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Royal Palace Amsterdam  


Royal Palace Amsterdam is our NO. 2 because:
In its time the Eighth Wonder of the World, and for a long time the largest administrative building in Europe.

The Royal Palace Amsterdam is used by the Dutch Royal House and is closed during royal events. Most of the year, the Royal Palace is open for visitors. You are welcome to discover the rich history and interior of this magnificent building in the heart of Amsterdam.

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"A Spectacular Entrance and a Must-See Attraction in Amsterdam"
This is a great place to purchase a Museumkaart and use it here first as it's not as busy as some of the big museums such as the Rijksmuseum. The...
Written by Skootamattaken, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Absolutely stunning"
Well worth a visit! Very good headset to listen to giving many facts and information regarding every room. Beautiful !
Written by Christine B, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Not a fully satisfied visit"
The entrance ticket came with a free audio guide. Took about 2.5 hours to go through all the rooms. The rooms are pretty impressive. But visitors are not...
Written by NSEL, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Wretched excess"
A marble box of overwrought 19th century bombast. Luckily, I had a museum card that got me in for free so I wasn't hesitant in leaving after 10...
Written by bmunn1, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Very nice palace to visit"
I was pleasantly surprised going inside the Royal Palace. Gives a good image and idea of how it used to be . Inside the palace it was nice to see the...
Written by Snijdersphotographer, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Ahhhmazing"
The central shopping district is built around the Palace. Whether you are young or old, the entertainers in the square will surely put a smile on your face
Written by JaneySouthy, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful"
Beautiful palace with great history. Very interesting place to visit. Self guide was very informative and easy to use.
Written by Luis J, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Fantastic architecture and decoration"
This huge palace is a well known building from the outer side. inside a magnificent vieuw in the building, its construction and the well taken care empire...
Written by marcmgvanhoey, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Impressive palace at the Dam square"
Paleis op de Dam is right up the Dam square. Impressive historical architecture. Nice from the outside.
Written by Awala2000, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"A Don't Miss Site!"
Think the Royal Palace is overlooked as a destination in Amsterdam but highly recommended! Sits on Dam Square. Only 10 Euros to enter with free listening...
Written by hbrohl, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Such a Grand Palace."
What an amazing experience and place. My children loved walking through the rooms which are highly polished and pristine. The furniture is only...
Written by JLotsos, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Dam Square attraction."
Was interesting looking out onto Dam Square from the inside. The balcony where Royal events & official proclamations are made is a lot closer to the...
Written by Linda G, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"ROYAL VISIT"
Beautiful and interesting place to visit. The audio guides were very practical and the comments very interesting, if you like to know about the history of...
Written by geric_johan, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Huge palace"
You can visit the palace on certain times. There are some very beautiful rooms, halls what you can visit, to get an impression how the royal famalies were...
Written by 545medva, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Magnificent!"
We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of this magnificent Palace! If you like beautifully decorated and magnificently large rooms you will enjoy this!
Written by Connie R, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Meh"
It's good to see a 'royal palace' with such a civic air but this is not a "must see". If you do go, remember to pick up an audio...
Written by Ric R, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Spectacular"
We weren't sure what to expect with the Royal Palace and were in two minds about it. Having experienced it, I would say it's definitely worth your...
Written by Lahiru D, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Taste of Royalty"
In the heart of Red Light District is the Royal Palace. Be sure to pick up the map and device so you can self guide yourself to learn about this palace...
Written by Priscilla P, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"The feeling of history was palpable"
They had one of the best statues of Atlas I've seen. The tour was inexpensive and offered some nice insight into history and the area.
Written by SteelCityIronMan, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful palace"
This is a beautiful palace. The self-guided tour itself is not too long, and you get limited view of the place. You essentially see a small part of the...
Written by itsxjackie, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"King's Day festival"
We did not realize the street cars and most buses would be shut down for King's Day but were able to get a cab to our canal boat ride. the name of the...
Written by Talarico9k, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Really well set up and good value"
This is a cool European palace, tons of history. Easy access to the IT which gives you the tour. The history is well explained, the structure and building...
Written by Joy T, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Great building"
Nice building. It worth a visit. Great land mark in Amsterdam. Don't miss it . It near the famous red light district. And Dam square
Written by MNJDIABATE, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Worth a visit"
10 euro entrance fee includes an audio aid to help you navigate this stunning palace. All the rooms have points where you point your audio aid to hear the...
Written by vodkalover4, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Fascinating royal palace"
Get the free audio guide and step inside the Royal palace with rich Napoleonic decorations and furniture .
Written by BandCtravellers, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Inexplicably not in the top 10"
Gorgeous, beautiful city hall / palace. I cannot understand how this would not be in the top 10 in Amsterdam. Perhaps the visit is too rich in historical...
Written by RDGROULX, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"So-so site"
Not overly exciting,but well done glimpse into the administrative areas during the time of Louis Napoleon. The audioguide provided gave a detailed...
Written by kagatlin, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Lovely Palace to Visit"
Loved visiting the Royal Palace. The self-guided tour takes you into well-appointed rooms and the audio narration is excellent. The interior of the...
Written by Cleomissy, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"I'm quiet disappointed!"
Only a small (really small) part of the palace is opened for exhibition. Although it's very organized and the audio guide explains really well, they...
Written by Fernanda H, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful"
We actually didn't expect much and were pleasantly surprised. The palace in itself is magnificent and the audio tour is great (first time an audio...
Written by Dasha P, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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