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Museum Vrolik

Opens in 16 min: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Fascinating collection!

I throroughly enjoyed making my way out to the university in Amsterdam to visit this unique museum... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica H
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Visited here after my wife found out about it online, and have to admit it was well worth the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James K
Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I throroughly enjoyed making my way out to the university in Amsterdam to visit this unique museum. It’s definitely not for the squeamish, but it is so intriguing to see the human body in ways one could never imagine. It cost €3 to enter and...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here after my wife found out about it online, and have to admit it was well worth the effort hundreds of jars with different thins to look at very interesting indeed. Only costs €3 to get in and only €5.70 on the metro return...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The museum is located in a medical university campus. Staff very friendly and helpful. The place has some canteens and coffees shops. The food is simple but cheap and handy. The displayed items in the museum are so well conserved. Definitely unusual things to see...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Whether you're looking for something unusual or seeking to research this collection is diverse and well curated, covering animal and human specimens. A very atmospheric collection including cycloptic babies, a narwhal horn, preserved tattoos and siamese twins. This collection is incredibly old and the largest...More

1  Thank Amy K
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I love anatomy museums and I have seen many around the Europe. This is the best! Vrolik has most to see even if it's just one room. At the university campus, look website for directions. Easy to get by train, and what's best, this is...More

4  Thank NooraL110
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I don't know of any other museum that offers this experience. Fascinating to say the least, located in side a hospital/medical school, offering free admission. Seeing these preserved anomalies left me awe, unlike anything else I have seen. Short train ride from Amsterdam. Round Trip...More

Thank Marshall P
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Not for the faint of heart but a wonderful classic collection of anatomical prepared human and animal bodies, skeletons, intestines and much more.

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Has interesting deformations of the human body Only needs around 30mins-1h visit as the museum is quite small

Thank Deeps K
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This museum inside the hospital was incredible. Nothing can prepare you for what you will see but it is amazing what happens to the body when it is preserved in such a way. Some of the babies that had passed looked like only as what...More

1  Thank scousegremlin
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is quite a way out of the centre but easy to get to from the metro. It's only a short walk to the Amsterdam medical centre where the museum is. It's knly small but packed with medical specimens that are weird , wonderful...More

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Ieuan J
4 September 2018|
Response from Julie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can get the M54 metro or the Sprinter from centraal station until Station Holendrecht.
12 July 2018|
Response from SWL137 |
Hi, I work at the museum and we are opened on Mondays to Fridays from 11 AM to 5 PM. Hope to see you in the museum!
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10 February 2017|
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Response from Buck2205 | Reviewed this property |
It does if you can find where to pay it. We couldn't!