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Unique Amsterdam experience!

Kromhout is a true hidden gem. The volunteers are as passionate about the engines as they are about... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2018
cfjeffrey1
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New York City, New York
Hidden gem!

We found this place in our guide book whilst checking out the windmill at t'ij brewery. What a... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2016
aisgsion
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Feb 12, 2018
“Unique Amsterdam experience!”
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“Hidden gem!”
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

Kromhout is a true hidden gem. The volunteers are as passionate about the engines as they are about giving their guests a unique experience. Came across it with my girlfriend and we stayed for ~2 hours with Piet who grew up in the area, and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We found this place in our guide book whilst checking out the windmill at t'ij brewery. What a delight to be shown around this wee museum by a wonderful English speaking Dutch gentleman who started all the engines and gave us a personal guided tour...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed March 2, 2016

Simply delighted at being shown around by a wonderful dutch gentleman. He started lots engines for us, we talked and chatted for an extremely enjoyable couple of hours.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Neil F
Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We were in the Aj brewery looking for nearby attractions and saw references to this museum. We walked there, but in fact it is open only on Tuesdays from 10.00 until 15.00. We arrived on a Tuesday, but at 16.00. However, when we rang the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed September 8, 2012

The usual predominately retired old men showing you around lovingly restored and maintained engines. Their passion and knowledge of the subject makes a tour a fantastic experience for engine enthusiasts. The real value is that they have engines from steam to diesel and you can...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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