The Vakbondmuseum offers a permanent exhibition showing the progress and history of unions in Dutch history. If you think that kind of thing sounds interesting, you'll enjoy it; if not, don't make a special trip - unless, perhaps, for the fascinating collection of posters. That said, for those whose interest in labour relations is even casual, the building itself is worth a peek: it was designed by Berlage, who viewed it as his favourite, to house the offices of the country's first trade union - that of the diamond workers.
|Venue name:||Vakbondsmuseum (Trade Unions Museum)||Contact:|
Henri Polaklaan 9
|Opening hours:||Open 11am-5pm Tue-Fri; 1-5pm Sun.|
|Transport:||Tram 6, 9, 14|
|Price:||Admission €2.50; €1.25 12s-18s; free under-12s, MK.|