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nice stopover place while visiting the beautiful neighbourhood, museum and restaurant

why not learn about the (pre)history of the area around, especially the dunes... did you know the... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
golfingaround
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The Netherlands
Dutch history

We spent there about one hour, it was very educational. We learned a lot about the history of the... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
fenna-b
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Castricum, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is a very nice, small museum with a nice atmosphere. Linked to the archeological depot, on display are several archeological finds with descriptions on each item on touch screens which need a bit of figuring out. One of the best features is the way...More

Thank Ariadne1577
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Very interesting exposition of archeological objects showing a good look into the very past. Everyting in a beautiful setting.

Thank rofekamp
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Very interesting, small archeological museum. Very well done exhibits. Also good for school- age children. Most of the information is in English as well as German. The staff are very helpful. Well worth a visit to learn more about the region. Nice little cafe and...More

Thank suzjulie
Reviewed 20 January 2017

why not learn about the (pre)history of the area around, especially the dunes... did you know the romans lived nearby, but also french, english and russian soldiers passed by. some nice events organised once and a while, whereas also a great archive plus archeology demo...More

Thank golfingaround
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I had been advised that this was a "must do" on my trip back to my hometown. Sadly, I was left disappointed. A lot of displays were very similar, and somewhat boring. After 10 clay pots I'd seen enough, but no, there were more display...More

Thank Okkie17
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Lots of interactive things to see about the local history. Fantastic wax figures on display. Great for children 2!

Thank seeyouontv
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We spent there about one hour, it was very educational. We learned a lot about the history of the North of Holland.

Thank fenna-b
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Spent a great hour or so here learning about the history of the area. The museum is small but we'll designed. Where they have skeletons they been able to reconstruct faces. It's really intetesting to see. Very cheap entry €5 for adults and €2 for...More

Thank CookCorn
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

after a lotto of publicity we went to see Huis van Hilde . The place looks professional and is setup roomy. But they mist the opportunity to make a inspiring exhibition. The tags are unreadable , the audio soloed and boomy the narration not to...More

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