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Body Worlds

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Body Worlds Amsterdam 'The Happiness Project' Skip-the-Line Ticket
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Gunther von Hagens’ BODY WORLDS: The Happiness Project in the heart of Amsterdam tells the amazing story of our own body and the impact of happiness on our health. More than 200 anatomical specimens of real human bodies show the complexity...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Happiness is a choice. Learn why in this interesting museum of the human body. Expect to be hear for at least 2 hours. The audio commentary is not necessary but did add an additional element.More

Thank Silent_Traveller_11
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Silent_Traveller_11, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review and for rating us with the highest score possible! Happiness is indeed a choice and knowing how it can affect our health, just gives one more reason for all of us...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I absolutely loved this museum. Spent hours viewing the various anatomy non display. Booked tickets prior to visit to ensure cheaper tickets.More

Thank princess_babsy
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear princess_babsy, We want to thank you for taking the time to write this review regarding your visit to Body Worlds. It makes us glad to hear you found the exhibition very interesting. Visiting Body Worlds is indeed a unique way to get to know...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always wanted to visit this place, and war so excited to go. I loved it, and even my husband found it really interesting (and he wasn't fussed on going). So much interesting facts to learn, and the real life bodies are incredible to...More

1  Thank Roslyn D
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roslyn, Thank you for visiting us. We are happy that you were able to convince your husband to go and that both of your were positively surprised. With so much to learn and discover wandering through all the floors becomes a little journey on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Body worlds was okay. Sounded a lot better than what I imagined. The body parts are real however they have been preserved which makes them look very plastic so you're not overly wowed by that. I did not feel it was worth the ticket entry...More

1  Thank TerriP747
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TerriP747 Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you were glad that you visited us even though we did not exceed your expectations.It is such a unique exposition that we understand this can give mixed feeling or emotions. Nevertheless, we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a little bit weird but enjoyed it overall, defiantly worth a look if you in Amsterdam. Price seemed pretty reasonable to.More

Thank kungfuostrich
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear kungfuostrich, We want to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope that even though you found the exhibit to be a bit "weird", you got to discover some facts you did not know about our body and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a deal on Groupon so the cost was bearable , we heard some grumbling from others who had paid full price. It was very interesting and the first few floors were good but I got bored and it seemed to get increasingly sillier...More

Thank Steve G
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve G, Thank you very much for taking your time to write a review. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your overall visit at our Body Worlds. We can agree that everybody is experiencing our exhibition differently and it can happen that some...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a unique and interesting place where you get to see actuaL human tissues .It is called happiness project and highlights the stuffs that makes human happy.More

1  Thank TrishnaS33
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TrishnaS33, Thank you very much for your positive feedback! It is true that our Happiness Project takes visitors on a thrilling voyage of discovery through the human body, in search of what makes us happy and the impact of happiness on our health. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found Body Worlds to be very interesting and totally different from anything we had been to be. Would totally recommend a visit.

Thank Alexandra M
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alexandra M, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are glad to hear you liked our exposition and you experienced it as fascinating and very interesting. Also a big thanks for your recommendation! Kind regards, Body Worlds: The Happiness Project

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well laid out, very interesting exhibition. Probably not suitable for young children. Takes around 1-2hrs. Educational.More

Thank KBell28
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear KBell28, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! We are glad to read you enjoyed our educational exhibition. Since we have visitors from different age groups we can agree that everybody is experiencing our exposition differently. Hopefully we can welcome you again for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, Forget about the advertising, its a step by step (organ after organ) voyage of the human body. Very nice way of viewing the human body in a various ways of preservation. Lots of info (better with earphone guide), a few spots of fun (like...More

Thank ran s
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Body Worlds, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ran S, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. It makes us really happy to hear how much you enjoyed exploring the human body step by step. Each floor highlights a different part of the body, and with all the interactive parts, it...More

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IsabelleP1341
14 September 2018|
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Response from michelle m | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about groupon but on their site you can always bid to buy tickets. I got around €7 discount by bidding on a ticket. I’ve never done this before so was wary but no problems and scanned barcode after purchasing.
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Nicola S
27 August 2018|
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Response from Heidi H | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Check out De Gerstekorrel : ) It's close to Damsquare, Anne Franks house and the Central Station. Bodyworld is between the Central Station and Gerstekorrel. Nice hotel! I've been to Amsterdam just this one time... More
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shaneg2909
27 May 2018|
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Response from AE212 | Reviewed this property |
Wouldn’t need it.. there’s clear signs next everything both in English and Dutch. You would only need the audio tour if you struggled to read.
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