Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam

Top 1% of attractions in Amsterdam
8 / 10

7 expert reviews

“This museum shows, in no uncertain terms, how much courage it takes to actively resist an adversary so ruthless that you can't trust neighbours, friends or even family.”

– Lonely Planet

Fodor's Fodor's
"From May 14, 1940, to May 5, 1945, the Netherlands was occupied by Nazi Germany. This museum looks at the population's response: who resisted and how." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"The Verzetsmuseum is one of Amsterdam's most illuminating museums and quite possibly its most moving." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Has clever dioramas and interactive exhibits that neatly chart the absorbing story of the gradual rise of Dutch resistance to their Nazi occupiers from 1940 until the end of World War II." Full review
Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura
"A poignant museum dedicated to the history of the Dutch resistance against Nazi occupation  " Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Photographs, documents, weapons, communications equipment, spy gadgets...used by the Dutch Resistance, exhibits show the ingenuity—along with courage—the freedom-fighters brought to bear on Germans" Full review