Amsterdam Marionette Theatre

Amsterdam Marionette TheatreIn a former smithy, operas are being presented by wooden actors in the most beautiful costumes.

The Amsterdam Marionette Theatre exists already for more than 30 years! In a small theatre close to Nieuwmarkt square is the classic marionette theatre showed. Wooden actors, in beautiful costumes of silk and velvet, present opera and musical theatre of composers like Mozart and Schubert. The shows are very suitable for children and adults. The show pieces are being presented with voice recordings in Dutch. No less than six puppet masters bring the large marionettes alive. A fairy tale! Look for the actual shows and datums at the website of the Marionette Theatre.

Visit the Marionette Theatre with a group

private dinner marionette theatreFor families and companies, special opera dinners and opera high teas could be organized, including a tour behind the scenes, as you like. Special workshops and shows for schools are available as well.

Special offer

If you show the Amsterdam Old Town map, you will get a 20% discount on the entrance fee for adults (€ 12,- instead of € 16,-)

Address and map

Amsterdams Marionette Theatre
Nieuwe Jonkerstraat 8, Amsterdam
T +31(0)20-620 80 27
Go to the website for more information

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Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 264
1012 RS Amsterdam
T +31(0)20 - 62 38 622

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