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A private tour in Amsterdam by Thinking Museum is a unique way to get acquainted with Amsterdam’s cultural heritage in a way that fits in with your interests and schedule. Discover Amsterdam’s museums on an in-depth private tour or a creative and...more
Raphaelstraat 22, 1077 PP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oud Zuid
+31 6 39779039
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Let me start by saying that while my wife and I are not particularly knowledgable or dedicated art enthusiasts we do enjoy spending time in a museum when the opportunity presents itself (e.g. when we travel). Keeping that in mind, I have to say that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

We were told that it would be a real mistake not to visit the Rijksmuseum during our stay in Amsterdam. With that in mind, we began to look for a tour that would make the visit memorable and informative. We hit pay dirt with the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We felt we were in very friendly, capable hands with this Amsterdam tour company from beginning to end. Claire Brown, owner of the Thinking Museum, seamlessly and very courteously arranged all the tour logistics for us while I was still in Canada. Weeks later, Sabry...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank JanetandJim2010
Reviewed August 31, 2017

It's not unusual for a business owner to be nice and helpful when they are soliciting your business but it is unusual when they are exceptionally nice and helpful after they know you will not be using their services. Claire Brown, the owner of Thinking...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank gcombuy
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Our tour guide, Sabry, met us right on time by the "I Amsterdam" sign for our private tours of both the Van Gogh and Rijksmuseums. Our family of 5, including a teen and a pre-teen, thoroughly enjoyed the 3 hours as Sabry moved us along...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank K11299
Reviewed July 18, 2017

If you are an art lover you will thoroughly enjoy this museum. The Rembrandt paintings are amazing and learning the history of the Netherlands by our guide Pieter was fascinating. Lunch of soup and an open sandwich was delicious. Could have spent all day wandering...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

We had an amazing 2+ hour tour at the Rijksmuseum of the Golden Age paintings with Sabry Amroussi who was extraordinary in his knowledge and ability to communicate it, and in his enthusiasm for the works he was showing us. He included social and cultural...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank VBGuy43
Reviewed June 8, 2017

The owner of Thinking Museum went above and beyond to assist me in booking tickets online to an Amsterdam museum while I was in transit. She then coordinated my museum tour with one of her guides so the guide met us at the museum. Most...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank travellerT1912DN
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Fabulous tour of the golden age. Anders was fantastic and knowledgeable. The tour is not cheap but well worth the money as we learnt a lot.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Annie1Birmingham
Reviewed May 15, 2017

My husband, two children (ages 10 and 13) and I did the private Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum tours and enjoyed them both greatly. I work in museum education and I believe that inquiry- and observation-based tours, such as the Thinking Museum's, are the most...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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