Amsterdam Tulip Museum

November 25, 2013 in Amsterdam Museum, Attractions

Amsterdam is known for many things, and tulips is definitely one of them. The Amsterdam Tulip Museum is dedicated to the history of what has become the national flower of the Netherlands. Deeply ingrained in Dutch culture, this flower will tell you a lot about the history of Amsterdam too.

amsterdam tulip mania

The Amsterdam Tulip Museum is conveniently located across the Anne Frank House. We advise you to include it in your visit to this area. The museum shows you the history of the tulip using multi media presentations. There is a specific focus on the Tulip Mania period.

amsterdam tulip museum

This small and friendly museum also gives you great insight on how to grow tulips. This will make a difference if you plan to grow Amsterdam tulip bulbs at home. The bulbs on sale at the museum are pretty good as well.

amsterdam tulips

Though not one of the most mentioned museums in Amsterdam, the Amsterdam Tulip Museum holds its own and is a must see if you are interested in tulips. Because of it’s location it’s easy to go to and will give you about 1-2 hours worth of interesting information and beautiful flowers. Tickets go for €6 for adults and €4 for students.

 

tulipAddress
Prinsengracht 116
1015 EA Amsterdam

Opening Hours
10:00 – 18:00 daily

Tickets
Family: €15
Adults: €6
Students: €4

How to get there
Tram 13 or 17 to Westererk or a 15 minute walk from Central Station

Website
amsterdamtulipmuseum.com

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