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In the NMM at the former Soesterberg air base, the past, present and future of the Dutch armed forces come together. See our impressive collection at first hand and experience for yourself the exciting stories of our armed forces at the biggest...more
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Verlengde Paltzerweg 1, 3768 MX Soest, The Netherlands
All reviews military museum on display air force dutch history armed forces couple of hours public transport personal stories air base fantastic collection cold war many years nice area interactive games take your time only downside two hours
Came to the Kawasaki Motor Show and as well visited the museum. This was a great combination!
The museum has a big and pretty designed building. There is enough to see for one/two hours. A great exhibition for both young and elderly people!
If you have seen Washington's Air and Space Museum, this Dutch NMM will be a lot less spectacular but as mr. Trump said "America first" but then as Mr. Lubach - a famous Dutch comedian - has argued “The Netherlands second.” It is an impressive...More
Excellent Military Museum locates on the former Soesterberg Air Base. Highly recommend making the visit to his museum. Very little space devoted to Dutch maritime history but a very nice layout of aviation and army history & equipment. Outdoor interactive activities for the family as...More
if time permits for anyone with a military background or interest in Dutch history. I made the trip from Amsterdam (train to Utrecht then bus 52 to Soeterberg) on a warm and sunny 10th of October. The museum (entry14 Euro) has a scenic rural location...More
This museum brings the history of all the wars the Netherlands was in which basically is the story of how the Netherlands was formed over centuries.
A brought display of weaponry and also a lot of heavy equipment and planes. Plenty of interactive objects for...More
A fantastic collection of planes and guns that show the growth and strength of the Dutch armed forces. Please take your time for your visit as there's so much to see both inside and outside. Some of the planes are open to visit inside. Easily...More
Impressive collection and stunning ways to present the information! We spend there about three hours and decided to come back once more as the first time was not enough to take a look to all the war machines. A lot of information for everyone: old...More
Very good place for visiting with children.
Many weapons and ammunition are exhibited here.
You can see how military was developing in historical periods of The Netherlands.
Many tanks, planes and canons are located inside of the pavilions but outside are some of them which...More
Visited the museum on a Monday with a friend. We figured we would walk around for a couple of hours and see it all. This was a complete miscalculation. Spent the majority of the day and still did not see it all. What stood out...More