We went in this museum just because we saw there is a mummy exhibited. You can also see Greek and Roman stuff. There is a room with pottery fragments where you can assemble them. They also gave us a f...
Very poor layout of the museum, and rudimentary selection in the cafe.
There is more open space than actual artifacts on display. Those that are on display have meagre descriptions and it's as if everything is huddled together in a typical non-organized fashion - So comm...
The Allard Pierson Museum is a museum about the ancient cultures, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and the Near East. Since it is an Amsterdam University collection museum, you will in the lower floor also fin...
We when there and there was construction equipment in front the main entrance, but there was NO signs saying it closed. Matter of fact, there was another sign saying the entrance was 20 meters away, S...
First of all, beautiful building. Welcoming staff, although they forgot to offer me the audiotour so I had to go back and ask for it. The audiotour was informative but only available for the temporary...
Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeology museum of the University of Amsterdam. The ancient civilizations of ancient Egypt, the Near East, the Greek World, Etruria and the Roman Empire are revived in this museum. Art-objects and utensils, dating from 4000 B.C. till 1000 A.D. give a good impression of everyday-life.
Attractions Near Allard Pierson Museum
The Amsterdam Dungeon
Munt Tower (Munttoren)
University Museum Agnieten Chapel (Universiteitsmuseum de Agnietenkapel)