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Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution

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Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 60, 1012 DP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 846 7020
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Description: Step into an intriguing world that remains hidden to many and discover the...
Step into an intriguing world that remains hidden to many and discover the secrets of the Amsterdam Red Light District in in the world's only Museum of Prostitution. Take a look behind the scenes of the oldest profession in the world and experience what it feels like to take a seat behind one of the famous windows. Visit Red Light Secrets and experience how surprising and exciting a museum can be!
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Quirky insight, great fun.

Fascinating insight with no titivation, lots of straightforward facts creatively presented. Best fun was sitting in the window to 'give it a try' (hints provided).

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
sefaela
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Bucharest, Romania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Learn about the Secrets of the Red Light District from the dangers to why they do it and what they really earn. Walk away with a different view and understanding and leave a secret of your own behind.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Fascinating insight with no titivation, lots of straightforward facts creatively presented. Best fun was sitting in the window to 'give it a try' (hints provided).

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25 reviews 25 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

High recommend !! I think if you want to truly understand what is going on in the red light district you should come here. This place will explain from start to finish what happens in the district how things are done and how much everything cost.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

For people interested in general men of course a woman can not comment on something positive about this place, girls are super beautiful no matter how it looks, we all have different tastes all know smile and welcome you with open arms, I went to Larissa a girl on the canal, in front of the museum of prostitution she is... More 

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Mylene L, Manager at Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Red Light Secrets is a museum about prostitution. The museum gives an unbiassed view on this interesting but difficult subject. Although we know Larissa, as she works on the canal near the museum, I want to emphasize that she has no relation whatsoever with the museum. There are a lot of funny and interactive installations in the museum,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed my tour around Red Light Secrets. Opened my eyes to the ins and outs of the prostitution industry. Defo worth a visit.

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Mylene L, Manager at Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Red Light Secrets is a museum about prostitution. The museum gives an unbiassed view on this interesting but difficult subject. Although we know Larissa, as she works on the canal near the museum, I want to emphasize that she has no relation whatsoever with the museum. There are a lot of funny and interactive installations in the museum,... More 

East Amherst, NY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

My daughter and I went to this museum and learned quite a bit. I liked the fact that there were small plaques on the walls that gave out information. I like the fact that prostitution is legalized making it safer for those who want to work in this industry. I feel that prostitution should be made legal across the world... More 

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Wymondham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I would definitely recommend visiting this museum before judging the red light district. It make you see the profession in a different light, would record visiting in the evening when the red light duster is in full swing. You can even experience what it's like to be in a window. Highly recommended.

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Milan, Italy
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This is a place worth your time and money. Located inside the Red LIght District, it is not much a museum, but a place where you can get to know more about how the district and the prostitutes work there. It is more informative and educational than anything. The ticket costs 10 euros, but you may be able to pay... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Very good information about the this business in holland definitely worth the visit you cant miss that

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is a small museum which is laid out like one of the brothels and allows you to walk through the rooms with various exhibits and information about prostitution in Amsterdam. Parts of it are quite moving when it talks about people trafficking and the stories of some of the girls. It doesn't take long to walk around, even reading... More 

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