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The Tsar Peter House

Krimp 23, Zaandam, The Netherlands
+31 75 681 0000
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Don't know who the woman is but....

OK it sounds a bit boring.. but it is actually well worth the effort of finding and visiting. This... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mr B
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Nice and short stop

I enjoyed this little stop. Easy to get to via bus 391 on the way back from the windmills. Takes 30... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Gilbert, Arizona
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Krimp 23, Zaandam, The Netherlands
+31 75 681 0000

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Reviewed 2 days ago

OK it sounds a bit boring.. but it is actually well worth the effort of finding and visiting. This is the actual house (+ required restoration and stabilisation of course) complete with genuine 19thC graffiti (+ more modern scratchings) It is encased in a modern...More

Thank Mr B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this little stop. Easy to get to via bus 391 on the way back from the windmills. Takes 30 minutes, but information nicely laid out. Good stop!

Thank cdandoy
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We were the only visitors and of course the lady was friendly, but it was 3 euros payed for nothing!

Thank Alina S
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Zaandam. The place where the famous Russian Czaz Great Peter studied ship building craft. Very close to Amsterdam. The house where he lived in the beginning of his being in Holland. How much it meant for Russians? How they have managed to save it since...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

This house is very small but well worth taking a half hour of your time to visit and investigate. I would suggest reading up on it a little before your visit so you can get a clear idea of what life was like during that...More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We saw this on an introductory walk around the area after we just landed but it was too late then to go in so we went back another day. It was well signposted so easy to find and the lady at the front desk who...More

Thank Mart_bmes
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of the oldest wooden houses in the Netherlands and it really brings you back to the times of hardship in those days. I'd really recommend popping in when you're around.

Thank Leo V
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I was not at all planning to visit The Tsar Peter House but it was there pretty close from where I was so decided to make a small stop. There are some nice stories to read displayed in three languages (Nl / En / Ru)...More

Thank usakosan
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The oldest wooden house in the Netherlands is housed inside a brick structure to protect it from the elements and to preserve it for its historical significants. The cost is 3€ to see thus small, but very detailed shed that Tsar Peter stayed in around...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The guide was enthusiastic and helpful - it was clear that this was a labour of love as he explained the history of the house and all those who had visited. Kids loved being able to walk around the house and it really brought the...More

Thank mansfial
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