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We had an amazing day! It was not only fun for our kids, but a also a great day for adults. Poeple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Smythysmyth
Friendly for Children

Very interactive park especially for children. The staff wear the clothes of Romans and medievals... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing day! It was not only fun for our kids, but a also a great day for adults. Poeple who work their are passionate about what they do and you see the result with your own eyes!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Smythysmyth
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Very interactive park especially for children. The staff wear the clothes of Romans and medievals and show the technology and lifestyle in these periods. A bit expensive for non-museumkaarthouders. The reconstruction of the Roman camp and the bath seems well done. The museum is less...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Wonderful! There is so much to see. If you have the museumkaart the entrance is free of charge. Do not forget to buy (very cheap) the activities ticket for your kids.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alext221
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Very interactive and interesting park for visiting with children. You can touch and move to different history periods, participate in workshops on making jewelry, cooking bread etc. There are some cafes where you can have lunch and have a drink.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wesley050
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We decided to take the six, seven and seventeen years old on educational trip to the Archeon. I went there was in the nineties as a child and remembered being very impressed with the entrance building and the houses which represented the different times. And...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stinsa
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very interesting flashback how we lived long time ago, knowledgeable staff. You feel like the Roman Emperor, very nice place to educatie and play for the whoel family.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ahakemul
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely small open air museum, we enjoyed walking around for about 3 hours including attending the Roman soldiers show which unfortunately was in Dutch. The entry tickets came with an activity card for candle making, weave a bracelet, ... Children (4-9 years) tickets cost 18.4...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Excellent day out with whole family and emerge in the "past". The park is set up excellent and lot of things to see and do

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank erickroon
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Historical amusement park. Visited on a some what rainy day. It was busy with field trips from elementary schools. We were able to stop and listen to the people, who work at the park, about how people used to live in the past. We really...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Clasina29
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Theme parc on lots of acres with the focus on prehistoric times untill the Middle Ages. From Hunters shelters to a middle age monastry, so plenty to see and do in a relaxed environment. Interactive with supporting actors dressed in time related clothes. Educational for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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