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Museum de Zwarte Tulp

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Bulb industry history

Quite a good history with English audio to assist in some areas but unfortunately not much on the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
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Interesting & Informative

This small museum is very interesting. The film was especially informative on the history of the... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2018
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Quite a good history with English audio to assist in some areas but unfortunately not much on the time chart. Modern location with coffee and locker facilities however it’s a bit pricy at 7.5€ each.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This museum is over two floors and entrance is free. It explains the history of the introduction of bulbs to Europe and their subsequent development. Science, art and history are brought together in a very informative and interactive way. Since it is in the same...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This small museum is very interesting. The film was especially informative on the history of the tulip.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank F2398WXkarenr
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Small museum with items and information about the history of bulb culture and the modern ways of cultivating. Original decorated room of a former bulb trader are as well part of the exhibition as a collection of hyacinth vases and many paintings of tulips. There...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Susifox
Reviewed December 29, 2017

This museum offers you the understanding about tulip flower bulbs culture thru' interactive mode and also there is an audio visual played in the background to make you understand about tulip plantation process as a whole. Its an interactive exhibition which complete family can enjoy.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank sudeshrele
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This place has a lot of information for those interested in the Tulip flower and its varieties. The history and information about cultivation of the flower.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

After our visit to Keukenhof we just had to pop into this little museum in Lisse which contains a 17 metre long time line of Dutch flower bulb history including the mystery of the black tulip (a black tulip is actually not possible, but combining...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

I am sure this is a very interesting museum if you can read Dutch. Otherwise, it is frustrating. The audio guide in English only covers a few items and is not very helpful. For instance, the on entry on tulip history describes the craze for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Quite a small museum, but with an interesting special about wallpaper with flower design. Also the history of flowerbulb growing in Holland. Not much for children though. Well worth the time if you are in Lisse.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank AadjeuitKatwijk
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Whenever we have to entertain friends, family from overseas, or someone interested in Lisse and region, we always include The Zwarte Tulp, d'Ever, and a coffee or lunch at the Vierkant, downtown Lisse and marvel the slightly damaged Libanon Cedertree where a big branch was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank hermanschotanus
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