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Address: Rokin 78 | Amsterdam, 1012 KW Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 530 8500
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Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with Optional Canal Cruise

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Tours also available in English

Really enjoyed the Amsterdam Dungeon. One of the best things about it was that they offer English speaking tours constantly throughout the day. We had been worried that we... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Larne, United Kingdom
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a great attraction, lasted approx 80mins, takes you through past years of Amsterdam during the slavery years, sit near the back during the tours, you will be involved other wise 😉 great place really good fun and very informative, would recommend to familys would be cautious taking youngsters in there as some adults were petrified during the visit

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was so good!! It offers history of Amsterdam in a slightly scary very fun way. The actors involve you in the story as you go through the dungeons. It had 5 different rooms and a different scenario in each room. I would definitely recommend this place to visit. I would advise getting a ticket online as you beat... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were exploring the city and came across the place and is a Definitely a must go!!!! Its fun scary and full of history all at the same time!! Amazing characters and tales will take u back in time!! It lasted about an hour... and its worth the price!! 👍

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you wonder what it was like in mid ages, this is your spot! I loved it! It is fun and scary at moments, but it was an amazing experience

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Thank belsoriso
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The dungeon was hilarious with a group of fiends but also terrifying at some points. Great story telling and actors with interesting stories and way to involve the audience. Would recommend if don't mind being scared but also a great laugh.

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Larne, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the Amsterdam Dungeon. One of the best things about it was that they offer English speaking tours constantly throughout the day. We had been worried that we wouldn't be able to follow the stories as they would be in Dutch but we were pleasantly surprised to find the offered English tours. I would definitely recommend booking online as... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was part of a ticket package which included Madame Tussaudes, the dungeons and a canal cruise. I have been a few times to Edinburgh Dungeons so wasn't sure what Amsterdam would be like, but I can say that even though some parts are the same, I was frightened the whole way through. They were all great actors and made... More 

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Thank Kelly S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

me and my friend decided to visit the dungeons, as it was halloween weekend the time we went to amsterdam so thought this would be eventful. Would advise to book online as we did as it almost half the price online so much cheaper and go early or in the evening as cheaper, plus not much queuing. The overall experience... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff work very hard and are great actors and speak good English. The but, is, to us it seemed exactly the same as the London and Edinburgh dungeons with just a few aspects changed,

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been to the London Dungeons, my friend and I were intrigued to see how different Amsterdam Dungeons would be. As we expected, it was fairly similar, however it was interesting to learn some of Amsterdam's history. If anything, it was a lot more scarier than London. The staff were great and overall, it was a fun experience! We just... More 

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