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Good day out

Went here not knowing what to expect and was pleasantly surprised. Entrance isn't cheap, but is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
witneytraveller
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Witney, United Kingdom
Really nice sand sculptures

I went here in 2014, when the theme was the Dutch Golden Age. In addition there were sculptures on... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2015
RHAHJ
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taken to this exhibition by Dutch friends and had no idea where we were going or what we were going to see. We just could not believe the amazing sculptures all depicting either scenes from Old Dutch Masters paintings or over life size...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here not knowing what to expect and was pleasantly surprised. Entrance isn't cheap, but is good value for money. There's a nice area outside with restaurants and shops (this area is free).

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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Apologies vor de Engles. A great 90 minutes looking at the great masters pictures - life size sculptured in sand ( yes my size). Well worth the visit. Different every year. Think of the greatest painters and their most famous paintings. The night watchmen in...More

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A fantastic park full of sculptures, some of wood and the most made from sand. A treated sand but still …from sand. Every year there is a theme for the sand sculptures. This year’s one is Dutch Masters. Just amazing! But its not only the...More

Thank petros_monogios
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

A great day out yesterday. The sand sculptures were masterfully done and artfully presented both indoors and out. It was a pity that the names and faces of the sculptors themselves were not given alongside their presentations. They were however given in general in the...More

Thank Antoinette S
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Amazing to see these sandstone sculptures. Real artists and very realistic. Also the wood carvings are magnificent.

Thank Rambini
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time I've and both times has been amazing planning to go next year again. It is wonderful the different themes and what is done. Worth a visit

Thank DutchTravelar
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I have gone yearly now for about 5 years. What a treasure! It is truly never a let down. Such beautiful sculptures that one is amazed by every time. In addition they have done some renovations to the the place and it...More

Thank Kleine V
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I went here in 2014, when the theme was the Dutch Golden Age. In addition there were sculptures on the theme of childrens' songs. The sculptures were really nice. One of the artists explained things about the sculpting process and the sand used. Definitely worth...More

Thank RHAHJ
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

We go here every year to enjoy the sand sculptures. Both the inside and outside displays are gorgeous. The craftmanship needed to make these sculptures is incredible. Going back next year for sure.

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