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Herengracht 1, 1398 AA Muiden, The Netherlands
+31 294 256 262
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Herengracht 1, 1398 AA Muiden, The Netherlands
+31 294 256 262
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Excellent preserved and beautiful castle - looks like from a fairytale book! Great fun activities for the kids (including dressing up like real knights). Buy the small activities booklet in the ticket office, it adds a lot of interest and fun - my kids even...More

Thank LZtravel
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This well restaured castle brings you back to the ages of nighthood (ca. 1280 AC). Make sure to take the guided tour, because you get to see a lot more rooms and historic insight. Great for adults and children. Outside you will find a large...More

Thank worldtravellersdream
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Muiderslot is a very beautiful castle in a scenic location on the Vecht river. There is a ton of history here as the original bricks were laid in 1280. While the castle is relatively small, there is quite a lot to see, ranging from armor...More

Thank CAChris33
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is said to be the most romantic castle in the Netherlands and I agree. There is a guided tour round a part of what would have been the living quarters then the other parts we went on our own in our own time. Several...More

Thank johnfield70
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Castle was very interesting to see, but it seemed to be geared more towards school groups and children. The guided tour let's you in to 5 rooms that are not normally open for the public; but unless you speak dutch the tour is hard to...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 30 August 2015

A great castle to visit with the children. The visit is for at least 2 hours, If you are interesting to see how life in the castel were take the guided tour which will give you entrance to five rooms which looks the sam as...More

1  Thank Gadi E
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

An oldish castle near Amsterdam. Worth a visit but perhaps not with the very young. All in all an interesting place to see.

1  Thank szy478
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I was pleasantly surprised with how much this gem of an attraction has to offer. Expecting the usual English-castle experience (a little visitor centre, an audio tour and some signs explaining the history) i was amazed that there was a falconry tent outside, a large...More

1  Thank iaanslattery
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

It is a very nice castle in a very good shape in the heart of the beautiful town. Most of the road in the town were closed for driving this we parked on the other side of the river 5 minutes of walk from the...More

Thank ArtOrF
Reviewed 11 August 2015

True history in the center of the country: the rooms are real, the towers are real, so that you get a sense what is was like to live in the middel ages

Thank Ankie V
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Response from Giulia80Z | Reviewed this property |
The queue can get pretty long. The castle opens only at 12 am. We were there at 11:45, and there were already 10-15 people waiting, and after us quite few more built-up fast before the castle opening. We had the museum card... More
13 June 2015|
Response from Giulia80Z | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the tours, not joined them (and not sure if you really need one). Anyway, in the castle there are only few English information, most are in Dutch. Not a very difficult story, but get prepared to explain... More