Discover a comprehensive historical collection at Museum Kennemerland, which is housed in the former municipal building of the municipality of Wijk aan Zee en Duin. This local museum focuses on the history of central Kennemerland.
The highlights of the permanent collection are: Pottery from Velsen, various tapestries from the Koninklijke Tapijtknoperij ‘Kinheim’ (Royal tapestry workshop ‘Kinheim’) and the blazons of the ‘chambers of rhetoric’ dramatic society. Other key collections are: local archaeological finds, industry and household appliances, children’s toys and ice skates.
The estates of central Kennemerland
The museum also focuses on the history of the estates of central Kennemerland. The museum displays old prints, paintings, archaeological objects and products from the region. Since recently, the open depot houses a showcase for small monthly exhibitions of items from private collections.
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|Type of Museum Pass||Price|
|Adult Pass||€ 75|
|Young Person Pass||€ 39|
|Kids Pass||€ 39|
Standard tickets Museum Kennemerland
|0 t/m 12 jaar||free of charge|
|13 t/m 18 jaar||€ 5,50|
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