Het Grachtenhuis

4.4 Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Herengracht 386, 1016 CJ Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +31-204211656
  • Ticket Price: 12 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Educational Site, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums
Tickets From $16.84

Het Grachtenhuis is a picturesque museum that offers a closer look into the history of the majestic canals in Amsterdam. Visit the destination and take a walk through history. The destination gives the visitors a chance to get to know the city of Amsterdam a bit better through the use of Audio and visual guides that will give you all the information that you will require. A fun and learning experience is what the place offers.

Entrance Ticket Details For Het Grachtenhuis

  • Children 6-17: Euro 6
  • For children 0-5 and Iamsterdam City Card holders: Free entry 
  • Museumcard is NOT valid.

Online purchase at hetgrachtenhuis.nl

  • Adults: Euro 10
  • Children 6-17: Euro 5

How to Reach Het Grachtenhuis

  • Take a tram from Amsterdam, Koningsplein.
  • Take a bus or tram from Amsterdam, Spui (Rokin).

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  • Het Grachtenhuis Address: Herengracht 386, 1016 CJ Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Het Grachtenhuis Contact Number: +31-204211656
  • Het Grachtenhuis Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Het Grachtenhuis Price: 12 EUR
  • Time required to visit Het Grachtenhuis: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 0.16% of people who visit Amsterdam include Het Grachtenhuis in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Het Grachtenhuis visit around 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Het Grachtenhuis

Thursday and Friday

50% of people prefer walking in order to reach Het Grachtenhuis

People normally club together Tassenmuseum Hendrikje and Hortus Botanicus while planning their visit to Het Grachtenhuis.

People also prefer to start their day with Het Grachtenhuis.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Het Grachtenhuis Reviews & Ratings

  • I went there with my nine year old son, and we both loved it. That fact that it's small doesn't mean it isn't interesting, because it really is, not in the least because of the audio/visual tour. It makes for a fairly short but nice visit. Well worth it, with friendly and helpful staff as a bonus.

  • Well thought out museum. Informative of Amsterdam's development. Comfortable and relaxing place to visit. Good example of a grand house. Photos supplied are views of surroundings.

  • The Canales Museum gives good insight on how Amsterdam was constructed. It makes the history very visual and simple to understand, from videos to holograms. You can see that a lot of details and technology has been invested in the museum. The museum has kept the original house interior and garden. The museum has a nice shop. The museum is equipped with coat hangers and lockers to use by visitors. I've deducted one star because of the high price. You pay 15€ pp for a 45 minute tour.

  • Modern interactive exposition, general information about city history and construction. But I expected some more engineering details. In addition just beautyfull historical interiors on the ground floor.

  • Great resource. Really interesting, worth a visit to understand why and how Amsterdam was built. Knowledgeable staff. Gorgeous house and garden.

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