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Visiting Esscher

The museum is a beautiful modern building on the outside. I have seen to exhibitions, one about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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lovely tranquil museum

lovely museum with an extra exhibition of Escher. Very interesting. The Frisian resistance and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Fries Museum is dedicated to Friesland and the Frisian people. Its activities revolve around the eleven cities that make up the province and the surrounding countryside. These include the Frisians' love-hate relationship with water, the search...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is a beautiful modern building on the outside. I have seen to exhibitions, one about Mata Hari and the other one about Essher, Both times they managed to organise interesting exhibitions

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Reviewed 1 week ago

See the wonderful and extensive Escher exhibition which has many examples of his wide ranging talent. Very busy. Very inspiring.

Thank holidaybeetle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very expensive museum, 18 EUR. Check the temporaly exhibitions before you go there. If you are interested then it might be worth the price.

Thank Chrilanda N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely museum with an extra exhibition of Escher. Very interesting. The Frisian resistance and Frisian museum both good.

Thank aebouma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful time line exhibition of the work of the Dutch artist Escher resumed in a one and half hour visit. Nice to visit with children, the displayed workplace of the artist is interesting and impressive with its magnifying glass and tools.

Thank Marylene65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the exhibition was quite interesting and extensive. I'll probably go again to see things I may have "missed" the first time

Thank 666Sydney666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is outstanding for original, interesting and informative exhibitions. We always enjoy visiting this museum when In the Netherlands. Highly recommended.

Thank wendell01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a big modern building containing the museum space, a cinema, a large cafe, and a store. So lots of things are going on. We were not let into the museum, a big disappointment, because they had sold too many tickets.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this museum. It had a lot of great artwork and collections. We learned a lot about the history of Friesland during our tour.

Thank Betty S
Reviewed June 9, 2018

My friend and I had a really nice time walking through the exhibits at The Fries Museum. We had an hour before we could go in so we also enjoyed lunch in their cafe. The food was really good and so was the coffee! The...More

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