Hollands Kaasmuseum (Dutch cheese museum)
Waagplein 2, 1811 JP Alkmaar Driving directions
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Mar-Oct: Mon-Sat 10am-4pm (Fri 9am-4pm and Sun Apr-Aug 1pm-3.30pm); Nov-Feb: Sat 10am-4pm


Cheese presses and various other implements and tools chart the history of cheese and butter making. You will see attractively decorated wooden cheese presses. The documentation on the second floor shows how cheese is still made in farms and dairies, highlighting the importance of the dairy industry to the Dutch economy.


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