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It's not big, and it's not for everyone, but if you know of Boomsma and their products, do drop in.

The good: They know their products, it's very old-fashioned, and you have the option of tasting... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
sgkiser
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Don't let the word "Museum" put you off. This is a small place with a lot of history and an... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
LadyTravelAfar
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  • Average11%
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10 Oct 2017
“It's not big, and it's not for everyone, but if you know of Boomsma and their products, do drop in.”
2 Jul 2018
“Small museum, but nice”
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Bagijnestraat 42A, 8911 DR Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Nice small museum on Boomsma distillery. Do a tasting. If you go to "het andere museum" first, you get tickets for free visit and tasting.

Thank Chrilanda N
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The good: They know their products, it's very old-fashioned, and you have the option of tasting their products after a short video of their history. Our host was a very polite gentleman who switched to English and was clearly proud of the company and their...More

Thank sgkiser
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Cute little building that explains a bit of the process of the Boomsma portfolio of drinks. Our guide was very attentive and entertaining and put up with my distorted face for the more prime products in their protfolio (Jenever and Beerenburger - I don't really...More

Thank laurashoffnung
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Don't let the word "Museum" put you off. This is a small place with a lot of history and an interesting story. The staff were fantastic and we had a great time chatting after trying out the product. The video is well done and the...More

1  Thank LadyTravelAfar
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Boomsma Museum is a small and interesting place. The staff is very friendly, you get to view a short 10 minute video about the history Boomsma Beerenburger. Once done you have 2 options: 1.5 euro (2 product tasting) or 4.5 euro (additional tasting and a...More

Thank Freddy_on_trips
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Interesting to find out the story, nice video and tasty borrel. Very wel priced. Quality product. Very very friendly service.

Thank vaneechoutte
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This distillery is now in it's 5th generation of the Boomsa family and they have some interesting artifacts and accompanying story (via video) to explain their historical use as well as that of the Beerburger drink. Afterwards we sampled the beergburger and some genevers (at...More

Thank KLsWanderlust
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is a lovely little museum. Well worth a visit when you are in Leeuwarden. There's an informative video and the staff is very friendly and helpful. It also gives you the opportunity to try some authentic Frisian drinks!

Thank Rene E
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This museum was unexpected, yet quite fun! Our guide was most knowledgable and we learned the history of berenberger. Once the tour was over, we were able to taste two different products! Yummy:) we ended up purchasing some small bottles for gifts

Thank gbeintema
Reviewed 26 August 2014

With the help of a movie (also available in English, let them know in front so they can prepare for it) in combination with a small museum and a tasting afterwards accompanied by a friendly staff member (cost a small fee but you'll get three...More

Thank Charles H
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