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“cat lover”(56 reviews)
“cat art”(34 reviews)
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A museum for cat lovers that features a collection of objects d'art wholly centered around the theme of our feline friends.
Herengracht 497, 1017 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
+31 20 626 9040
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The ticket was a little much for what this is (in my opinion) but I really enjoyed it. It's a floor of a canal house completely full of cat art. The back yard has more art, and I got a visit from one of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife loves cats so we gave it a try. Mostly advertising posters. Only one cat in lobby, purr. Garden not open.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place by accident, but it was all I ever wanted in a museum. I love cats and I would recommend you go here if you have the obsession for cats that I do. If you’re not a cat-lover this place may turn you......More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small novelty museum, but for what it is they do it well. My toddler especially liked the real cats.

Thank Miriam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I visited the KattenKabinet, and, as cat lovers, it was quite a charming museum for us. The house was old-fashioned, artistic, and very pleasant to go through. A quaint garden in the back was available for visitors to walk through as well....More

1  Thank samenagle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on the side of the Herengracht. This quirky little museum is must for all feline lovers. Gift shop has plenty of souvenirs and is highly recommended.

1  Thank r0bb0b92
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Like most people reviewing here, we love cats. This is not really a museum, more 'someones lifetime collection of cat themed art.' Not sure if other parts are sometimes open, but all we got was one floor of a house, definitely not worth the price....More

Thank spf69
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

As a art&cat lover this was a nice place to visit. There's a lot of vintage-styled posters f. ex. old advertisement posters with cats. There's also things to see in the garden. There were two cats, one of them came to welcome me at the...More

Thank Nellidelli
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A quirky small museum inside a neat old house, it is dedicated to art featuring cats. It includes more than just paintings, incorporating memorabilia like a costume from the musical "Cats". My kids loved it and it was a great quick and unusual stop in...More

Thank Camatisse
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I LOVE cats and I'm speedily on my way to becoming a crazy cat lady like the one who owns this "museum." I use the term loosely because this is basically a weird old lady's stinky house that's filled with cat paraphernalia and a few...More

1  Thank moviegal226
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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It was 7 euros in April