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Diamond Museum Antwerp (Provinciaal Diamantmuseum) - CLOSED

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Think "diamonds", think Antwerp

Yes, if you think on diamonds you have to think to Antwerp, because during to centuries here was... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2015
Turda, Romania
More a jewelry shop than museum

Not a must see, but if you want a decent piece of diamond jewelry this could be the place to go... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2015
Kent, England
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
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  • Terrible13%
25 Oct 2018
“New building terrible museum”
14 Sep 2016
“The one in the picture is closed”
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

You are given a tape machine that meant to link with items you view 3 tried did not work. More silver on show than anything about diamonds! Very expensive to go in and a total backwoods step compared to old museum!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mlj2714
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The diamond museum was big and nice when it was in the building in Astridplein. Now it has a temporary location near MAS. If you arrive in Antwerpen and you see the nice building in the picture don't expect to see any diamond. Currently the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
5  Thank Guluten
Reviewed 4 August 2016

As this museum is permanently closed it has very little sense to try to visit it!! A new one, on another location, will be opened one of the coming years

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Stan S
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

That was a very different and unique experience! We really enjoyed our visit there. It was very educational and fun activity. We did not get bored at all. I definitely recommend it

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank victoria s
Reviewed 1 September 2015

another place that still figures on the list of Tripadvisor but has been closed down, and I have to write at least 100 caracters to tell this, alas : closed down, on the move, hopefully it will arise again like the phoenix elsewhere in our...More

Date of experience: August 2015
7  Thank sinjoorAntwerp
Reviewed 7 July 2015

So much history on the world of diamonds and bling. It's ahhhh-inspiring. Stories of the world's most expensive and rarest gems are held in these ancient walls. They come to life in the displays. If you love diamonds now, you'll love them to the nth...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank Lena H
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Yes, if you think on diamonds you have to think to Antwerp, because during to centuries here was and still is the "capital" of diamonds.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank vaspa
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Not a must see, but if you want a decent piece of diamond jewelry this could be the place to go. Can see pieces of jewelry being made but not at the weekend!

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank major5
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Diamond Museum is closed forever. Now Museum MAS has a small permanent diamond exhibition. Visiting MAS is recommended, nice near Schelde river .

Date of experience: April 2013
12  Thank atabiki
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Its a very nice museum, they explain very good how a diamond is formed, processed, and also the bad sides of the mining. prices for entrance are low, and you cab rent a telephone like device witch tells in most common languages the story they...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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