Look inside a Houseboat

At the Houseboat Museum, you get the chance to experience first-hand what it's like to live on a houseboat on an Amsterdam Canal. The museum is located on the "Hendrika Maria", a former cargo ship from 1914. The cargo hold is now a cozy living space, equipped with all conveniences, with a surprising amount of space and comfort.

* indoor photography allowed

* Sufficient headroom on board

* Description available in twenty languages

Welcome aboard! Check our website for more information and the current opening hours.

You ca also discover more about houseboats at your own pace with our houseboat walkingtour. Download the tour at this page.

How to visit the Houseboat Museum with your City Card

It is not necessary to reserve a time slot to visit this location with your City Card. Make sure your City Card is valid at the time of your visit.