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Museum Prinsenhof Delft

Sint Agathaplein 1, 2611 HR Delft, The Netherlands
+31 15 260 2358
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Museum Prinsenhof Delft is a unique historical building and former court of William of Orange. At this museum, you can pleasantly discover the Dutch history. Learn more about the meaning of the Father of the Nation for the Netherlands. Discover how the famous Delftware became the global brand it is today and how Delft and his residents played an important role in the history of the Netherlands.
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Sint Agathaplein 1, 2611 HR Delft, The Netherlands
+31 15 260 2358
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum gives what you would expect: information about the royal family, and about the most important industry of Delft, pottery. the most interesting part is the explanation of the history of pottery, and the links with the pottery in China.

Thank Hans J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice museum in Delft. Also good to learn some history about Willem van Oranje and the history of the Dutch royal family. We have a Dutch museumjaarkaart. Meaning we can visit a lot of museums in the Netherlands for free. This one...More

Thank Michiel T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice museum. The history of Delft is presented in a interesting and educational way. Lots of information on William of Orange and early monarchs. Sections on important artist and scientists of Delft are well presented. Child and teen friendly.

Thank vkrombach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Note: if you're visiting museums in NL, get a Museumkarte, giving you access to 40 museums, great value. Like all museums in NL, the Prisenhof is beautifully presented and well worth a visit.

Thank FuzzyDunlopez
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We went there to see a special Chinese porcelain exhibition, showing porcelain pieces, painfully reconstructed from shards found in the layers dug up at the famous Imperial kiln at Jingdezhen, the shard from pieces not to be taken to the forbidden city thus destrloyed since...More

Thank Haje1946_11
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

There are two different parts to the museum. One part traces the history of Delft through paintings, an educational film, and virtual Delft guides in period costumes who are projected on the walls and talk to you about their respective eras. The other part of...More

1  Thank Constant_Discovery
Reviewed June 28, 2017

A very historic building being where William of Orange was assassinated. Interesting displays well presented but would be more interesting if you are "into" Dutch history

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Due to the ancient building this attraction is for fit and healthy with steps and stairs to be negotiated. At 12 euro per adult i wouldnt want to pay more, no cafe or toilets reflect that this is a smedium/small museum. They appear to have...More

Thank rogerp761
Reviewed May 29, 2017

This museum, called Museum Prinsenhof Delft, is located near the Oude Kerk ( Old Church), that is, close to the very center of Delft City. It is very important edifice, regarding the rich dutch history. It tells us a lot about the times of William...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed May 7, 2017

You can really feel the atmosphere of the old days in this museum. And then to see the place where Willem van Oranje was shot.... shivers down your spine when you see the bulletholes in the wall! Very impressive place to go!

1  Thank Peter H
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