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House of Bols, the Cocktail & Genever Experience

Paulus Potterstraat 14, 1071 CZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 570 8575
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The House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience (located opposite the Van Gogh Museum) offers a truly interactive experience into the world of cocktails and the exciting bartending culture, as well as a glimpse into the history of the world's oldest distilled brand: Bols Amsterdam 1575. A visit to the House of Bols is a spectacular journey for all your senses in which you learn how to taste a delicious cocktail of your choice. Learn even more about Cocktails, Bols Liqueurs and Genevers and book a Tasting or a (private) event like a Cocktail Party or Cocktail Workshops.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free cocktail” (52 reviews)
“van gogh museum” (36 reviews)
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Paulus Potterstraat 14, 1071 CZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
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+31 20 570 8575
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"van gogh museum"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn’t really sure what to expect with this when we booked the tickets. I would recommend to anyone though. Quite interesting museum, with great interactive activities. Only took an hour if that and then you get a cocktail at the end. Worth the money. Interesting...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here today where we had the free cocktails that gave us a "drank" experience. I learned so much about distillery and blending that I wish I had more options to suggest by the end of the experience when choosing my drink. The experience of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first I didn’t want to go, nor did my mom but the hotel ensured me we’d like it. And we did. The bols experience was amazing. I wish I’d done it again, and we did the create your own cocktail so we got to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Tour is nicely eine, good Balance between information and Interactions, ranging from tactile experience over smelling all different sorts of aromas blindly, tasting a Secret red vial... Unfortunately, the free Cocktails at the end of the tour were absolutely not to my taste. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was recommended, so we went towards the end of our visit to Amsterdam. As i have a mobility problem, I asked to use the lift, which reception said was OK, except that it didn't work, and although they saw that, they did not help....More

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casmyth90
26 October 2016|
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Response from Ivy291104 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lovely gift shop. I thought the prices were fair to expensive depending on the gift. I did make a couple of purchases for friends birthday presents which I felt were special.
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Emily P
23 August 2016|
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Response from karen p | Reviewed this property |
It takes a 1-2 hours .you have to be over 18 , to enjoy the end. we did not pre book, it opens at 1 pm so can be 2nd site of the day. you get a audio to walk around at own speed. its very interactive so good fun as well as... More
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DSVelly
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Response from Arlene1986 | Reviewed this property |
We had to show ID at the door so I'm thinking not?
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