Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Volendam is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Volendam a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Volendam.
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#1 of 3 Art and Culture in Volendam | Added 744 times in trip plans
Zeestraat 41, 1131 ZD Volendam, Netherlands
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Every visiting tourist is after a while struck by a curious question - why is Volendam so famous? For all purposes and intents, it looks like any regular port town, albeit a pretty one. This museum, while exploring the evolution of Volendam into a modern town in the late 19th and early 20th century, answers that question.
There is a wonderful exhib...
Built in 1658, this is the oldest church in Volendam. The bell homestead (or farmhouse) style building is made entirely out of wood. Inside is an 18th century organ, with pipes from different periods from history. There is a bell tower on top. The Protestant church was made a national monument in 1976. It is still in active use, but is usually clos...
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Kerkepad 1, 1131 CX Volendam, Netherlands
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Volendam's second most famous church is a Catholic one. It was built in 1860. In addition to being a place of prayer, it is also regularly used for organ concerts. The Volendam Opera Choir holds an annual concert as well. The organ at the church today was built in 1916, though the church only acquired it in 1971. In case there is a service for a ce...