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Het Grachtenhuis

Tour Description

During your visit to Amsterdam you’re probably going to take a ride along the canals. But aside from gazing at the fancy architecture along the banks in the sunshine, wouldn’t it be nice to know a little about the canals themselves? Het Grachtenhuis, the Museum of the Canals, is the perfect museum to expand your knowledge of the city’s iconic waterways. Get your ticket to the Museum of the Canals to learn about why the canals were created, how they helped the city prosper, and what their role is today. Here’s a little canal fact to start you off – there are 165 canals in Amsterdam!


  • Get under the skin of Amsterdam’s legendary canal system
* Drive all your friends nuts by becoming a canal expert in one short museum visit! * Marvel at the construction of the canals by 17th century engineers * Find out why the canals were built and why they’ve become icons of Amsterdam * Fascinating interactive exhibits so you can literally get hands on with the past * Be guided through history with an informative audio tour * Save €1,00 on regular ticket prices

Please Note

Please exchange the voucher for an entrance ticket at the ticket counter of Het Grachtenhuis.