Situated in the beautiful location canal side, housed in a 17th-century house at Herengracht you'll find the Dutch Costume Museum.

It presents all the Dutch traditional costumes, history, fashion, design and heritage, all-in-one place. Come and discover the worldwide influences in the costumes brought by the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century.

Things to see:

Exhibits 2020

Featuring Suriname traditional costumes and 200-year old Dutch fabrics.


There are regular workshops for children, students and groups where you can learn different Dutch techniques and crafts within the fashion world, a perfect hands-on afternoon for the creative visitors.

Costume Photography

Whether you're visiting with friends or family, come and stop by the photo studio and get photographed in the traditional Dutch attire, it's great fun and the perfect souvenir or gift to take home with you

How to get there:

Tram: 2, 11, 12 to Koningsplein
Metro: 52 to Rokin

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Monday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Tuesday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Wednesday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Thursday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Friday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM daily
Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM daily


January 1st, April 27th, December 26th

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Herengracht 427


003120 - 8452399

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