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Museum Van Loon

Keizersgracht 672, 1017 ET Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 5255
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In the heart of Amsterdam on the Keizersgracht the house of the Amsterdam regent family Van Loon can still be seen. In 1602 Willem van Loon co-founded the Dutch East-India Company. Seven days a week the family opens their home and collection to the public. Get a glimpse of the life of the Amsterdam Van Loon family in one of the finest canal houses of the city.
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Keizersgracht 672, 1017 ET Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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"coach house"
in 117 reviews
"the dutch east india company"
in 29 reviews
"family portraits"
in 17 reviews
"willet holthuysen"
in 13 reviews
"co founder"
in 7 reviews
"wealthy merchant"
in 7 reviews
"basement kitchen"
in 6 reviews
"preserved house"
in 6 reviews
"stately home"
in 5 reviews
"canal home"
in 5 reviews
"canal side"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful canal"
in 16 reviews
"open to the public"
in 9 reviews
"step back in time"
in 7 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 24 reviews
"amsterdam canal"
in 6 reviews
"great insight"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hidden gem in the Hart of Amsterdam. What a marvelous house/home. Great to see how people lived around 1700. The details are amazing. In one bed room, the curtains, wallpaper and the bed all have the same design. See pictures. Make sure to walk through...More

Thank Bilikis
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The home is stunning. You will have access to 12 notable rooms/attractions in the house including The Coach House. Be sure to spend some time in the Magnificent Garden behind the home - grab a latte, relax and take it all in. We did a...More

Thank Mel611j
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A wonderful canal house, garden and coach house with few visitors, perhaps it was the rain. The family portraits were an eye opener, from the stern & austere to the bejewelled. It would be wonderfull hear some of the tales they could have told. I...More

Thank TheBrizzieWalls
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is actually still a private residence built in 1600's! Great architecture, great old furniture lots of paintings.

Thank glenuehlein
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful house museum with rooms that are cozier than grander homes. My favorite space was the sunroom overlooking the garden. One interesting thing was what appeared to be a birdhouse but, upon closer examination, turned out to be a house of miniature...More

Thank Johanne Y
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a huge museum but really nice and not so crowded as the big museums in Amsterdam. it’s in an old ‘grachtenpand’ (canal house) as I heard from a Dutch guide. Even though buying a ticket in advance isn’t necessary (since there’s no queue of...More

Thank CharlesJamesonn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was great to go through all the different rooms in this well preserved house. The guide book they give you in English is really helpful as you move through the rooms. The gardens are very nice, all the roses were blooming when we visited....More

Thank GKD60
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my visit to the Van Loom museum, a delightful canal house, which gives a great idea as to how the wealthy lived (still live today) in Amsterdam. No audio available but it is not so necessary compared to other museums as here...More

Thank Lesleyjc38
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited at 11am on a Sunday morning, there was no queues and entry is 9 euros! Super god value for money! You HAVE to go and see, it was one of the best places we visited on our trip. We spent some times in...More

Thank Ryan O
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A descendant still lives in the upper floor. The lower floors tell the life of the founder of the Dutch East Indies Company - how the rich lived. Well worth a visit.

Thank binnsini
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Abigail G
6 June 2018|
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Response from soodabeh s | Reviewed this property |
It will take about 1 to 2 hours depending on how much you are interested in details.
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Traveller199i
28 April 2016|
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Response from Steve2826 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, an hour should cover the whole trip + time for a coffee in the lovely garden.
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