Princessehof Ceramics Museum

Princessehof Ceramics Museum

Leeuwarden | Netherlands

About the Museum

Princessehof Ceramics Museum is a museum of ceramics in the city of Leeuwarden in the Netherlands. The museum has the largest and most varied collection of Chinese porcelain in the Netherlands and has a rich collection of the Dutch Art Nouveau and Art Deco ceramics from the period 1880-1930. The 18th-century city palace of Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, Princess of Orange Nassau, ancestor to King Willem-Alexander, is located at the heart of Leeuwarden’s historic city centre. This building houses the Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics.

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