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Tickets for Archaeology Museum Allard Pierson

Dig through ancient treasures where everything old is cool again

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Overview
Highlights
  • Witness dazzling art and objects from ancient civilizations
  • See the extensive permanent collection, spread across five halls
  • Learn about how these ancient civilizations compare to contemporary European culture and marvel at how the world has changed
Description

Can't get enough of flea markets? Fans of old stuff will love picking through the treasures at Allard Pierson Museum - the archaeology museum of the University of Amsterdam. You can't take anything with you, but you do get to try your hand at archaeology with multiple hands-on exhibits. Ancient civilizations are revived and artifacts dating from 4000 B.C. to 1000 A.D., will truly open your eyes to the ways of old.

Besides the changing exhibitions, you'll get to see a permanent collection that's displayed in five separate halls. Check out original antiquities and ooh and aah at objects reflecting ancient traditions.

The Allard Pierson Museum explores the significance of ancient civilizations and how they challenge contemporary European culture. History is brought to life through interactive segments which allow you to unearth your inner archaeologist – eat your heart out Indiana Jones!

The top archaeological collection was established in collaboration with talented students, expert researchers, and cooperating institutions. Prepare to be amazed.

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Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
  • Entrance to the adjacent Special Collections
Instructions

Enter the building via the main entrance on the left side and present your ticket at the desk

Cancellation

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.

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Address
Allard Pierson Museum
Oude Turfmarkt 127, Amsterdam
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Additional info

Opening Hours

  • Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday - Sunday, 13:00 - 17:00
  • Closed on January 1st, April 27th (King's Day), and December 25th
Insider tip

Don't miss the Archeohotspot! You can really get your hands dirty, and help the archaeology team reconstruct pieces of porcelain from all over the world.

Desiree
Business Development Manager
Reviews
Sep 4, 2017
This museum has a beautiful collection of antiquities! The most exciting (but also terrifying) thing was to work with the archeologist on rearranging porcelain platter (be sure to handle it with care).
Oct 12, 2017
uiterst boeiend achtergrondverhaal met schitterende voorwerpen geïllustreerd.
May 5, 2016
Was er voor de DWDD tentoonstelling en heb enorm genoten. Helaas te weinig tijd om de rest van de exposities, maar ook zeker het gebouw te zien. Dat betekent dus terugkomen :) :)
Mar 8, 2016
Ontzettend leuk museum voor jong en oud!
Mar 7, 2016
We konden zo doorlopen, heel prettig.
Mar 3, 2016
Prima afhandeling en mailverkeer
Feb 22, 2016
Museum oogt wat gedateerd. DWDD is een leuke museum snack. Toegankelijk, overzichtelijk en daarom leuk om even tussendoor te bekijken. Tevens een leuke kennismaking met andere musea.
Feb 22, 2016
DWDD pop-up bezocht. Veel mooie exposities. Met name die van Sybrand, Daan en Paul hebben veel indruk gemaakt
Feb 11, 2016
Door storing bij Ziggo konden kaarten niet verstuurd worden naar opgegeven mailadres. Werd daarover keurig gebeld en kon hierdoor ander afleveradres opgeven.
Feb 1, 2016
Zeer leuke tentoonstelling. Afwisselend en verrassend.

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