We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Katz”
Review of The Cat Cabinet

The Cat Cabinet
Book In Advance
More Info
US$68.32*
and up
I amsterdam Card - City Pass for Amsterdam
Ranked #118 of 532 things to do in Amsterdam
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: A museum for cat lovers that features a collection of objects d'art wholly centered around the theme of our feline friends.
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

Don't expect anything exceptional here. The collection is very nice and consists of nice posters and small statues. But even if it was only for this lovely building interior, it is definately worth a visit.

Thank Evren11
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (441)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

173 - 177 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 28 July 2014

...but maybe better for cat-crazy people (I was with two). The suggestion in the guides is that this is about art but it's mainly a collection of knick-knacks about our furry feline friends. Quite small too. Look out for the space in one room where people leave their cat-related messages in most languages for, well, I'm not sure why. But some are amusing not to say bizarre. Mieow!

Thank rogerlwhite
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 July 2014

This was a fun, unexpected stop. It doesn't have that clean museum feel to it. There were many large pieces on the floor, covering each other. The walls were very full in some places and it was very dimly lit. But it was none the less exciting when the live cats were walking around the cat art. Very interesting to see Picaso and Rembrant's work in this little place. I wouldn't make it a priority unless you want to say you've been to a cat museum!

Thank Mandi G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 July 2014

It's 6 euro for less than 3 dusty rooms upstairs, filled with weird posters and odd art works, not very related to the subject. Expected much more. Not worth your money.

2  Thank Yael_HT
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 July 2014

A museum devoted entirely to cats! So if you are a cat lover, this is a great way to spend an hour or two. And it's on the Herrengracht, which makes for a lovely walk.

1  Thank Peter8623
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed The Cat Cabinet also viewed

 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 

Been to The Cat Cabinet? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing