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“Wonderful historic building” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House)

Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House)
Jodenbreestraat 4-6, 1011 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
+31 20 520 0400
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Private Tour: Amsterdam Rembrandt Art Walking...
Ranked #20 of 272 Attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Historic Sites, Art Museums, Museums, Sights & Landmarks
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Owner description: Rembrandt lived and worked from 1639 to 1658 in this 17th-century house, which today is a museum that pays tribute to the artist's life and career.
Groningen, The Netherlands
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“Wonderful historic building”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

When I was there first I was impressed by the friendliness of the people working there. The smallness and cuteness of it all and the fact it was as if you entered Holland's golden age and saw how Rembrandt lived and worked. Artist in residence showed you how he worked and there were so many painting to be seen. the shop is very nice as well and people honestly told visitors who arrived pretty late in the afternoon, that they could pay and visit, but it would be too much for the time they had, so advised them to come back the next day, instead of cashing in. Remarkable!

Visited July 2013
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“Small cozy museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

The Rembrandthuis is the house that Rembrandt lived in, in Amsterdam. The tour will not take much time and you get a free audio tour. His artwork is also displayed within the house.

Visited July 2013
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Rockaway Park, New York
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“A true Master”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I am so glad that I went.
Very educational and did not realize how talented he was.
His other works are stored at the Richkmuseum and other parts of the world.

Visited January 2014
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“Another house”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

This was just the place that Rembrandt live in. Not displays of his artwork. The entrance ticket was part of the City pass for 24 hours, which is a good deal. Maybe the 48 hour package is better though, so you can cover more at a leisurely pace.

Visited June 2013
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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“FANRembrandtTASTIC!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Sorry to not have posted this sooner. We visited just before Christmas and had a fantastic time, not only because of the special nature of this building - the place where Rembrandt painted his famous Night Watch, but because of the staff there who were running free workshops.
Many thanks to Eric who explained with great patience the processes of etching and engraving and then demonstrating printing using a 16th Century reproduction press. I was so thrilled and brought home a wonderful print souvenir of my day there. Also had the chance of making my own engraving (on plastic) and printed off some copies.
Don't believe what the tourist information office tell you!!!! We asked and they told us No there aren't any workshops!!!
Art lovers you must go and try this yourself!!
Not sure how long the workshops are running, so please check first.

Visited December 2013
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