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The Tsar Peter House

Krimp 23, Zaandam, The Netherlands
+31 75 681 0000
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The Origins of Shipbuilding in Russia

Tiny cosy museum tells a remarkable story of where a period of modernization and growth in Russia... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nadya S
Wind of past

Feeling the proud for the Great Man when you come inside. Many thanks to Hollanders that keep the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
George T
Murmansk, Russia
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Krimp 23, Zaandam, The Netherlands
+31 75 681 0000

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny cosy museum tells a remarkable story of where a period of modernization and growth in Russia originated. Excellently preserved - similar to the wooden Cabin-museum of Peter I in St. Petersburg.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Feeling the proud for the Great Man when you come inside. Many thanks to Hollanders that keep the house in good order. Special thanks to Mrs. Farida for great job which she making with the love and boundless devotion.

Thank George T
Reviewed 15 August 2017

OK it sounds a bit boring.. but it is actually well worth the effort of finding and visiting. This is the actual house (+ required restoration and stabilisation of course) complete with genuine 19thC graffiti (+ more modern scratchings) It is encased in a modern...More

Thank Mr B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this little stop. Easy to get to via bus 391 on the way back from the windmills. Takes 30 minutes, but information nicely laid out. Good stop!

Thank cdandoy
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We were the only visitors and of course the lady was friendly, but it was 3 euros payed for nothing!

Thank Alina S
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Zaandam. The place where the famous Russian Czaz Great Peter studied ship building craft. Very close to Amsterdam. The house where he lived in the beginning of his being in Holland. How much it meant for Russians? How they have managed to save it since...More

1  Thank Dmitry T
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This house is very small but well worth taking a half hour of your time to visit and investigate. I would suggest reading up on it a little before your visit so you can get a clear idea of what life was like during that...More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We saw this on an introductory walk around the area after we just landed but it was too late then to go in so we went back another day. It was well signposted so easy to find and the lady at the front desk who...More

Thank Mart_bmes
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of the oldest wooden houses in the Netherlands and it really brings you back to the times of hardship in those days. I'd really recommend popping in when you're around.

Thank Leo V
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I was not at all planning to visit The Tsar Peter House but it was there pretty close from where I was so decided to make a small stop. There are some nice stories to read displayed in three languages (Nl / En / Ru)...More

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