Friends and donors of Edam Museum
The Museum has about 310 friends. They all feel closely involved with the museum about the rich history of Edam. Museum Friends receive a pass that allows them and their family household, free access to all exhibitions. They can also attend lectures at the Museum for free or at reduced rates. New museum publications are available free of charge or at a discounted Friends rate.
You can enjoy these benefits for just € 17.50 per year.
Become a Museum Friend.
Friends are important
Friends of the Museum greatly increase support for all activities, both financially and socially. Regularly, and at least once a year, Friends of receive a newsletter.
Are you already receiving the Newsletter?
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Become a friend?
Come and see the new acquisitions.
Entry is free with your Friend’s card.
The annual Friends’ donations are well spent
Edam Museum buys special objects and exhibits them identifying them as “Friends’ purchases”. New collection items are added almost annually. Here is a selection:
2017: Two cityscapes by Isaac Ouwater, acquired partly with support from the Friends of Edam MuseumRead more. Currently only available in Dutch.
2008: Various archaeological finds, such as this pottery ornamental plate: Lead glazed lid with thistle flower, dated (15)95. Decoration typical of Hessisch (Werra area)
2009: A bell-shaped fire cover, known as a fire clock
2012: An 18th century finial
As you can see, your contribution is an indispensable source of income for the museum.