Natuurcentrum Ameland (Nature Centre)

Meet in this centre before undertaking a tour of the island. Dioramas, photos and models will give you an insight into the different landscapes of the island: wadden, coastal areas, polders, woodland dunes, beaches. North sea fish from the live in the aquariums. But the centrepiece is the skeleton of one of the four sperm whales which beached on the island in November 1997.

Useful information

Address:

Strandweg 38, 9163 GL Nes

Price:

6.25 € (-12 years old 4.50 €)

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, weekends 11am-5pm; rest of year: telephone for timetable

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