It Gysbert Japicxhûs and its collection

It Gysbert Japicxhûs

It Gysbert Japicxhûs is dedicated to the important Frisian writer Gysbert Japicx, who lived in Bolsward from 1603 to 1666. Besides focussing on this writer, the museum is also dedicated to the Frisian language. There are five ongoing exhibitions. One of the exhibitions illustrates the life and poetry of Gijsbert Japicx. Another exhibition focuses on his songs. The other three exhibitions cover the Frisian language and other minority languages that are spoken in Europe.

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It Gysbert Japicxhûs
Wipstraat 6
8701 HZ Bolsward

Visitor information It Gysbert Japicxhûs

Opening hours

13:30 – 17:00
9:00 – 12:30
9:00 – 12:30
9:00 – 12:30
9:00 – 12:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


0 – 15€2.00


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Wipstraat 6, Bolsward

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