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Old nice candy shop

We visited this place at March 2018. This shop is situated at old city of Utrecht and ha s 2... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Reza T
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Tiny shop filled with candy and antique grocery items

This tiny shop is so well-hidden you will be challenged to find it, but glad you did! The shop is... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Michelle C
United States
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this place at March 2018. This shop is situated at old city of Utrecht and ha s 2 floors. At the ground floor they sell handy made candies and at the upper floor some tools from 17 centuries are collected to visit. It...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Reza T
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This tiny shop is so well-hidden you will be challenged to find it, but glad you did! The shop is very small but filled to the brim with delicious varieties of traditional Dutch candies that are mostly sold in bulk, so you can buy a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My grandmother used to take me here whenever she got the chance. The staff is amazing and you step back in to time. They have all shorts of candy from back in the day and the whole store is still in grate state. Worth to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Seline v
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The "Kruideniers Museum" shows a grocery store and grocery equipment on two floors from a time long gone. It is located in a hidden corner in Utrecht center. Entrance is free, but a voluntary contribution is appreciated. It is also possible to buy local products...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This place is a little hard to find, but well worth the search if you're looking for some great Dutch licorice and sweets.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ryang993
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A lovely super small museum to rekindle the love for old (Dutch) sweets! A great way of showing the old candy's and buy some.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Jutta U
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This tiny museum is a hidden gem and best for a short stop while exploring the centre of the city. Upstairs one can have a look at old products and packages such as sausages in cans, old cigar boxes, washing powder, salt cones, old ads...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank D. A
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is a small museum of an old shop, that is also selling 'old fashioned' candy. Nice for a short visit if you are in Utrecht. Interesting for kids to experience what shops looked like before they were born.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Judith v
Reviewed 4 September 2015

A cute, small museum showing live in Utrecht a long time ago. It can get a bit suffocation when it's crowded, but otherwise it's a nice place to have a peek.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 725mariannec
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Two lovely ladies run this tiny shop and museum. You can buy traditional sweets and teas. I managed to get some liquorice sweets which I haven't had in years. They told me their all time favourite was English liquorice allsorts. And they put them in...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Moira54
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1 April 2015|
Response from Florin64 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday till Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm. See museum Boerhave website, practical information in English.