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Archeon

Archeonlaan 1, 2408 ZB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
+31 172 447 744
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Stepping Back In Time

We were at Archeon for a week during the Roman Festival which takes place during the first two... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
David R
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Cork, Cork, Ireland
Please don't charge for parking

Entrance fees are already steep, so why charge exorbitant €6,95. We're not located centrally so... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
jeronimoburgers
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“middle ages” (12 reviews)
“stone age” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Archeonlaan 1, 2408 ZB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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+31 172 447 744
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

We were at Archeon for a week during the Roman Festival which takes place during the first two weeks of August. This was an amazing experience. It's such a unique feeling to be surrounded by such an authentic environment, even down to recreated Roman latrines....More

Thank David R
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Entrance fees are already steep, so why charge exorbitant €6,95. We're not located centrally so parking fee feels unnecessary. That said, we arrived in the afternoon. With our Museumkaart free entrance. Great addition to the museumkaart! Quite a stunning place. Nicely laid out by era....More

Thank jeronimoburgers
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We had a great day out in Archeon despite being from Scotland and having no Dutch! The park itself is beautifully designed, interactive and educationally engaging. Our 19 yr old son, Jack,has Downs Syndrome and he enjoyed making wooden bracelets, being a roman Legionnaire and...More

Thank IsTagg
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful day for the family. Literally step back in time and enjoy your journey. So many different attractions to see and do, we thoroughly enjoyed our day at Archeon! One problem, the waiting times to get in. This needs to be 'smoothed out' so that...More

Thank Laurens H
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We have been 3 times now and had a great time every time. There are lots of activities to do, things to see and history to learn about the past. The toilet facilities are good and there are places to buy food and drink. Would...More

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Very nice place to visit with kids of all ages. Many activities, Gladiators show, friendly staff, good atmosphere. Definitely recommend to visit.

Thank Алена Н
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Archeon is a very interesting place to visit.You can learn a lot about historie and take part in activities.

Thank 965mh
Reviewed January 18, 2017

In this real life History theme park you can experience how people lived in the past ages. Three main periods are represented: Prehistory, The Roman era and the Middle ages. You can visit many truth-based remakes of houses, sanctuaries, but even a real Roman Thermal...More

1  Thank 492wimz
Reviewed November 12, 2016

The park is not so big, it's a kind of museum park. There's enough things to see and experience for young and old, from Prehistory to Middle Ages. Very interesting to see real people dress up and do daily work in tents, cottages, houses, village...More

Thank Tran K
Reviewed October 24, 2016

I love this park. It is small but ver well built. We had a birthday party for our daughter there when she turned 10 and they really had fun. Actors are people obviously passionate about history and what they do.Kids have the best of time...More

Thank Elisabeth J
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