Dutch culture and folklore explored

Showcasing the craftsmanship, artistry and passion behind the Dutch national costume, the museum takes visitors on a tour through the wardrobes of the Netherlands. Each room highlights the traditional dress of a particular region, demonstrating the traditional colours, patterns and handicraft specific to areas including Volendam, Marken, Hindeloopen, Staphorst, Spakenburg and Zeeland.

Costume photography in Amsterdam

The museum also houses a delightful shop and a photographic studio in which visitors can dress up in traditional Volendam dress and take home a souvenir photo – a fun experience for corporate groups or parties.

A unique and engaging experience for anyone with an interest in Dutch fashion, folklore and cultural history, the Dutch Costume Museum promises an unforgettable experience for both visitors and locals in Amsterdam.