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Museum Beelden aan Zee

Harteveltstraat 1, 2586 EL Scheveningen, The Hague, The Netherlands
+31 70 358 5857
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Very Nice statues

This museum has a very Nice collection of statues. The setting, in the sanddunes of Scheveningen... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
hollandmill
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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UNIQUE AND AMAZING - DON'T MISS THIS SCULPTURE MUSEUM.

Having seen a picture of a huge sculpture 'on the dunes outside the museum' at Scheveningen, the... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
DIANECYMRU
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Museum Beelden aan Zee focuses exclusively on contemporary sculpture. The museum was founded in 1994 and now holds nearly one thousand sculptures and several hundreds of medals. This is the only Dutch museum which specializes in exhibiting sculpture. The collection holds work from sculptors as diverse as Armando, Stephan Balkenhol, Iris Le Rütte, Tony Cragg, Per Kirkeby, Giacomo Manzú, Kiki Smith, Igor Mitoraj, Jan Meefout , Berlinde De Bruyckere, Shinkichi Tajiri and Cornelis Zitman.
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Harteveltstraat 1, 2586 EL Scheveningen, The Hague, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has a very Nice collection of statues. The setting, in the sanddunes of Scheveningen (The Hague beach) gives it all an extra ‘something’).

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Having seen a picture of a huge sculpture 'on the dunes outside the museum' at Scheveningen, the seaside resort near The Hague, we decided to visit. An easy tram ride from the Hague took us to the seaside, where this museum, built around a lovely...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

We were with a group and had reserved a workshop (2 hours) in working with plaster. This was well done with a very competent/excellent teacher!! While our creations were drying/solidifying she took us on a tour of the exhibits and told us a bit about...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Nice museum with beautiful sculptures on a very spectacular spot near the sea and beach of Scheveningen.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I’m not sure if I would visit this museum in case if I didn’t have museum card which give free of charge entry. The philosophy and manner of expression of Tirzo Martha is not my favorite style. Combinations of the used toilet seat, rusty beds...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The exhibits are always beautiful and well-groomed. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Beautiful fixed collection. Simple restaurant with tasty lunch dishes.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

There is a tendency for art museum to run from one exhibition the the next. Due to cicumstances Beelden aan Zee shows a selection from its own collection of sculptures, inbetween other exhibitions. That is a nice formula where the museum's rich collection gets the...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The museum Sculptures near the sea is a very good sculpture museum. It has changing exhibits as wel a permanent collection on show. It offers a variety of styles. There is an inside as well as outside exhibition. Well worth a visit!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Really really worth checking out - an open air museum on the beach, on the dunes, bigger-than-you sculptures. I just loved it! You just stroll along the beach and on one side there's the ocean and on the other you see these massive sculptures, it...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I would say that this museum, easily to reach by public transport, is a must. Well designed, in the dunes of Scheveningen, it is a real gem with their own collection and their fine exhibits of modern art, time and again.

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