Museum Het Princessehof (Dutch Ceramics Museum)
Grote Kerkstraat 11, 8911 DZ Leeuwarden Route Planner
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daily except Mon 11am-5pm


This 17C palace, the former residence of Princess Marie-Louise, widow of the Prince of Orange, provides the backdrop for this national ceramic museum featuring a very fine collection comprising over 35 000 exhibits. It offers a voyage through the different styles, techniques and history of ceramics, which dates back to the cradle of art in the Far East and extends all the way to contemporary European production.


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