The Museum of the Tropics focuses on world cultures. Experience how people from all over the world mourn, celebrate, decorate, pray or fight in one of the most beautiful museums in the Netherlands.
Dating from 1926, the impressive national heritage site is located near Oosterpark, in the heart of Amsterdam-Oost. The imposing central Hall of Light provides an overview of everything the museum has to offer: an extensive permanent collection and frequent temporary exhibitions where each and every object tells a human story.
Stories on universal human themes such as mourning, celebrations, decorations, prayer and fighting. These stories spark curiosity for the world and its immense cultural diversity. From Africa to West and Southeast Asia and from New Guinea to Latin America. At the Museum of the Tropics, discover how we are all members of the same human race, despite our differences.
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Netherlands Museum Pass
Purchase the Netherlands Museum Pass to visit more than 400 museums in the Netherlands for one year.
|Type of Museum Pass||Price|
|Adult Pass||€ 75|
|Young Person Pass||€ 39|
|Kids Pass||€ 39|
Wereldmuseum Amsterdam also sells Netherlands Museum Passes on-site.
Standard tickets Wereldmuseum Amsterdam
|Kinderen||free of charge|
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Children aged 12 and under review museums as kid-approved or not (with kidsproof labelling on the photograph). Reviewing museums is fun! Collect stickers to create your own works of art.