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Scheepvaarthuis

Prins Hendrikkade 108-114, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
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Ranked #93 of 298 attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
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Lymm
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This is quite a large museum with plenty for young and old. The replica galleon is very impressive and good fun for everyone. It also has a number of themed rooms. When we visited there was a great exhibition about Dutch involvement with the slave trade. Great use of audio visual tools and characterisation of the events.

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Amsterdam
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

dutch art deco monument and excellent hotel, world heritage. Very worthwhile to have high tea here as well, have a good look at the interior.

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Go for the guided tour. It's the only advice I can give you. Even with 100 eyes, you're about to miss half of what's to see in the Shipping House (Scheepvaarthuis). They don't build these luxurious palaces anymore, not even in Dubai. The building is an architectural masterpiece of the Amsterdam School and was designed by the architects J.M. Van... More

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