Amsterdam Sights

Allard Pierson Museum

archeological museum displaying ancient Greek & Roman pottery, plus Egyptian mummies & jewelry

The Allard Pierson Museum is the archeological museum of the University of Amsterdam. The museum for antiquities, on the Oude Turfmarkt 127, is located in the former headquarters of the Nederlandsche Bank, the Dutch central bank.

Original works of art and utensils from Egypt, Etruria, the Greek and Roman world, the Near East and Cyprus from the period between 4000 and 1000 after Christ are on display.

How to get there?

tram4, 9, 16, 24 or 25 - stop Spui
parkingApcoa Parking Geelvinck

Bronze headPortrait head of a young man, Roman head sculpture in bronze, 3rd century AD

Bronze broach

Egypt Anubis

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Allard Pierson Museum

Oude Turfmarkt 127
Amsterdam (Old Centre)

official website

Opening hours

Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Mon closed
Tue 10:00 - 17:00
Wed 10:00 - 17:00
Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 13:00 - 17:00

Entrance fee

€  54-16 years
free0-3 years

allard Etruscan wrapped child, swaddled infant, 300-100 BC

photo tour

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