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Huis Van Gijn

Nieuwe Haven 29/30, 3311 AP Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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Nieuwe Haven 29/30, 3311 AP Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed February 18, 2016

As described by everyone else. I've been there many times, it's a beautiful house and it takes you back in time.

1  Thank Melanie747
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Walking around in this museum take you years back in time, which is fun to explore. Old toys, rooms as they were decades ago. Just fun to visit if you have an hour or two.

Thank Ron-F150
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

The home of a rich industrialist and art collector, preserved in the state that he left it in. Not ideal for kids, although the vintage toy collection could be fun.

Thank Bartdmm
Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

What a great time in this wonderful house that takes you back to an early day of luxury and splendid opulace. The toys in the attic is a place that brought a smile to my face, such craftsmanship in the carousels to doll houses. A...More

Thank lodrew
Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorites. A lovely house that looks like the owner can come home any minute. If you are lucky, you get to meet him. The attic is full of toys from all ages. It is well worth a visit.

Thank Debby P
Reviewed August 19, 2015

I love this museum, it is like a collection of house interiors from Dordrecht & Holland through time. Items include original Renaissance hand embossed leather wallpaper, the first indoor toilet (in Delfts blue tiles of course) and an attic full of antique toys

Thank RMcN
Reviewed June 30, 2015

a great museum, where you can experience the life of former days. a great tour with an Ipad and lots of explains. also in different languages.

1  Thank Visber
Reviewed June 18, 2015

A truly beautiful house with three floors of rooms still in their original style, well worth a visit

Thank inclineski
Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Even if you don't like Museums or fake exhibits, this house does a good job to show how people lived in the times. As an American, we don't have a lot of historical buildings like this as we are a relatively young country. I appreciated...More

1  Thank cstruyk
Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

Like walking back in time. Great period history for the local community and visitors from all over the world.

Thank Denisea K
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Hi. Do you think that one hour could be enough to visit the house?
December 28, 2016|
Response from veroniek k | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes you could !
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