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“Lot of reading” 4 of 5 stars
Review of The Resistance Museum (Amsterdams Verzetsmuseum)

The Resistance Museum (Amsterdams Verzetsmuseum)
Plantage Kerklaan 61a, 1018 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
31 20 620 25 35
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Preston, United Kingdom
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“Lot of reading”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

New exhibition about childrens transport, horrific to imagine. Was well set up with audio feeds which brought it to life.

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“Well coupled with Anne Frank House.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I really enjoyed the Resistance Museum. It was good to have an insight into the experiences of the Dutch people during the occupation and was a good place to visit after Anne Franks house as it was more general. It gives a good timeline of events and is easy to navigate.
It does however seem like it could benefit from a bit of extra funding as it is a lot of written text and not much else, so I could have read the information from home. Also some exhibits only had information in Dutch.
Still very enjoyable and worth spending a couple of hours there.

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“Brilliant after anne frank house”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Really enjoyed reading all the personal experiences of Dutch people during the war. Very interesting and shocking

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“Interesting and good value for money”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

A really nice museum, we found it very interesting and thought it was good value for money. We got a headset as part of the entry which is a nice touch and offers additional information to the displays. Only downside was the lack of baby changing facilities as we had a 7 month old baby with us but this was not unusual in Amsterdam.

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“Interesting Place”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This museum tells us what Holland had to endure during the war..One learns much as you walk through the exhibits. We were not given a listening device. I think we missed a lot by not having one. Do get one..

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