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Museum Twentse Welle

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Now called Museumfabriek!

Though they have some interesting permanent collections as well as temporary exhibitions, the whole... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Amstelveen, The Netherlands
a good place to spend about two hours

Its a museum which is not too large so you could finish viewing the whole of it in about two hours... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Kuraisha W
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Het Rozendaal 11, 7523 XG Enschede, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

If you go, be open minded and expect a museum with mixed feelings. We did expect a museum with proper information and guide, we found a museum representing a private collection and some war information and stories. The collection of animals and skeletons were ok,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lion1947
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Though they have some interesting permanent collections as well as temporary exhibitions, the whole lot is thrown together somewhat haphazardly. The area where kids can make their own creations (some for free, some at small cost for materials) is very nice though. Our 4 year...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TinekevB
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Museum TwentseWelle was built in the Roombeek district, in the remains of the Rozendaal complex, a former textile factory. TwentseWelle is a real family museum. By playing, learning, thinking, experimenting and dreaming, you discover the future. In a permanent exhibition in a huge hall, the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank R1595PCjohnt
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Settled coose to the area of the fireworks catastrophe in the heart of Enschede, about 10 walking minutes from the city centre, the Twentse Welle offers different exposition, of which ine is permanent and focused on the history of the area and the other one...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Z6738XZmanueld
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Its a museum which is not too large so you could finish viewing the whole of it in about two hours. Loved all the details about different varities of birds & their nests etc.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kuraisha W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Even at the tourist info near the central station, where I asked for the right way, they didn't warn me that this museum was closed !! So I was in Enschede for nothing...

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Though it took time to understand the explanations that are given by screens it is all well documented, great experience for adults and children. Worth to spend several hours.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Bob V
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This museum gives a comprehensive review of the history of Twente (a region in East-Netherlands) from the geological times to the very recent events. It is presented with a good taste and the balance of topics and times. The permanent exhibition is well-sized, you can...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Zoltán V
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Very nice to see the history of Twente. The way how the things are disposal is impressionnant. I have been the twice already.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Rubia K
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

A visit is a must !! It tells you the story of a giant and prosperous industry which began with the flax plantation. It also has a exhibition of ice age and other natural artifacts.

Date of experience: May 2016
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