Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam

The Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the University of Amsterdam named Allard Pierson (1831-1896), the first professor of art history, aesthetics and modern languages ​​and literature at the university. He explained in the period 1877 to 1895 a collection of plaster casts.

The second archeology professor who taught at the University of Amsterdam, Jan Six. He had a large collection of books and antiques. When he was in 1926 died, this collection proved crucial to the university. To purchase these for research and education in 1932, the Allard Pierson Foundation founded by the son of Allard Pierson, Jan Louis Pierson. The collection was housed in a building at the Weesperzijde to Amsterdam, the upper floor it served from 1931 as a museum.

Many purchases, gifts and loans to the museum grow. On 12 November 1934, officially became Allard Pierson Museum founded, housed at the Sarphatistraat 129-131, corner Roetersstraat.

Also this building was too small, and in 1976 opened Princess Beatrix , the present building, the former headquarters of the Dutch Central Bank at the Old Turfmarkt. The museum contains a collection in the field of Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman antiquities.

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city centre of Amsterdam.

Address

Allard Pierson Museum
Oude Turfmarkt 127
1012 GC Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 525 2556

Email: allard.pierson.museum@uva.nl

Website: www.allardpiersonmuseum.nl

Prices

Adults: € 10.00
* Children 4 to 16: € 5.00
* Children under 4: free
* Children under 12 with Citypas free
* Seniors (over 65), CJP, Citypas, students (ISIC) € 5.00
* Holland Pass 50% discount € 5.00
* Groups of 10 or more € 9.00 p.p.
* Students and staff of UvA/HvA free
* Schoolchildren in groups (provided prior notification is given) free
* MK(Museum card) free
* MK Junior card, Rembrandt Association free
* I AMsterdam Card free
* Holland Pass A t/m D, members of VVAPM, ICOM, members UB, friends or TIN free

Tickets

* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Monday: Closed (open April 21st and May 5th)
Tuesday - Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm

The museum is closed on the 1st of January, 27th of April (King's Day), Christmas Day


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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam

The Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the University of Amsterdam named Allard Pierson (1831-1896), the first professor of art history, aesthetics and modern languages ​​and literature at the university. He explained in the period 1877 to 1895 a collection of plaster casts.

The second archeology professor who taught at the University of Amsterdam, Jan Six. He had a large collection of books and antiques. When he was in 1926 died, this collection proved crucial to the university. To purchase these for research and education in 1932, the Allard Pierson Foundation founded by the son of Allard Pierson, Jan Louis Pierson. The collection was housed in a building at the Weesperzijde to Amsterdam, the upper floor it served from 1931 as a museum.

Many purchases, gifts and loans to the museum grow. On 12 November 1934, officially became Allard Pierson Museum founded, housed at the Sarphatistraat 129-131, corner Roetersstraat.

Also this building was too small, and in 1976 opened Princess Beatrix , the present building, the former headquarters of the Dutch Central Bank at the Old Turfmarkt. The museum contains a collection in the field of Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman antiquities.

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city centre of Amsterdam.

Address

Allard Pierson Museum
Oude Turfmarkt 127
1012 GC Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 525 2556

Email: allard.pierson.museum@uva.nl

Website: www.allardpiersonmuseum.nl


Prices

Adults: € 10.00
* Children 4 to 16: € 5.00
* Children under 4: free
* Children under 12 with Citypas free
* Seniors (over 65), CJP, Citypas, students (ISIC) € 5.00
* Holland Pass 50% discount € 5.00
* Groups of 10 or more € 9.00 p.p.
* Students and staff of UvA/HvA free
* Schoolchildren in groups (provided prior notification is given) free
* MK(Museum card) free
* MK Junior card, Rembrandt Association free
* I AMsterdam Card free
* Holland Pass A t/m D, members of VVAPM, ICOM, members UB, friends or TIN free

Tickets

* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Monday: Closed (open April 21st and May 5th)
Tuesday - Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm

The museum is closed on the 1st of January, 27th of April (King's Day), Christmas Day


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Amsterdam tourist information about Allard Pierson Museum

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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam

The Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the University of Amsterdam named Allard Pierson (1831-1896), the first professor of art history, aesthetics and modern languages ​​and literature at the university. He explained in the period 1877 to 1895 a collection of plaster casts.

The second archeology professor who taught at the University of Amsterdam, Jan Six. He had a large collection of books and antiques. When he was in 1926 died, this collection proved crucial to the university. To purchase these for research and education in 1932, the Allard Pierson Foundation founded by the son of Allard Pierson, Jan Louis Pierson. The collection was housed in a building at the Weesperzijde to Amsterdam, the upper floor it served from 1931 as a museum.

Many purchases, gifts and loans to the museum grow. On 12 November 1934, officially became Allard Pierson Museum founded, housed at the Sarphatistraat 129-131, corner Roetersstraat.

Also this building was too small, and in 1976 opened Princess Beatrix , the present building, the former headquarters of the Dutch Central Bank at the Old Turfmarkt. The museum contains a collection in the field of Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman antiquities.

Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city centre of Amsterdam.

Address

Allard Pierson Museum
Oude Turfmarkt 127
1012 GC Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 525 2556

Email: allard.pierson.museum@uva.nl

Website: www.allardpiersonmuseum.nl


Prices

Adults: € 10.00
* Children 4 to 16: € 5.00
* Children under 4: free
* Children under 12 with Citypas free
* Seniors (over 65), CJP, Citypas, students (ISIC) € 5.00
* Holland Pass 50% discount € 5.00
* Groups of 10 or more € 9.00 p.p.
* Students and staff of UvA/HvA free
* Schoolchildren in groups (provided prior notification is given) free
* MK(Museum card) free
* MK Junior card, Rembrandt Association free
* I AMsterdam Card free
* Holland Pass A t/m D, members of VVAPM, ICOM, members UB, friends or TIN free

Tickets

* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Monday: Closed (open April 21st and May 5th)
Tuesday - Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm

The museum is closed on the 1st of January, 27th of April (King's Day), Christmas Day


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