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Museum Het Schip

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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This was one of the last things we did in Amsterdam and I’m really glad we did! It was fascinating learning the history of this once segregated neighborhood and the history of home living in Amsterdam. If you appreciate architecture and political history you will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dustymoose89
Reviewed 18 October 2018

One of the newer museums in Amsterdam is this previous social apartment complex. On a walking distance from the Westerpark, located in a quiet traditional neighborhood. This is all about the famous Amsterdam School of Architecture, and if this has your interest, than this is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FransKemper
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this little gem of a neighborhood museum that provides a history and overview of the Amsterdam School of architecture, art and culture. My husband and I are fans of Frank Lloyd Wright, the famous American architect who practiced at the same time....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

A lot to see and learn with the insightful and immersive guided tours this museum provides. My guide was super nice and not only walked me around one of the most beautiful buildings from the period but also presented in quite detailed and entertaining way...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank b0ik0t
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t forget to visit Museum Het Schip (“The Ship”), a beautiful hidden jewel behind the Westerpark. The museum is established inside an appartment complex build between 1919-1921 in the Amsterdam School style, a style inspired by the Art Deco and Jugendstil and a reaction against...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

After the queues for everything from getting in, to going to the toilet at the Reiksmuseum this museum was pure joy. We had an exclusive tour with an extremely knowledgeable and friendly guide of this building and the social history of Amsterdam. It helps if...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kay J
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Take a tram 10 out towards the west of Amsterdam, walk through Westerpark and you'll arrive at Het Schip, a fascinating area with examples of the Amsterdam School of architecture and a museum. You do not need to be an academic to enjoy the history...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 4 January 2018

If you want to learn more Aboutaleb architecture and especialy Amsterdamse School you must visitbthis museum,,

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jean1jean
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Amsterdam school of architecture is not particularly exciting or cutting edge to start with. Plus, as depicted in the museum, it was quite controversial. Further, the exhibits and the tour are pretty humdrum. I have seen some wonderful architecture museums around the world and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The innovations of the Amsterdam School of Architecture are interesting and unique. I think only architecture nerds will appreciate the tour. The tour was interesting but I think it could be more in-depth and show more examples of this style.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank peter s
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