Veenpark and its collection

Veenpark
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Veenpark has an arcreage of 160 hectares, which makes it the largest museum in the Netherlands. This open-air museum is dedicated to the digging of the brown gold, peat. The peat history of Drenthe comes to life in this museum. The visitor travels through nostalgic villages and a bog area with peat diggings. Every day, the grocer, the peat cutter, the baker and the clog maker are at work here.

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Visitor information Veenpark

Opening hours

September - June:
Monday: 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 17:00
Woensdag: 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 17:00
Friday: 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

July - August:
Monday: 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Woensdag: 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 18:00
Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

Admission

0 – 4Free
5 – 64€16.50
65+€15.50
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Location & Map

Berkenrode 4, Barger-Compascuum

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