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Amsterdam Museums Netherlands - Museum lovers truly enjoy a trip to Amsterdam because of the assortment of culture, history, and art that the city possesses. They even have an Amsterdam Museum Quarter that presents a nice assortment of establishments to consider. Filling the walls and halls of these Amsterdam museums are the masterpieces of some of the most well known characters in art.

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When one visits an Amsterdam museum, they are greeted by a wealth of talent and craftsmanship. The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum are museums in Amsterdam that have gained a reputation for displaying the best and some of the most interesting pieces in the world. There are also numerous shops in the Amsterdam Museum Quarter that feature exclusive wares. To explore the main museums in Amsterdam, you should head for the large open square located south of the old center about Museumplein.

Some of the Amsterdam museums to consider paying a visit to when vacationing in the city includes the Larz Anderson Auto Museum on 15 Newton Street, as well as the Sports Museum of New England, which can be found at the infamous Fleet Center. Additional museums in Amsterdam that have also gained a reputation for presenting the best includes Children's Museum and Computer Museum on 300 Congress St, as well as the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

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Pianola Museum
Westerstraat 106
Amsterdam, Netherlands
An impressive private collection can be found here. For the price of $5, you can explore such items like the earliest record of Debussy and Gershwin creations.

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Koffie- en Thee Museum (Coffee and Tea Museum)
Warmoesstraat 67
Amsterdam, Netherlands
You don't have to love coffee or tea to enjoy a visit to this museum. Here, an assortment of antique grinders, roasters, and tea canisters are on display for your viewing pleasure.

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Pijpenkabinet (Pipe Cabinet)
Prinsengracht 488
Amsterdam, Netherlands
At this pipe museum, you will learn of a variety of smoking vessel uses, including tribal and antique items. This attraction is open from Wednesday to Saturday (from noon to 6pm).

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Brilmuseum (Eyeglass Museum)
Gasthuismolensteeg 7
Amsterdam, Netherlands
To view a wide-range of antique eyeglasses, this is an interesting museum to seek out. It is free to enjoy this experience. For more information, you may visit the website.

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Stedelijk Museum
Oosterdokskade 5
Amsterdam, Netherlands
To visit a contemporary art museum, this is the location to head for. It is here where you can enjoy the talent of the likes of Picasso and De Kooning.

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Sino House
Willemsparkweg 213
Amsterdam, Netherlands
An assortment of Chinese designs is situated at this establishment, which offers a variety of hand-made, original furniture. An exploration of Asian history can be accomplished when visiting this location.

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Amsterdam Interesting Facts

  • Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is actually four meters below sea level.
  • Amsterdam has over 300 coffee shops that can legally sell up to 5 grams of soft drugs to each person.
  • Amsterdam boasts more museums than any other city in the world per square meter
  • Amsterdam is the largest city in the Netherlands.
  • The world famous Koh-I-Noor diamond was cut in Amsterdam
  • 75% of the world's flower bulb production comes from the Netherlands.
  • Amsterdam is built entirely on piles, huge stakes driven into the ground.
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