Marker Museum
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reitm
Glasgow, UK49 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2021
The two curators of this museum are from a family that has lived in Merken for some time. There are lots of glimpses of life in the past. There is a lot of information about historical costumes: what the variations relate to as far as colors, designs and occasions related to costumes. A video depicts a lot of different weather, and differences in how things worked on the island. There is a lot of hand-done stitching of various types, colors and fabrics. Very small but packed with information. Its a Must See, very easy to get to from Amsterdam and very close as well.
Written August 10, 2021
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Liefhebber
Breda, The Netherlands8,606 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019
We visited this island and museum a few times. Nice small museum about the history of Marken. There are National costumes and traditional paintings to be seen. Only € 3,00 entrance fee so it is a must see! You can park your car outside the village at a 5 minutes walk. Cars are not allowed in the village. Totally run by volunteers. Currently closed because of Covis 19.
Written June 22, 2020
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Takarehi
Mill Creek, WA2,194 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019 • Friends
The entire village of Marken is an interesting place to visit but I always enjoy seeing a small local museum that has those items of family life as well as intriguing art works. Worth a stop.
Written December 12, 2019
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Dmh165638
Lewisville, TX592 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2019 • Couples
This was a nice little museum we came across while touring Marken. We decided to make a quick stop and see some of the local history inside. It's a small place but very interesting info and the staff were very nice.
Written October 21, 2019
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P_Brunny
Amsterdam, The Netherlands25 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2015 • Solo
If you are interested in traditional clothing this is your place!
But there is not much else except some info and photo about the Marker history and floodings.
Written August 13, 2015
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AROWANA SAS
France226 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2021 • Friends
Marken is a must see village, the small museum is a place to discover the artistic Side of the village and the articles that are presented will bring you back in time. The village in itself is a big museum if you visit the Netherlands without taking time to go to Marken you regrets this in the future.
Written September 5, 2022
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Dee_in_DE
Hockessin, Delaware295 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019
You can go through this museum in less than 30 minutes. It is quite interesting and takes you back to another time and way of life in Marken.
Written October 30, 2019
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VSattui1232
Port Saint Lucie, FL3,009 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2019 • Couples
We stopped here as part of a bus tour. We enjoyed the video which provided a good sense of the areas history. This is not a long stop but worthwhile of you are in the area.
Written August 5, 2019
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TrailBlazer793783
7 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2018 • Couples
After seeing all the brick in the larger cities this is comprised mostly of wooded buildings. It was amazing to see that this museum was once home to six families! Go here if you want to see what life was like so many years ago. For you artisans the store has several patterns to choose from be it sewing, lace making or quilting.
Written September 22, 2018
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Meghan S
New York City, NY53 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2018 • Solo
Spent a few Euro to pop in this museum for about 15-20 min. Interesting to watch the 8 min film about the way of life in Marken and see the costumes they used to wear in Marken. Don't need to spent too much time here.

The main draw of Marken is just wandering around the narrow streets and taking in the beauty!
Written August 9, 2018
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