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Museum Vrolik

Meibergdreef 15 | J0-130, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 566 4927
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A bit out of town but worth a visit

My son was interested in seeing this museum so we decided to take the metro here. You are actually... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weird and wonderful!

During our weekend in Amsterdam, our daughter was desperate to visit the Vrolik museum having been... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Meibergdreef 15 | J0-130, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 566 4927
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son was interested in seeing this museum so we decided to take the metro here. You are actually not supposed to take pictures in the museum but from pictures posted on here, you can see what you are in for if you visit this....More

Thank Tofurry
Reviewed 10 July 2017

During our weekend in Amsterdam, our daughter was desperate to visit the Vrolik museum having been told about it by her Biology teacher. We made the short train trip out of town to the hospital and walked round the side to find the museum. No...More

1  Thank mumjaflump
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Want to see an amazing museum of the ilk you don't see every day? Well, this one definitely fits the bill...I left the place with a great appreciation for the fact that both of my daughters managed to survive gestation without injury (well, as least...More

1  Thank meredithandmarley
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The museum really was amazing. When I entered the room I was immediately overwhelmed with how many specimens it contained! Definitely worthwhile paying the 2 euros (I think it was 2!) for a paper guide because it lets you know which are the specimens worth...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We visited this museum as our teenage daughter had heard about it from her biology teacher. It's a bit out of Amsterdam (within the Medical School) but worth the trip. The museum itself is like a work of art - amazing modern cabinets, beautifully lit,...More

Thank mumjaflump
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We decided to visit museum Vrolik after a recommendation from a bike tour we did. We were looking for something different to do in Amsterdam. We did get something different! This museum is interesting as it gives you an insight into life. There's an intriguing...More

Thank hoppers71
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Do you want to do something different, odd and strange? Can you handle gore, are you able to travel a bit and are you willing to walk around in a hospital looking for the entrance? Then Vrolik is the place for you! It is a...More

2  Thank Soraya v
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Museum Vrolik is a bit out of the city center, but is easily accessible by train. The university is about a five minute walk from the train station and the museum is directly to the left once you enter the building. There's a sign hanging...More

1  Thank Rick D
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Spent a fascinating couple of hours here. A bit ghoulish with the large collection of foetuses and infant skeletons but informative and very interesting. Lots of good pathology could have done with a little more explanation in some cases. Amazing that the early specimens date...More

1  Thank Roberto16979
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Medical background definitely useful, but amazing collection! Could do with more explanation but very interesting and would definitely return.

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Response from Soraya v | Reviewed this property |
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Response from CarlaSerpini | Reviewed this property |
It's 's about 20-30 mins on a train!