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Amsterdam Pipe Museum

Prinsengracht 488, 1017 KH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 421 1779
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Prinsengracht 488, 1017 KH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 421 1779
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fascinating museum with a huge collection of pipes. The people who work here are very friendly and have a huge knowledge on pipes, they helped me with an ancestor who produced them in the 1600s and gave me a lot of information to work with!...More

Thank Willem V
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this museum after reading about it in a list of not mainstream attractions in Amsterdam, and we're not disapointed. Very reasonable admission price, with a guided tour. There are only three rooms, but they are packed with pipes, dating back to when people...More

Thank JackRyanJrr
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited here on our last day as something to do to kill time. Walked in and smiled at the man behind the desk whilst my friend said hello to him, and spent a few minutes looking at the collection until the man aggressively shouted at...More

Thank eleanoredixon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You don't have to be a pipe smoker to get fascinated by this amazing little museum since it also gives a broad picture of the cultural context and development of the last couple of centuries. It is absolutely remarkable that one single person during his...More

Thank walterloewe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here early in the morning and unfortunately the museum wasn't open for another two hours, however the small store was open. Nevertheless, I'm writing this review because I have to mention how knowledgeable and friendly the man in the shop was. He patiently...More

Thank littlejet
Benedict G, Guest Relations Manager at Amsterdam Pipe Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your remarks on our shop, that supports the maintenance of the museum; so it is part of the museum organization. Since we specialize on pipes, we can offer a great choise of tobacco pipes of at least 3.000 shapes and brands. We'd...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

If this interests you, it is worth the visit. It is a very small museum – about 4 rooms. I found it very interesting to see all the different pipes from different cultures and history. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and informative. Be warned –...More

Thank sandersdg
Benedict G, Guest Relations Manager at Amsterdam Pipe Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

You are quite right, our museum isn't big but even on 80m2 we can display 2.500 tobacco pipes and some opiumpipes and hookahs, covering the world story of pipe smoking. The basement is as large/small and houses the museum shop. Good that you liked it,...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Don't miss a unique museum if you are interested in art and history. This is the best pipe collection in the world. Some objects are true masterpieces. The museum guide Ben is a real gentleman and a subject matter expert. Thank you!

Thank vicfirth55
Reviewed 12 June 2017

One of the best guided tours in Amsterdam. The knowledge of the tour guide and historical significance of the beautiful items in this museum made this one of my favorite Amsterdam experiences

Thank anon m
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of the best if not the best pipe shops in the world with a fantastic collection of antique pipes on display in the museum. Also a decent selection of pipe tobacco. An absolute must visit for the pipe enthusiast, collector, or actually anyone while...More

Thank jsn603
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great tour and amazing collection! It wasn't long after I found myself purchasing a pipe due to the enticing introduction to pipe smoking.

Thank Andy H
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