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NEMO Science Museum

by Jeronimo
The shape of the NEMO Science Museum

The NEMO Science Museum

Science is all about the NEMO Science Museum. The purpose of this museum is mainly to inform and teach children about the science all around us.

The mission of the museum is to bring science and technology closer to the public.

Inside the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam

Inside the museum

The building is divided into 4 thematic floors:

  • Humania – Discover more about who you are
  • Elemanta – Learn about the building blocks of the cosmos
  • Technium – Unravel everyday technology
  • Fenomena – Experience how science works
Technium floor at NEMO Science Museum

The Technium floor at NEMO

In the museum, you can play, investigate and experience how science and technology works.

This machines tells you about purifying water

How is water purified by the dunes into drinking water?

The dunes along the coast in The Netherlands are purifying water to use it for drinking water.

If you like science a visit to the museum is definitely worth it, however, remember the museum has a strong focus on children. Don’t forget to visit the rooftop terrace NEMO as for stunning views of Amsterdam!

This machine learns about the logistic process of orders placed on the internet, how is it send to the buyer?

Location of the NEMO Science Museum

The museum is about a 10 minutes walk from Amsterdam Central Station.


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Open: Daily from 10 AM to 5:30 PM. Before 8th of February 2018 and after 9th of September 2018 the museum is closed on Monday. On Kingsday (April 27th) the museum is closed as well
Admission: € 16,50 from 4 years up. Children younger than 4 are free
Address: Oosterdok 2, Amsterdam

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