Opening hours, address and telephone number

Open today until 17:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Herenweg 1
9161 AM Hollum-Ameland
Plan route Plan route

0519 - 54 27 37

In Museum Sorgdrager zijn naast de historische objecten ook kunstexposities
Museum Sorgdrager Ameland
Objecten over de walvisvaart tentoongesteld in het museum
Objects about whaling can also be found at the museum
Tentoonstellingsruimte in het museum
Pottery and ship models from Ameland history

Want to know what makes an Amelanders different? Visit the Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager to find out more about the cultural history of the island.

Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager is all about the history and stories of Ameland. Find out more about the role the island played in the whaling industry and marvel at the collection of Ameland furniture.


Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager is housed in the Sorgdragershuuske, the governor’s residence built in 1751 by Pieter Cornelis Sorgdrager.

Unique items tell the story of the island’s culture and the rich history of Ameland and its residents. Find out more about whaling, the lives of the Cammingha family and their mansion, explore the open repository and marvel at the lavishly decorated furniture and jewelry from times gone by.


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