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Museums

Rijksmuseum

RijksmuseumRijksmuseum

After ten years of rebuilding, renovation and restoration, the Rijksmuseum has opened its doors again. For the first time in history the museum underwent a complete transformation of both its building and the presentation of its collection. For the very first time, visitors can follow a chronological journey through the collection, and experience the sense of beauty and time this ...

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Stadhouderskade 42, Amsterdam
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Hermitage Amsterdam

Hermitage AmsterdamHermitage Amsterdam

The Hermitage Amsterdam is the Dutch branch of the world-famous Hermitage in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Located on the banks of the Amstel River, the Hermitage Amsterdam is an exhibition space and cultural education centre with a focus on Russian history and culture. Collection Hermitage Amsterdam displays rotating selections of pieces from the ...

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Nieuwe Herengracht 14, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 308 755
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Stedelijk Museum

Stedelijk MuseumStedelijk Museum

The Stedelijk Museum is an international institution in Amsterdam dedicated to modern and contemporary art and design. The Museum aims to provide a home for art, artists and a broad range of publics, where artistic production is actively fostered, presented, protected, reconsidered and renewed. With a notable collection that’s comparable in style to The ...

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tel. +31 205 732 911
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Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh MuseumVan Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum has the world’s largest collection of paintings, drawings, and letters by famous Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh. This influential artist likely needs no introduction, as his extensive body of work is amongst some of the most well-known in the history of modern art. A trip to the Van Gogh Museum is an essential part of your experience in ...

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tel. +31 205 705 200
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Anne Frank House

Anne Frank HouseAnne Frank House

Anne Frank is one of Amsterdam’s most well known former residents. The Anne Frank House at Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam is where she lived in hiding with her family for more than two years during World War II. Now converted into a museum it contains a sobering exhibition about the persecution of the Jews during the ...

Prinsengracht 267, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 567 105
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Royal Palace on Dam Square

Royal Palace on Dam SquareRoyal Palace on Dam Square

The Royal Palace on Dam Square in Amsterdam is one of three palaces still in use by the Dutch royal family. It is used for state visits, award ceremonies and other official receptions. When the palace is not being used by the royal family, it is open to the public. Visitors can explore the magnificent interior and discover the rich history of the ...

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Dam, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 204 060
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Multatuli Museum

Multatuli MuseumMultatuli Museum

In a modest patrician house at one of the small streets of Old Amsterdam centre, there is a museum dedicated to one of the most celebrated Dutch writers. Eduard Douwes Dekker, who took the penname Multatuli, was born here in 1820 as the fourth child of the Dutch ship captain. After him one more son was born in the family, so they had to move to a bogger lodging. ...

Korsjespoortsteeg 20, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 381 938
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Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen

Museum Geelvinck HinlopenMuseum Geelvinck Hinlopen

Museum Geelvinck has a floor with an exuberant interior where styles from the 18th and the first half of the 19th century refers to the history of its residents. In conjunction with an extensive colorful garden and the former coach house is this a historic Amsterdam city palace. In the style rooms you can see how the rich of Amsterdam ...

Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis
Keizersgracht 633, Amsterdam
tel. +31 207 155 900
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Moco Museum

Moco MuseumMoco Museum

The Moco Museum is a museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art, located in the middle of Amsterdam’s famous Museum Square (‘Museumplein’). It is housed in a beautiful villa from the early 1900’s, designed by the Dutch architect Eduard Cuypers. The Moco Museum first opened its doors in 2016 and has been at the forefront of promoting the up-and-coming Street Art movement ...

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Museum Ons Lieve Heer op Solder

Museum Ons Lieve Heer op SolderMuseum Ons Lieve Heer op Solder

Experience one of Amsterdam’s most remarkable museums with an entrance ticket to Our Lord in the Attic (Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder) in a 17th-century canal house. Travel back in time to discover one of the clandestine churches of the Catholic dissenters.

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Trade Unions Museum

Trade Unions MuseumTrade Unions Museum

Dutch trade unions differ from the similar organizations in most of Europe, since they have always tried politically to stay in the center and to look for a compromise and not for a fight. Accordingly, The Trade Unions Museum located in the beautiful beginning 20c. building called De Burcht (Stronghold), through its modest exhibits tries to show the history of the movement and not their ...

De Burgh
Henri Polaklaan 9, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 241 166
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Hortus Botanicus

Hortus Botanicus

The Hortus Botanicus in Amsterdam is one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. The garden is located in the center of the city. It is a beautiful, intimate garden with an extraordinary collection of plants. Situated in the middle of the busy city life of Amsterdam, the Hortus is truly an oasis of serenity; a flowery breath ...

