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It all starts with light

Excellent museum, a little interactive. Staff is NOT helpful or friendly and there are no audios so... read more

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mar m
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Well worth a couple of hours with lots of interesting exhibits and a real insight into the close... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AllyB46
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent museum, a little interactive. Staff is NOT helpful or friendly and there are no audios so you must be of reading age (english or dutch) difficult for the very young. Teens enjoyed it well. Not too big. Some complained about the price. It's regular...More

Thank mar m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to know the history/growth of Royal Philips. It has a entry fee but Its free for Philips employee.

Thank MilindTendulkar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a couple of hours with lots of interesting exhibits and a real insight into the close link between the company and the city. some very enjoyable interactive features.

Thank AllyB46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came there with a 3yo and was no impressed. They showed nice things - like one of the oldest light bulbs. They also have a nice VR area with new stuff. Definitely not worth your 9 euro.

Thank Ori B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Philips museum is located at the Admirant shopping centre, a five minute walk from Eindhoven railway station and the entrance fee is 9 Euros per adult. This museum is about the company of "Philips" and covers its history, products and innovations. The museum's exhibits...More

Thank zubenel57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location to take business relations. Dutch innovation and pride bundles in this museum. If you take a tour with an old Philips employee you get small stories that makes it all even more interesting. Nice visit for more or less 2 hours in the...More

Thank Gregor-NL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the museum and luckily my tour guide was a very experienced, knowledgeable and former Philips employee when Philips started in Eindhoven. He worked with the Philips brothers and shared with us, with a contagious enthusiasm, all processes and evolution since that time to...More

Thank Lisabel71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very peculiar that Philips, one of the biggest companies in the world, which uses this exhibition as its own PR, doesn't have the decency to let people in for free. Not sure why I should pay someone for their own PR. I think...More

1  Thank janab007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We felt we had to visit here as we were staying in Eindhoven however I was pleasantly surprised. Museum was lovely and cool compared to the heat outside so made wandering around nice. Lots of interesting things to see and a good insight into the...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

As my flight got cancelled I took the opportunity to explore the Phillips museum. Glad I did. One of the better museums i have been to. Staff held a talk about the creation of the Phillips lightbulb. Amazing stuff. Questions also led to a more...More

1  Thank HarryHarry123
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beccarode
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Yep They accept the dutch Museum Kaart Dont try to buy it with them, should be arranged before going to a museum
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1 May 2017|
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From their website: Entry prices Children up to 6 years: free of charge Children 6-18 years € 4,50 Adults: € 9,00 Familiy ticket € 28,00 (2 adults, 2 children, 1x Mission Eureka) Tours: € 50.00 excl. entry ticket (max... More
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