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NEMO Science Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Expand your world at NEMO Science Museum. In the largest science museum of the Netherlands you will find proof that science and technology can be captivating for all ages. The remarkable building on top of the IJ-tunnel offers five floors of...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Oosterdok 2, 1011 VX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed today via mobile

From kindergarten to teenage age there is number attraction on each floor. It is pretty different to number of boring museums. This one puts the priority of interaction re experiments 🧪, different machines, try outs and shows on top level. You can spend whole day...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The science if that’s your thing is a must see. I had fun. I actually felt like a kid again. Mostly everything is playful & not fragile. In the rooftop they have a juice bar & healthy food to eat! U can eat inside looking...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

This museum was very interesting. Lots to see. The building itself is also cool. It is said that it is shaped to look like a mirror of the tunnel that is underneath it. People can go on the roof and get some sun in the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great for all ages. Lots of lockers for possessions whole spending time in the museum. Recommend starting from the top floor downwards. The rooftop has a great view of the city and is a good spot for a bite.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Cezzychips
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A family at the age of 9-70 (10, 13, 37, 40 and , 70) spent 5 1/2 h at Nemo. The 20 years old was the one who apprichiated it the most. It was a bit crouded and sometimes hard to get access to the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lina M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interactive museum, even for adults to have fun and learn at the same time. The activités are geared toward kids but adults can enjoy them as well. The restaurant at the top has a great view and good food. It’s terrace is lovely during...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank antoine_from_nowhere
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting, worth visit for the whole day with kids. Don't come near at weekends and holidays, still interesting for kids, disaster for parents.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 916nataliyan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As many do, I write more when disappointed. This place could only please! We were one of the first to arrive and last to leave. Our eight year old granddaughter had the best day of the holiday. It is a fabulous place and has enough...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LP111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place, great view and plenty of things for kids to explore and test. You can as well see the collection of boats ext to it and see the Marine museum

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank lubomirc2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite pricey to get in but lots to do so you’re well occupied. Probably more for younger children than teenagers but a good option on a rainy day. Definitely check out the roof terrace cafe for amazing views over the city. Good food too for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Navigator28376349673
April 8, 2019|
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Response from MelvdW | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think it would be encouraged. There tends to be kids and others exploring the roof top as a feature. Perhaps give them a call.
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Belledette
March 30, 2019|
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Response from NEMOScienceMuseum | Property representative |
Hi! My apologies for the late reaction. You can indeed re-enter the museum with your ticket. Make sure not to throw your ticket away or keep it on your phone! We're looking forward to seeing you at NEMO! Kind regards... More
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suneehorsman
July 30, 2018|
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Response from RICHAS_001 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as v used public transport and then walked
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