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Body Worlds

Damrak 66, 1012 LM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 216 0601
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Gunther von Hagens’ BODY WORLDS: The Happiness Project in the heart of Amsterdam tells the amazing story of our own body and the impact of happiness on our health. More than 200 anatomical specimens of real human bodies show the complexity, resilience and vulnerability of the body. Join the 40 million people around the world who have already seen the exhibition and been on this fascinating voyage of discovery through the human body.
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  • Average9%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Damrak 66, 1012 LM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This exhibition is truly amazing and eye opening giving you the opportunity to see and learn about the human anatomy in a way an average person wouldn't experience anywhere else! It has a happiness theme which is also interesting and gives you food for thought....More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear alhughes1, Thank you for your amazing feedback! We are glad to hear that the exhibition was eyeopening and educational and we can agree that a lot can be learned about the human body at Body Worlds. The Happiness Project takes visitors on a thrilling...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Never seen bodywork so had to venture in during our MINIBREAK. Has a happiness theme which was interesting but the plasticted bodies links seemed tenuous but I loved itMore

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Mumma, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you came and visit us during your Minibreak:) With the theme happiness we want to show what effect happiness has on our body. This will also influence the choices we make on a daily...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Body world is an interesting experience. I really enjoyed the representation of all the bodies muscles and the inner organs along with their function but it lost the WOW factor pretty soon. In the beginning it’s amazing to see how everything about you is really...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Dade, Thank you for sharing your experience. It is really wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the representation of all the bodies muscles and the inner organs. With the interactive components throughout the different floors, we hope to inspire everybody and this way make...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fascinating and insightful! An absolutely incredible exhibition and so well thought out. A must do when in Amsterdam!More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear andyg0re, Thank you for rating us with the highest score possible and for strongly recommending us to future guests! It is a pleasure for us to know that you had such a fascinating and insightful experience during your visit to Body Worlds. Happy you...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum was very interesting all about the human body. They were real bodies that had been plasticised. Well worth a visit.More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear AnnH59, We want to thank you for sharing this great review with us. Body Worlds is a very interesting exhibition which can definitely be an eye-opener for everyone and it is well worth a visit. We hope the visit inspired you and we also...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was a little unsure at first and only planed the visit due to others saying it's a must visit place. It's 6 floors of everything about the human body, and how different things in life can effect us on a day to day basis. With...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Thejamesfour, Thank you for this positive review. It is sincerely a pleasure for us to hear the great and informative visit you had at Body Worlds. It is a fun way to discover how our body really works in a unique way and to...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This bodyworld The Happiness project was smaller than the show in Singapore, but still well worth a visit I bought tickets online from bodywork and got them cheaper than on the door. Very well done and tasteful. Allow time to read and take part in...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Katojo, Thank you for your 5-star rating! We are extremely happy to hear that you found the exhibition well done and tasteful. Especially we like the fact that you took the time to read and take part in the interactive components throughout each floor....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted to visit this experience when they came to England but they wasn’t aloud back. I cannot explain how happy and excited I was to have gone and experienced this! Everything there is so interesting and makes you realise so much about ourselves and...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear AmyCoatesss, Thank you very much for your enthusiastic 5-star review and for recommending a visit to Body Worlds! The Happiness Project offers a thrilling voyage of discovery through the human body, in search of what makes us happy and the impact of happiness on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I visited here on our visit to Amsterdam. We just walked in and bought tickets at the door which were around 20 euros so I would probably suggest you buy tickets online first. There was no queues at all going in and...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Natalie A, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us! First of all, we are delighted to read your detailed explanation about Body Worlds so future guests can get a better view of what to expect. We are also glad to hear...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great exhibit to go to, very interesting and informative. Found it very fascinating and learnt a lot of things about the human body.More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Madison, Thank you for giving us the highest rating possible! We are excited to hear that you found the exhibition very fascinating and informative. We never stop learning in life and we are happy that you leart a lot of new things on your...More

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shaneg2909
27 May 2018|
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Response from AE212 | Reviewed this property |
Wouldn’t need it.. there’s clear signs next everything both in English and Dutch. You would only need the audio tour if you struggled to read.
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Zara L
22 October 2017|
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Response from Julita S | Reviewed this property |
It is not free, but worth every penny 😁 Check their website, sometimes they do an auction for the tickets and you can get them on much lower price 😉
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Response from Marian R | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps 2hours will be enough it depends on how much detail you want to study
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