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3D Print Canal House

Opens in 7 min: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Great place for a school trip with tech-minded students.

Great and engaging short tour and eager to answer questions, though most of them seamed to be... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Rasmus B
Futuristic idea in printing and architecture, must see

This is unique in terms of architectural experiment as well as 3D printing. The research here is... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2015
Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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25 Sep 2017
“Great place for a school trip with tech-minded students.”
7 Mar 2016
“Sadly you can't just turn up now”
Worlds' first 3D Printed Canal House, linking science, design, construction and community, at an open expo and building site in Amsterdam.
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Asterweg 49, 1031 HM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oud Noord
+31 20 229 1786
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Great and engaging short tour and eager to answer questions, though most of them seamed to be answered by the tour. Exciting reseach going on here in the field of 3D printing.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Rasmus B
Reviewed 7 March 2016

When I found out about this place I was desperate to visit. All materials online pointed towards it being a simple case of turning up. Its not like that anymore, you need to book a full tour (up to a week in advance) or turn...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank Adam T
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Don't get your hopes up - the full scale 3D printed house isn't built yet. You can see the scale models, the plans and chunks of 3D printed building blocks - less than I expected, but on the other hand the possibilities are really excitng....More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank FionaL_11
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Interesting use of 3D printing technology for housing. Smaller than what we expected. Unrelated, but across the street is a school built using prefab containers.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank pctl
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is unique in terms of architectural experiment as well as 3D printing. The research here is path breaking, into various aspects such as printing materials for outdoor, construction techniques for printed material etc. The place exhibits, as it researches. Very few research facilities show...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

I can't say enough positive about this construction site just across the ferry behind Centraal Station. A crew of international architects and students is constructing an entire Amsterdam-style canal house with a giant 3D printer. So far they have printed out one room of the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank LWL3333
Reviewed 15 September 2014

This attraction is difficult to describe. They have a large 3D printer set up outdoors and little by little they are printing an entire Amsterdam-style canal house from extruded liquid plastic including the furniture and housewares, in addition to the actual structure itself. So far...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank LWL3333
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