Opening hours, address and telephone number

Open today until 17:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Thu - Sun 10:30 - 17:00
Mon Closed
Tue 10:30 - 17:00
Fort Pampus 1
1398 PX Muiden
Plan route Plan route

0294 - 26 23 26

Het eiland met omliggende schepen
Pampus
Schaduw van een persoon voor een rij stapelbedden
Travel through time at the fort

Get a breath of fresh air on Pampus, an island fort. It takes half an hour to reach Pampus by water, a wonderful experience in itself. Once you get to the fort, find out all about military secrets and history. Discover this unique Unesco World Heritage Site.

Visit the island fort and discover 400 years of history of the province of Holland. The various experiential pathways make visiting the island a unique outing for young and old alike. Discover the many Pampus stories. Stories going back to the times of the Dutch East India Company (VOC), when ships sailed from the East on their way to Amsterdam and got into difficulties in the shallow waters off Pampus.

Pampus, a unique Unesco World Heritage Site

The official visitor center of the Defense Line of Amsterdam (Stelling van Amsterdam) is a unique Unesco World Heritage Site. At Pampus, see how Amsterdam was protected by a 135 km defense line in the late 19th century. As an island fort, Pampus gave new meaning to defending the city of Amsterdam.

Access

Netherlands Museum Pass valid

Would you like to purchase a Netherlands Museum Pass?

Discover more