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muZIEum

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Amazing vision awareness experience with my family today at Muzieum in Nijmegan in the Netherlands... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
810Kate
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Newcastle
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In the dark, a great experience

An amazing experience to wander around in a dark world for half an hour or so. Supervised by an... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Onno62
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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What is it like to be blind or partially sighted? You can read about it or someone can tell you about it from their own experience, but during a visit to muZIEum (muSEEum) you will experience it yourself. Enter a world in which your other senses...more
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Ziekerstraat 6B, 6511 NH Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

It surely will be an very interesting experience, pretending you are blind or sight-disabled, but the museum is not accessible for physically disabled persons (wheelchairs of walkers/rollators); there is a lift to the reception on the 1st floor, but to enter the museum you need...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing vision awareness experience with my family today at Muzieum in Nijmegan in the Netherlands. Muzieum is a centre for vision impairment run by people with sight difficulties. They do lot of vision awareness work for schools and you can book a tour privately too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 810Kate
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience to wander around in a dark world for half an hour or so. Supervised by an experienced blind guide, who was happily sharing her personal experiences of her tactile-auditory life with us. There are two "worlds", I once did the local one,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Onno62
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We would really recommend this museum. Really fantastic experience. Experience little sight in a safe/enjoyable way. Kids (13,11,8) were apprehensive but really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

WE visited about 3 weeks ago. Important museum with an important message. The guide and people working there are lovely.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank nadiyasayenko
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I wanted to name this an "eye opener", but I see half of the reviews already do it. If you are in Nijmegen, definitely don't miss muZIEum. It's a museum about blind people's life in which you get to actually experience what blind people go...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Visited on a recommendation of my Dutch friend who helped set up a time and date for a tour while we were visiting her (me and my fiance that is!) Would recommend to anyone in a heart beat - a fantastic experience really makes you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank schanderson
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The muZIEum isn't a museum in the traditional sense of the word. You don't turn up and browse items of interest (except some of the items in the waiting room). Instead, you have to book a 'tour' ahead of time. If you're not a native...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank englishdutchman
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This was a very interesting experience, going around several rooms in complete darkness, trying to navigate and discover the world around you. I really enjoyed myself - the guide was very friendly and talkative, and made the experience very interactive and interesting. We booked the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 14 December 2017

A genuinely fascinating and unique experience, different to any other exhibition I've visited. The staff are very friendly and down-to-earth. Would recommend this to anyone and everyone.

Date of experience: April 2017
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NicolaH335
18 December 2015|
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Response from muZIEumNijmegen | Property representative |
Good morning, Thanks for your request! The tour takes about 60 minutes and it takes place in the dark. So we don't tink it's suitable for a baby or little child to be in the dark for a longer period of time. Best wishes... More
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