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The Randstad Sights

Museum de Schotse Huizen

  • Kaai 25–27 Map It
  • Veere

Updated 10/16/2012

Fodor's Review

This enchanting little museum stands beside two 16th-century buildings, facing the town's small inner harbor, that were once the offices and warehouses of Scottish wool merchants. Highly ornate, the buildings are named Het Lammetje (The Little Lamb) and De Struys (The Ostrich); you'll know which is which by studying the facade stones. Inside the museum is a collection of local costumes, porcelain, furniture (don't miss the Zeeland "star cabinet" inlaid with star shapes in ivory and wood), household items, and paintings. It's all delightfully old-world Dutch: the blue-and-white tiled fireplace, high ceilings, and exposed brickwork may make you feel like you've stepped into a Vermeer painting.

Sight Information

Address:

Kaai 25–27, Veere, 4351 AA, Netherlands

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Phone:

0118-501–744

Sight Details:

  • €4
  • Daily 1–5

Updated 10/16/2012

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