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Allard Pierson

Allard Pierson - museum and knowledge institute for the heritage collections of the University of Amsterdam. In the permanent exhibition From Nijl tot Amstel you travel through 10,000 years of cultural history. From Egyptian mummies, Greek pottery and Roman glass to Medieval bibles, cookbooks, Multatuli's manuscripts and plaster casts of famous classical statues; it is a selection from the range of the Allard Pierson Cultuurhistorisch museum in Amsterdam.

Allard Pierson

Opening hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
13:00 - 17:00
Sunday
13:00 - 17:00
Location
Allard Pierson
Oude Turfmarkt 127
1012 GC Amsterdam
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From Nijl tot Amstel is the title of the long-term exhibition on 10,000 years of cultural history. In Allard Pierson Live you can get to work with archaeological shards or digitally browse through the cartographic, theater and music collections. Here you will also find the museum shop and the Espresso bar where you can enjoy the view of the Rokin with coffee and cake. Book your ticket online .

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Allard Pierson

Opening hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
13:00 - 17:00
Sunday
13:00 - 17:00
Location
Allard Pierson
Oude Turfmarkt 127
1012 GC Amsterdam
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