Regular exhibition

The history of the chicken and the egg

  • In our spacious museum you will find an extensive collection of artefacts showing the development of Dutch poultry farming: from small-scale poultry farming to modern, animal-friendly holdings today. You will discover unexpected facts about the chicken and the egg.

    • Ehere does the chicken come from
    • The contents of an egg
    • Chicks directly from an old incubator
    • Old and new housing systems
    • Egg sorting machines, with demonstration
    • The Barneveld egg market
    • For the children there is a search letter with Kuukel as a guide