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A short story of Turnhout

The place is small but they have a nice and charming collection with some furnitures, paintings and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2016
claudia b
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
An unknown gem

Real nicely worked out exhibition, a must do for everybody wishing to learn more about Turnhout... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2013
Turnhout, Belgium
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19 Jul 2017
“Beautiful Building”
18 Aug 2016
“A short story of Turnhout”
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Begijnenstraat 28, Turnhout 2300, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

As we only had a day in Turnhout, we tried to visit this museum that offers the hsitory of old Turnhout. But during the week this museum is open from 02.00 pm- 05.00 pm. We were here at noon and it was still closed but...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The place is small but they have a nice and charming collection with some furnitures, paintings and some artifacts from the old times. It's not an expensive museum and you can combine the ticket with others 2 small ones (just ask)

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank claudia b
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We visited the Taxandriamuseum on Jul 23th. We parked our car on a parking lot (6€ for a day) in front of the National Playing Card Museum (Parking Muylenberg, Beekstraat). It is about 0,6 miles by foot from the Taxandriamuseum. You can buy a combi...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank AmarilisVos
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This museum is about the history of Turnhout and surroundings. Turnhout may not be the largest city, but its history is varied, going back at least the Roman Bacchus sculpture and the Merovingian grave finds. Central are the three ladies Mary of Hungary, Mary van...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Reviewed 27 August 2015

The museum and its collection is overrated,not interesting except for an item or two, very old-fashioned and boring/confusing in approach. Definitely not worht the entrance fee. The building on its own is a gem though!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Kagamitabi
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Its a little museum, with some good pieces if you like it. I was lucky to visit for free. It's ok ut not great in my opinion.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank JimmyVandebergh
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Real nicely worked out exhibition, a must do for everybody wishing to learn more about Turnhout, Janssen Pharmaceutica, de Kempen. Not so busy which is frankly spoken very nice, and combined with the very interesting Begijnhof museum.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank RDWilde
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