The Tropen Museum, Amsterdam

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Linnaeusstraat 2,
1092 CK, Amsterdam

The Tropenmuseum (Museum of the Tropics) is an ethnographic museum located in Amsterdam, whose collection includes objects from Southeast Asia, South Asia, West Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. Also included are Chinese, Japanese, Korean and European objects, as well as a photography, textile and theatrical collection which encompasses musical instruments, masks and puppets. Since 2014, the Tropenmuseum has been part of the Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen (Dutch Museum of World Cultures), along with the Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden, the Afrika Museum in Berg en Dal, and the Wereldmuseum in Rotterdam.