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Frisian Resistance Museum

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lovely Fries museum

Lovely museum to find out about the Fries Resistance and Frisians.It was very peaceful. There was... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
aebouma
Interesting Insights

While it's true there could be great depth to the resistance museum it does give a good insight to... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2016
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2 Jul 2018
“lovely Fries museum”
10 Sep 2018
“A Must See!”
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Wilhelminaplein 92, 8911 BS Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 22, 2014

The Verzets Museum or Museum of Resistance depicts the struggle of the people of Friesland and those who fled from Holland during the second World War in a educative way and makes history personal with the eye witness stories of those who suffered the Nazi...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2012

In fact, I had expected so many things about this museum, but unfortunately even it is a well organized museum, it just gives a superficial view on Dutch resistance against Nazi Germany. For instance huge strikes and their role against discrimination and sending concentration camps...More

1  Thank conf-traveller
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This exhibition is informative and helps us know more about the Nazi occupation in Friesland. It is a gloomy part of history but it is a must see. We need to be reminded of this, never to have this type of history repeated. Be more...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Lovely museum to find out about the Fries Resistance and Frisians.It was very peaceful. There was an open-air concert outside, just in front of the museum and you heard nothing inside. Friendly staff.

Thank aebouma
Reviewed July 26, 2016

While it's true there could be great depth to the resistance museum it does give a good insight to life under the German invasion. Some harrowing stories as you'd expect of course but overall very good.

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Reviewed January 22, 2014

The Verzets Museum or Museum of Resistance depicts the struggle of the people of Friesland and those who fled from Holland during the second World War in a educative way and makes history personal with the eye witness stories of those who suffered the Nazi...More

1  Thank Kepamad
Reviewed June 9, 2012

In fact, I had expected so many things about this museum, but unfortunately even it is a well organized museum, it just gives a superficial view on Dutch resistance against Nazi Germany. For instance huge strikes and their role against discrimination and sending concentration camps...More

1  Thank conf-traveller
Reviewed February 18, 2012

Overseas guests often know little about NL during the war and this museum brings it to life. Well worth a visit.

Thank FrisseKiwi
Reviewed October 18, 2009

This is part of the Fries museum in Leewarden, which together with the rest proved to be a bit of a disappointment assuming this is the main museum to represent the Friesland province. Even though the building in itself is representative, the quality of the...More

1  Thank GroningenCopenhagen
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