Come and visit the mansion that is Herengracht 605, located on one of the most prosperous areas on the canal side its no wonder it homed some of the most successful and thriving families.


One of the most prominant families were Abraham Willet and his rich wife Sandrina Louisa Geertruyda Holthuysen, their lives are central to the museum. After the death of Sandrina she left the house and all its contents to the municipality of Amsterdam, with her wish to open up their house as a museum. With her wish granted, you can now come and view their extensive art collection and precious furniture that was once apart of their lavish lifestyle plus venture around all of their stunning 18th century rooms including the magical ballroom, the kitchen and the pantry.. you may even get lost in their vast french style garden.

An audio tour is included on entry, available in Dutch, English, Russian, German, Italian, Spanish and French.

How to get there:

Tram: 14 Waterlooplein

Metro: 51, 53, 54 Waterlooplein

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Monday 10.00 - 17.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 17.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 17.00
Thursday 10.00 - 17.00
Friday 10.00 - 17.00
Saturday 11.00 - 17.00
Sunday 11.00 - 17.00


April 27th, December 25th and January 1st
Closing at 16.00 on Dec 5th, 24th and 31st

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Herengracht 605, 1017 CE Amsterdam, Netherlands


003120 - 5231822

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