You have to be logged in to use this feature.

The Princessehof Ceramics Museum is housed in a house built in 1693, called ‘Princessehof’. The collection features a large diverse collection of Chinese porcelain. The museum displays the Dutch Art Nouveau and Art Deco ceramics from 1880 to 1930. A centrepiece in museum is a sculpture by Karel Appel. The museum also organises temporary exhibitions that demonstrate the versatility of porcelain, stoneware and earthenware.

Alternative names:

nl Stadspaleis Princessehof   en Princessehof Palace   de Princessehof Palast

  This paged is managed by the museum
Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics
Grote Kerkstraat 11
8911 DZ Leeuwarden

Museum type(s)

Art & Design


Applied art

Visitor information

Opening hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am – 05:00 pm


The museum is closed on New Year’s Day and Christmas Day.

More opening hours


0 - 12 Free
13 - 17 €10.00
18 and over €12.00
CJP Pass €10.00
Museumkaart Valid
Rembrandtkaart Valid
Friends of Princessehof Free
Groups of 10+ €10.00
Combined ticket Princessehof and Fries Museum €18.00

More admission


  • Coffee

  • Museum shop

  • Credit card

  • Parking


Grote Kerkstraat 11, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands




Permanent exhibitions


All exhibitions


Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics has 1 rating.

This rating is based on the rating of this museum on several other platforms.

Write a review

Your review helps other people learn about great and less great museums. If you've visited this museum, you can write your review below. Please pay attention to our content guidelines before you post your review.

WhichMuseum – made in Amsterdam

How would you like to sign up?

We will never post any messages without your permission.

Sign up with Google

Or use your email address

Already have an account? Log in!

Information for museums.


How would you like to log in?

Log in with Google

Or use your email address

Don't have an account? Sign up!
Forgot your password?