was incredible. Nothing can prepare you for what you will see but it is amazing what happens to the body when it is preserved in such a way. Some of the babies that had passed looked like only as what...More

1  Thank scousegremlin
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is quite a way out of the centre but easy to get to from the metro. It's only a short walk to the Amsterdam medical centre where the museum is. It's knly small but packed with medical specimens that are weird , wonderful...More

Thank Buck2205
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in the corner of the Hospital, which was impressive in itself. The museum was quiet and respectful to the people who reside inside. Spent about an hour looking at every tiny detail and specimen on display. Very impressed overall and left feeling like...More

Thank Laura S
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I've found out about this museum by chance, unfortunately it is not advertised too much. The museum is basically a big room inside the university (just go to reception and ask for it, the staff was really kind and friendly). There are tons of specimens...More

Thank Kata L
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

My son was interested in seeing this museum so we decided to take the metro here. You are actually not supposed to take pictures in the museum but from pictures posted on here, you can see what you are in for if you visit this....More

Thank Tofurry
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

During our weekend in Amsterdam, our daughter was desperate to visit the Vrolik museum having been told about it by her Biology teacher. We made the short train trip out of town to the hospital and walked round the side to find the museum. No...More

1  Thank mumjaflump
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Want to see an amazing museum of the ilk you don't see every day? Well, this one definitely fits the bill...I left the place with a great appreciation for the fact that both of my daughters managed to survive gestation without injury (well, as least...More

1  Thank meredithandmarley
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LipstickEmoji
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Response from Buck2205 | Reviewed this property |
It does if you can find where to pay it. We couldn't!
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Response from CarlaSerpini | Reviewed this property |
It's 's about 20-30 mins on a train!
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