Housed in a grand 17th-century canal house (and a location for the film Ocean's 12), the Cat Cabinet differs from Amsterdam's more notorious pussy palaces. It's a veritable temple to the feline form: in fact, it boasts that it's the world's only museum with a permanent exhibition devoted to cats, and so far no one's come forward to disagree. Paintings, statues, posters and cattish ephemera fill the vast rooms, guarded (after a fashion) by moggies who spend the time lying around, cocking a silent snook at guests.
|Venue name:||Kattenkabinet (Cat Cabinet)||Contact:|
|Opening hours:||Open 10am-2pm Tue-Fri; 1-5pm Sat, Sun.|
|Transport:||Tram 1, 4, 9, 14, 16, 24, 25.|
|Price:||Admission €5; €2.50 under-12s.|