deaf and hard of hearing
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For deaf and hard of hearing visitors: the Unlimited van Abbe tour in sign language
Under normal circumstances, our tour guide will give a free tour in sign language every other month, through one of the exhibitions in the museum. These tours take place on the first Sunday of these months, at 14:00. As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, this is currently not possible.
When the tours are back on, the participation tour will be free for all visitors with an entrance ticket for the museum. Regular entrance fees apply. It is advisable to make a reservation. You can make a reservation by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 040-2381042.
Theatre tour with a signer
Discover the exhibition The collection now with the whole family, using the interactive theatre tour in the museum. On every first Sunday of the month (under normal circumstances, not during the coronavirus pandemic), this exciting tour is also accessible for families with members who are deaf or have partial hearing, because a signer participates in the performance.
Costs of participating in the theater tour are €3 per person (excluding entrance price), children up to the age of 5 can take part free of charge. The tour is in Dutch, unless stated otherwise.
Scheduled free guided tours
Participation tour is free for all visitors with an entrance ticket for the museum. Regular entrance fees apply.
You can make reservations for the following days:
> On this moment no guided tours are planned in English. For the guided tours in Dutch Sign Language, please visit the Dutch version of this webpage by clicking 'nederlands' next to the magnifying glass on the top right corner.