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Huis Marseille, Museum for Photography

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Huis Marseille is Amsterdam's first photography museum. For over fifteen years now, Huis Marseille has been offering a varied exhibition program in which photography's rich history and diverse uses are given consideration. In addition to this, the...more
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Keizersgracht 401, 1016 EK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is more a gallery and the exhibits will change. But you get to see a traditional canal side house, well 2 actually, as you move from room to room. There is also an exhibit in the garden house and I’m sure in summer it...More

Thank CorneliusfudgeGM
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Say the word museum and I think most people imagine a space exhibiting – at least in part – a permanent collection. This place isn't that sort of place. Instead it features temporary exhibits of contemporary art photography, both solo and group shows. The work...More

Thank mphillips12000
Reviewed 23 July 2018

If you want to see two (since 2013 connected) typical old (350 y.) canal houses with all the floors and nice garden with flowers and various well-presented and interesting photo/video exhibitions than this is the place to visit in city centre. The garden house is...More

Thank Fred d
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The building itself was very nice and it is located on a beautiful historic street; however, the exhibits were disappointing. There are very few photographs (only a few per room) and most were pictures of rocks. Perhaps I just visited at a time when the...More

Thank Alec C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very special and pleasant surprise to visit this hidden gem in the heart of the city, small but intimate, very sensational curation of contemporary photography in a charming historical maison of great history.

Thank Jenn_Lam
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Visit Huis Marseille, located on the Keizersgracht, one of the famous canals in Amsterdam in a beautiful monumental building where the museum is named after. It is the first museum to exhibit photos as a form of art in the Netherlands. It has a new...More

Thank Chitra28
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We visited both these photography museums in the same day. FOAM was by far the best. This one is a bit niche. Looks closed from the outside but an automatic door gains you entry. More expensive than FOAM.

Thank CardiffMaddie
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We enjoyed our visit here even though the current exhibitions were not right up our alley.We didn't need to spend more then an hour or so because of this but do not let that deter you from checking this museum out.Art can be so very...More

Thank VancouverZengirl
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Photography is art and therefore there are things that you will love, like, loathe and hate or just have not interest in. The exhibits for my visit were very good documentary journalistic photo exhibits, but unfortunately neither if the exhibits lit my flame so to...More

Thank cgmoo
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Huis Marseille was an amazing find. I was looking for something different and an exhibit, Jerusalem Stone caught my eye. Entry fee was beyond reasonable at 8 euro. The museum is small but laid out over several floors. Each room is curated beautifully for maximum...More

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Yes. That is exactly what we did and no line! Good luck.
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I would look af both websides first to see what the exhibitions of the moment are and choose the one you like most. If you like them both as well I would choose the huis of Marseille for this is also an interesting old... More
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