Due to the new corona measures we are closed temporarily.

Visitor information

Due to the new corona measures we are unfortunately closed until further notice. We will keep you updated!

Although the museum is closed, in the upcoming weeks we will share posts about houseboats, the history of shipping, and other curious things related to (house)boats on instagram!

Entrance fee

Adult € 4,50
Adult with Annual Museumcard € 3,50
Children 5 – 15 years € 3,50
Children 5 – 15 years
with Annual Museumcard
€ 2,50
Children < 5 years Free
Iamsterdam City Card Free

Your visit will sustain the preservation of this maritime legacy. The museum is a private, independent initiative which operates entirely without subsidy.


  • Plenty headroom inside.
  • Photography allowed onboard.
  • Museum shop with books about houseboats etc.


The Houseboat Museum is moored in the Prinsengracht, just outside the Jordaan area. By foot it is only 5 minutes from Westermarkt (Anne Frank House).

Prinsengracht 296 K
1016 HW Amsterdam

+31 (0)20 42 70 750