NEMO Science Museum, Amsterdam

With five stories of interactive science exhibits for families, NEMO Science Museum makes learning fun. The largest science center in the Netherlands, it features a different scientific theme on each floor. Begin your journey on the first floor, learning about DNA and chain reactions. As you move through different levels of the building, you will discover a performance hall, water cycle exhibit, science lab, and hands-on display about the human mind. Finish your tour with a great view atop the museum at its café with a nearby children's play area. By using our Amsterdam driving holiday planner , you can arrange your visit to NEMO Science Museum and other attractions in Amsterdam.
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  • Very large and spacious museum. Very nice for kids both for small and big. Plenty to do and see or see. Coffee and pastries are even slightly cheaper in this than outside in center which I do well.
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  • The most interactive museum. A plethora of scientific activities for young, older children with issues of biology, physics and chemistry and organized workshops on every floor. Games for one or more people. The most impressive? Museum where you see happy faces and you hear laughter. Museum tempting, bustling with life. The modern definition of the museum. Good for the Dutch. Don't miss it
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  • Very nice for kids! Well, it's also interesting for their parents to be honest :) you can easily spend there whole day without regrets. Toilets and food/drink corners on every floor. The top floor (fifth) is pretty much a food place which has much more options then other floors. You can pay with credit/debit card, use free lockers to leave your bags or just take them with you. You can exit and re-enter with your ticket which is great. All in all, nice place, especially if it rains outside :)
  • One of the greatest museums I have been to. A perfect place to get your children acquainted with science in a very funny and interactive way. A lot of astonishing games and cool experiences are offered. There is useful information even in the toilets!
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