Plantage Middenlaan 2a, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 259 021
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Rembrandt House

Rembrandt HouseRembrandt House

What was Rembrandt's life really like? Where did the Netherlands' most renowned artist etch and paint his masterpieces? Where did the most dramatic events of his life take place? Find out at the Rembrandthuis, Rembrandt's former home on the Jodenbreestraat in Amsterdam. Background Rembrandt bought the house in 1639 when he was at the height of his fame, but ...

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Jodenbreestraat 4, Amsterdam
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JHM Children's Museum

JHM Children's MuseumJHM Children's Museum

Children aged 6 to 12 years can playfully get to know the Jewish life and Jewish traditions in the JHM museum. The children's museum is located in the Jewish Historical Museum and consists of three floors decorated like a house of a Jewish family. The Jewish family Hollander lives in the house. Father, mother and three children each ...

JHM Kindermuseum
Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 310 310
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Diamant Museum

Diamant MuseumDiamant Museum

Established in 2007, the Diamond Museum Amsterdam will teach you everything you ever wanted to know about diamonds. It is the only museum in Europe that completely revolves around diamonds. The permanent exhibition Brilliant Beauties, consist of 9 themes. The themes will show you all the different facets of diamonds. You can see the jewels of the Dutch royal family, you can see the ...

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Paulus Potterstraat 8, Amsterdam
tel. +31 203 055 300
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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson MuseumAllard Pierson Museum

The Allard Pierson Museum, part of the Department of Mediterranean Archaeology at the University of Amsterdam, houses a collection of Mediterranean antiquities and artefacts and is devoted to placing the sources of Western tradition and culture in an accessible historical perspective. The archaeological collection is permanently on view here, though the frequent temporary and ...

Allard Pierson museum
Oude Turfmarkt 127, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 252 556
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Foam Photography Museum

Foam Photography MuseumFoam Photography Museum

Foam is the place, in the center of Amsterdam, for photography in all its facets: from documentary to fashion, from contemporary to historical. A museum with international allure. Exhibitions Foam organizes major exhibitions in which the work of (world) famous photographers is presented, but also those of young talent in smaller short-term exhibitions. There are ...

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Keizersgracht 609, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 516 500
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Amsterdam Museum

Amsterdam MuseumAmsterdam Museum

The Amsterdam Museum offers an expansive collection of exhibitions and items that retell the compelling story of the Dutch capital, from its earliest developments, through the surge of growth in the Golden Age and up to the present. The city through the centuries Housed in a former orphanage just a few minutes from Dam Square, the ...

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tel. +31 205 231 822
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Tulip Museum

Tulip MuseumTulip Museum

A Dutch company trading in flower bulbs, also active in the US, established this small and nice Tulip Museum below its shop with flower bulbs at the Prinsengracht. Several main areas of interest as the history of the tulip and its cultivation as well as tulip mania are documented. The tulip has been introduced in the Netherlands in the middle of 16th century from the Ottoman ...

Amsterdam Tulip Museum
Prinsengracht 112, Amsterdam
tel. +31 204 210 095
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Tropical Museum

Tropical MuseumTropical Museum

The Tropenmuseum is one of the Netherlands’ largest museums for anthropology and ethnography, located in the east of Amsterdam. It is renowned for its beautiful architecture and its spectacular collection of works of art, music, film and photography from all over the world. The Tropenmuseum is also famous for its fascinating ...

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tel. +31 205 688 20
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Cromhouthuis

CromhouthuisCromhouthuis

For nearly two centuries, the Cromhout family resided in four regal buildings on Amsterdam’s stylish Herengracht canal. Hundreds of years later, the buildings are still as impressive and distinguished as they were in the Golden Age. As you stroll through the various rooms, you will discover the story of seven generations of the Cromhout family, learning about their influence on ...

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Willet-Holthuysen Museum

Willet-Holthuysen MuseumWillet-Holthuysen Museum

In the 19th century, Mrs. Willet Holthuysen bequeathed her 17th century canal house to the city of Amsterdam for it to become a museum. Now it is the only fully furnished patrician house that is opened to public. 17th century Canal House The beautifully decorated 3 floors house contains the extraordinary art and crafts collection of the Dutch Golden Age. The ...

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Herengracht 605, Amsterdam
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Dutch Costume Museum

Dutch Costume MuseumDutch Costume Museum

The Dutch Costume Museum is a unique attraction in the center of Amsterdam which features an impressive collection of garments from different places and periods in Dutch history. Discover how fashion culture developed in the Netherlands and how Dutch people dressed in the past. The Dutch Costume Museum is housed in a beautiful 17th-century canal house on the ...

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EYE Film Museum

EYE Film MuseumEYE Film Museum

EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam is open every day for anyone who loves film. Four screening rooms, a large space for changing exhibitions, the EYE Shop, a bar-restaurant and the permanent presentation in the Panorama helping the visitor early in the morning till late evening welcome. A building with cinematic views of the IJ. EYE has four comfortable screening rooms, ...

