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Oldest House in Holland

This house is in Zaandam it is easy to find and very interesting. It does not take long to visit... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Mary L

Another great site we visited The Buildings are so beautiful and most impressive .The history here... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Gary F
Slatington, Pennsylvania, Usa
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

This house is in Zaandam it is easy to find and very interesting. It does not take long to visit and only costs 3 euro

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mary L
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Another great site we visited The Buildings are so beautiful and most impressive .The history here is outstanding so much to see and learn. Sometimes I wished I lived in this era.So hard to imagine how this Palaces and building were constructed . The cost...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gary F
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The Tsar Peter House contains a historical treasures like a death mask of Peter the Great and his portrait, a bust of Anna Pavlovna of Russia and portrait of Catherine the 1st. The house is one of the oldest wooden houses in the country and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tanya L
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This little musuem over the Tsar Peter house is very interesting, the house is indide the museum to preserve it of course as it is made of wood and very very old, the history behind it is slso interesting, worth a visit if you are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here today and stayed about an hour. Fascinating history of Tsar Peter, brought to life by the very knowledgeable and enthusiastic host.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Boring, only 1 room with a house is a whole museum, not informative inside the house, small dogs are not allowed even on hands, what should be OK for that kind of “museums” - should be for free - not for 3€

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Small museum with Czar Peter's house, small charge to enter unless you have your I love Amsterdam card. We popped up there prior to making our way back to the airport. It will only take about 30 mins, but if you are a history buff,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The Czar Peter House (Dutch: Czaar Peterhuisje) is a historical building in Zaandam, the Netherlands. It is best known as the place where Czar Peter I of Russia resided in 1697 during his Grand Embassy. The building was constructed in 1632.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Manoul
Reviewed 21 May 2018

A friend reminded me of Peter the Great's visit to Zaandam and I was delighted to learn that the house in which he lived has been preserved. My group's private tour guide added a stop to our itinerary. I'm glad he did. It's a wonderful...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

This little wooden house was where the Russian Tsar Peter The Great lived for a week in in disguised in 1697. He was wanting to learn how the Dutch build their ships in order to help modernised Russian industry. He got a job at the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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