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Rijksmuseum van Oudheden

Leiden, Netherlands

The Dutch National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden) is the national centre of archaeology where you can appreciate the cultures of ancient Egypt, the Near East, the classical world and the early Netherlands.

The Egyptian collection is one of the ten most important Egyptian collections in the world. The department Archaeology of the Netherlands is a unique permanent exhibition, as it is the only complete survey of the archaeological history of the Netherlands.

Entrance fees

Adults: €9 Children until 13 years: free Children 13 to 17 years: €5,50 Budget ticket: €25 (2 adults + 2 children 13 to 17 years*)

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Rijksmuseum van OudhedenRapenburg 28
2311 EW Leiden
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