Are you going to a world famous part of Holland? The Holland of windmills, industries, green wooden houses and Dutch icons such as Albert Heijn, Duyvis, Honig and Verkade. Come to the Zaans Museum at Zaanse Schans. A visit includes a free audio tour.
How to visit the Zaans Museum with your City Card
To visit this location with your City Card, you must reserve a time slot in advance. Book a time slot via this link , select your time slot and choose the 'I amsterdam City Card' ticket during checkout. Make sure your City Card is valid at the time of your visit.
The Verkade Experience is located in the middle of the Zaans Museum, an experience for young and old! Here you imagine yourself in an early 20th century chocolate and biscuit factory, where the original machines are still running and the history of Verkade comes to life.
In 1871, the world-famous French painter Claude Monet visited the Zaan region and became so inspired that he made no fewer than 25 paintings here. In the Zaans Museum you can see De Vooraan and the Westerhem and an interactive presentation with all his Zaanse works.