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Cromhouthuis

Herengracht 366-368, 1016 CH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 2436
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The Cromhouthuis is a collectors’ house: it tells the story of the Cromhout family and is today home to some extraordinary Amsterdam collections. Collections, top quality and art are inseparably linked to the Cromhouthuis. The rich and illustrious Cromhout family, who lived in the canal houses at Herengracht 366-368 in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, were great art lovers and colle
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“on display” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Herengracht 366-368, 1016 CH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of several can houses which are open to the public.The displays are a bit old fashioned with stuffed animals and stuffed birds which are not that interesting. There are quite a few paintings. The bonus is that the top floor has a...More

Thank MYDOGISFINN
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Part of the charm of the museum "Cromhouthuis" is that you can roam a historical Amsterdam canal house and have a look at the (hidden) garden. The museum Cromhouthuis is named after the former owners the Cromhout family. Nothing is left of the Cromhout family,...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is one of several restored canal houses in Amsterdam that are open to the public. They all share beautiful interiors and architecture and photo ops from the windows upstairs. What sets this one apart is a Biblical museum on the top floor since the...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Bijbels Museum was re-named "Cromhout Huis-Bijbels Museum" to make clear to visitors that only the top floor is a religious museum and the lower floors offer a small selection of Dutch art from the 17th and 18th century.The Cromhout family lived in this formal canal...More

Thank bas k
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

The exhibition Genius in Drawing, from Leanordor Da Vinci to Rembrant, has in two rooms some (25) highly impressive drawings from the old masters (also including Rubens, Anthony van Dyk et al). The old mansion belonging to the Cromhouts, collectors in 17th-18th century gives an...More

Thank Gerard R
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

I stumbled upon this place since it was right next to the Canals Museum. It is one of the many stately houses that line the canals and were inhabited by the rich and affluent. Some of these have been turned into museums like this one....More

1  Thank ZenHealer7
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Interesting canal house which is now a museum. Very pretty garden in which we had a nice lunch. Worth a visit

Thank David E
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

After visiting the gardens of this canal house during open garden days, we just had to return to explore the entire house and bible museum. We were not disappointed. Lovely displays of how the powerful lived in the 16 and 1700's. Outstanding silver, glass, and...More

Thank CharlesA
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

This place is wonderful. It is another house that is on display - the architecture of the house is visually wonderful, the antiques and homewares and wealth of the home is all on display and visually wonderful. There are many botanical books and artworks on...More

Thank Alida R
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

kind of pricy for what was given compared to other museums. i liked the headphone system . hard to evaluate a museum but i would not pay the entrance fee again for this exibit.

1  Thank sea-mike
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