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Address: Oranje Nassaulaan 12, 8448 MT Heerenveen, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 0513-644999
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An unexpected surprise

Because we were in the neighbourhoud and it was raining "cats and dogs" we decided to visit the Museum Belvedere. Excellent architecture which blends into the landscape with a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2016
Leidschendam, The Netherlands
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Vaassen, The Netherlands
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48 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First thing noticed was the weird setting at the entrance. Very small! Arts mostly local. Some nice but not overly impressive. You can have a nice walk afterwards in the gardens. There is a very nice modern architecture house if you walk toward the mansion seen from the museum. Actually more worth visiting.

Thank Peter B
Leidschendam, The Netherlands
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Because we were in the neighbourhoud and it was raining "cats and dogs" we decided to visit the Museum Belvedere. Excellent architecture which blends into the landscape with a permanent collection with the emphasis on Friesland artists. This makes the museum special because nowhere in the Netherlands you can see a collection like this one

Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Frequently changing art exhibitions in a stunning location at Oranjewoud. Excellent cafe and a stroll in the woods after lunch

Thank K A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Nice museum, beautiful location, poor collection. We knew it would be a small museum. Also that it mainly present modern art; but the quality and the way presented could be significantly improved. The exhibition in April 2016 looked as made by some local amateurs rather than well selected artist.

Thank UK_Trolleytraveller
Heerenveen, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

the location of this restaurant wich is inside a museum is very nice. the food is a bit simple and lunch orientated. the prices are good. you need to order at a counter like as in a canteen buffet.

Thank rasmoes k
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Interesting modern art fitting well with the local landscape; the artists presented are mostly local artist of quality that take their inspiration from the colors and shapes of this beautiful part of Friesland. The architecture is daring and I like it a lot. Combine with a walk around in the nice woods.

Thank Frontalie
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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180 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This museum café was literally in our backyard, and while we loved its location, straddling the canal with a great view of the water... the food and value was just so-so. The menu is a bit limited, but decent given the size of the museum! Great place to grab a sandwich or some soup, a koffie, some gebak [pie, cake,... More 

Thank kargalvan
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Lovely walk to museum. Café offers good choice of lunch items. Lovely coffee. Sat out in the grounds Very nice

Thank Joanne G
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

The museum is wonderful. It is beautifully located and the exhibitions are mostly really good. The restaurant is nice and looks out over the water. Well worth it.

Thank Sylvia W
Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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342 reviews
176 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

A lark was rising . And so did our spirits when we were in this museum. A lot of very uplifting paintings, (Jan Mankes, Gerrit Benner and more) A very good temporary exhibition as well. Good coffee, beautiful building, very happy day!

Thank diana56

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