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Archeonlaan 1, 2408 ZB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
+31 172 447 744
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Real step in time

One can spend a full day exploring how ancestors lived and listening to the very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alex J
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
via mobile
Great open-air museum

This open-air museum exhibits a number of reconstructions of actual archaeological finds such as a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“middle ages” (13 reviews)
“stone age” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Archeonlaan 1, 2408 ZB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
+31 172 447 744
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One can spend a full day exploring how ancestors lived and listening to the very knowledgeable guides. All the buildings are reconstructions based on archaeological excavations in the Netherlands. As such they are spot on. We visited in winter, and as such there were no...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This open-air museum exhibits a number of reconstructions of actual archaeological finds such as a mesolithic hunter-gatherers camp, and farms from the Neolithic, Bronze age and iron Age, as well as splendid buildings from the Roman Period (such as a real size temple, bath house,...More

Thank NLcycle
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were at Archeon for a week during the Roman Festival which takes place during the first two weeks of August. This was an amazing experience. It's such a unique feeling to be surrounded by such an authentic environment, even down to recreated Roman latrines....More

Thank David R
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Entrance fees are already steep, so why charge exorbitant €6,95. We're not located centrally so parking fee feels unnecessary. That said, we arrived in the afternoon. With our Museumkaart free entrance. Great addition to the museumkaart! Quite a stunning place. Nicely laid out by era....More

Thank jeronimoburgers
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a great day out in Archeon despite being from Scotland and having no Dutch! The park itself is beautifully designed, interactive and educationally engaging. Our 19 yr old son, Jack,has Downs Syndrome and he enjoyed making wooden bracelets, being a roman Legionnaire and...More

Thank IsTagg
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful day for the family. Literally step back in time and enjoy your journey. So many different attractions to see and do, we thoroughly enjoyed our day at Archeon! One problem, the waiting times to get in. This needs to be 'smoothed out' so that...More

Thank Laurens H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We have been 3 times now and had a great time every time. There are lots of activities to do, things to see and history to learn about the past. The toilet facilities are good and there are places to buy food and drink. Would...More

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very nice place to visit with kids of all ages. Many activities, Gladiators show, friendly staff, good atmosphere. Definitely recommend to visit.

Thank Алена Н
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Archeon is a very interesting place to visit.You can learn a lot about historie and take part in activities.

Thank 965mh
Reviewed 19 January 2017

In this real life History theme park you can experience how people lived in the past ages. Three main periods are represented: Prehistory, The Roman era and the Middle ages. You can visit many truth-based remakes of houses, sanctuaries, but even a real Roman Thermal...More

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