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muZIEum

Ziekerstraat 6B, 6511 LH Nijmegen, The Netherlands
+31 24 322 1681
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Step in the Dark..!

The road to understanding begins with a step in the dark.. How true this was last week when we... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
CorneliafromCanada
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La Salette, Canada
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We visited the muZIEum with our two teenage daughters today. All of us loved the experience which... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
Anco M
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What is it like to be blind or partially sighted? You can read about it or someone can tell you about it from their own experience, but during a visit to muZIEum (muSEEum) you will experience it yourself. Enter a world in which your other senses - hearing, smell, touch and taste - suddenly play a far more important role than you are used to.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“my eyes” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ziekerstraat 6B, 6511 LH Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

The road to understanding begins with a step in the dark.. How true this was last week when we visited the Mu-zie-um in Nijmegen with my husband, son and daughter and 3 of my sisters. It was a fascinating experience and a real eye-opener. During...More

1  Thank CorneliafromCanada
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited the muZIEum with our two teenage daughters today. All of us loved the experience which was totally unique and surprising. We had booked an English language tour a day ahead and everything was nicely arranged. The staff was helpful, the little activities and...More

Thank Anco M
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Emerged into total darkness, led around by a blind guide, we experienced scenes from the perspective of those who cannot see. It was an eye opening experience for all of us, but we had fun too! Highest rating I can give.

Thank Edwin d
Reviewed August 15, 2016

A 'day in the life' of a blind person. A set of everyday locations so completely closed off from the light that you have to move through them without the use of your eyes.

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Friendly [blind] people will give you an experience of a lifetime: you will be kindly taken into their world of those who cannot see.

Thank Yvonne N
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Walking through the absolute dark, you really experience the difficulties of having to trust your other senses. Even in the dark you are looking to see something, feeling awkward what to do with your eyes otherwise! Tours in English no problem!

1  Thank travel_Mats
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

How does it feel to be blind? Over here you can experience it. You will walk in a dark room. Youre guide will be a blinded person. The only one who knows the area. Trust him an you will experience a great travel

Thank Frenkypengel
Reviewed March 1, 2016

This museum has some great exhibitions and is definitely worth checking out. However very very few of the descriptions are written in English.

1  Thank Anushka M
Reviewed February 26, 2016

This is a very special (never before) experience. It is so strange, and at the same time educational, inspirational and exceptional.

2  Thank tilkster
Reviewed January 31, 2016

Great tour to experience what it is like to live without having any sight. With a stick and two very helpfull guides, we got to experience ourselves what it was like to be blind. It was something i cannot even describe, you have to experience...More

2  Thank jacobien363
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Nicola H
December 17, 2015|
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Response from muZIEumNijmegen | Property representative |
Good morning, Thanks for your request! The tour takes about 60 minutes and it takes place in the dark. So we don't tink it's suitable for a baby or little child to be in the dark for a longer period of time. Best wishes... More
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