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“Somewhat intriguing.”

Museum Ons'Lieve Heer Op Solder
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Museum Ons' Liever Heer op Solder: Our Lord in the Attic Museum Entrance Ticket...
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I amsterdam Card - City Pass for Amsterdam
Ranked #8 of 535 things to do in Amsterdam
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: In the heart of Amsterdam's bustling centre lies one of the city's oldest museums: Museum Our Lord in the Attic. Here visitors get to experience the Dutch Golden Age in a special way: a 17th-century house with a top floor converted into a Catholic church.
Reviewed August 25, 2013

The Amstelkring church is beautiful and has a very interesting history. I enjoyed the audio tour and seeing the church and other rooms of the house. Still, I felt like the tour and museum was a bit bland.

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Reviewed August 23, 2013

This was pretty hard to find, and I guess during the Nazi occupation, that was the idea, as it was a hidden church, so from the outside it just looked like a house. From what we remember the outside sign just said 'Our Lord in the Attic Chapel', and not Amstelkring Museum. We enjoyed visiting and really only takes 30 minutes or so. Free with the I Amsterdam card, which in itself is worth it if staying a few days and you plan on visiting museums and galleries.

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Reviewed August 23, 2013

Great, uncrowded museum that holds a hidden catholic church from when they couldn't hold services publicly. Included audio guide allows you to see and hear as much as you want. It has some religious artifacts but it's the whole setup that you just gotta see. Biggest pleasant surprise of my journey. I highly recommend.

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Reviewed August 23, 2013

This is an interesting attraction which will be better when they conclude renovations in a few months. I would only recommend if staying more than 3 days

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Reviewed August 22, 2013

This was a good example of what good people (this time, Christians) must do to service their bona fide faith in the midst of oppression and real religious suppression. The 'make-shift' church is quite impressive when considering the clandestine methods needed in the oppressive Nazi occupation. Outside views give away nothing to suggest such a prohibited activity during the occupation. Worth the small fee and well worth the support that such visits show!

Thank PVJOE
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