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Madame Tussauds Amsterdam

  • Dam 20 Map It
  • Centrum

Updated 08/25/2012

Fodor's Review

This branch of the world-famous wax museum, above the Peek & Cloppenburg department store, depicts Holland's glitterati, including Golden Age celebrities—there's a life-size, 3-D rendering of a painting by Vermeer (alas, the lighting is dubious), and an understandably displaced-looking Piet Mondriaan. Of course, there is also a broad selection of international superstars, including Barack Obama. Bring your own ironic distance, or skip it altogether: people-watching on Dam Square is much more entertaining than an hour and a half (their recommended tour time) wax-watching in Madame Tussauds.

Sight Information

Address:

Dam 20, Amsterdam, North Holland, 1012 JS, Netherlands

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Phone:

020-523–0623

Sight Details:

  • €22
  • Sept.–June, daily 10–5:30; July and Aug., daily 10–7:30

Updated 08/25/2012

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