Eye Film museum
IJpromenade 1, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 891 400
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Yab Yum Unlocked

Yab Yum UnlockedYab Yum Unlocked

The world famous and former brothel Yab Yum opens its doors to a wider audience. The wellknown 17th-century building with the green lantern on the ‘Singel’ in Amsterdam has been transformed into a fascinating concept: YAB YUM Unlocked. Exhibition YAB YUM Unlocked Recently, the genuine YAB YUM feeling is brought back to life. YAB YUM Unlocked is a wonderful ...

Biblical Museum

Biblical MuseumBiblical Museum

The museum about the world of just one book – The Bible. The Biblical Museum (in Dutch: Bijbels Museum) is housed in the very heart of the old Amsterdam, at the Herengracht canal. An interesting historical museum exhibits objects from the Judeo-Christian tradition, history of the Bible and the influence of the Bible on the society and fine ...

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Herengracht 366-368, Amsterdam
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Jewish Historical Museum

Jewish Historical MuseumJewish Historical Museum

The Jewish influence on Dutch history is not limited to Anna Frank’s diaries. It’s a profound layer in art and culture that intertwines with Dutch traditions and lifestyle. Learn everything about the Jewish history at the Jewish Museum Amsterdam. Jewish history at the Jewish Museum Amsterdam The museum displays over 30,000 works of art, historical objects ...

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Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, Amsterdam
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Houseboat Museum

Houseboat MuseumHouseboat Museum

The Houseboat Museum gives you the unique chance to experience the life on board of a real houseboat. Moreover, this is the only Houseboat Museum in the world! On board you can see how this authentic barge was converted to a comfortable houseboat, provided with authentic skipper's quarters with sleeping bunk, sizable livingroom, kitchen and bathroom. You shall be dumbfounded at ...

Houseboat Museum Amsterdam
Prinsengracht opposite no. 296, Amsterdam
tel. +31 204 270 750
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Micropia

MicropiaMicropia

Invisible yet all around us, and if you put them all together they would weigh more than all of the humanity combined, according to some estimates. We share our existence with countless microscopic lifeforms which we’ll never get to see in our day to day lives. How can we learn more about these organisms? Enter Micropia. Micropia is the world’s first and only microbe museum, ...

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NEMO Science

NEMO ScienceNEMO Science

NEMO houses loads of experiments and exhibitions inside its giant green hull on Oosterdok. No matter your background you will learn something new and have fun while doing it. Attractions change regularly, check the homepage to get the latest word. The four floors of NEMO is a stimulating scene. Children of different ages have fun with giant soap bubbles, experiment in the chemistry lab or ...

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Oosterdok 2, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 313 233
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Portuguese Synagogue

Portuguese SynagoguePortuguese Synagogue

Beautiful ritual objects, seventeenth-century prints and paintings and by a Unesco protected library. The Portuguese Synagogue houses one of the most special Jewish heritage collections in the world. From the end of the sixteenth century, Jews of Spanish and Portuguese origin (Sephardic Jews) came to the flourishing trade city of Amsterdam. Since the ...

Portugese Synagoge
Mr. Visserplein 3, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 310 380
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Resistance Museum – WWII

Resistance Museum – WWIIResistance Museum – WWII

This is, visually told, the story of the people in a time of war. Their resistance against the occupier, their attitude and their experience. Authentic objects, photographs, documents, film and sound clips sketches how it was in the years 1940-1945, the everyday, but also the excessive moments. It is not a representative overview of important people and events in the ...

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Plantage Kerklaan 61, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 202 535
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Museum of Bags and Purses

Museum of Bags and PursesMuseum of Bags and Purses

Amsterdam is home to a large number of fascinating historical museums, but none perhaps as quaint and unique as the Museum of Bags and Purses. With over 5,000 objects, the Museum of Bags and Purses has the largest collection of handbags in the world, with pieces dating back to as early as the 16th century. The Museum of Bags and Purses is housed in a beautiful ...

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Herengracht 573, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 246 452
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Venustempel Sex Museum

Venustempel Sex MuseumVenustempel Sex Museum

The museum about a sensitive area of human sexuality is located in the busiest spot of Amsterdam, at the Damrak street, just in front of the Central Station, in the real middle of the traffic madness. Once you get inside, you realize that the Sex Museum tries to combine their rich collection of artifacts with the elements of the attraction park. Its full name is ...

Sex Museum
Damrak 18, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 228 376
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Museum van Loon

Museum van LoonMuseum van Loon

In the heart of Amsterdam's canals belt lies Museum Van Loon, a beautiful house that was designed in 1672 by architect Adriaen Dortsman. The first resident was the painter Ferdinand Bol, a pupil of Rembrandt. The interior of the house still breathes the atmosphere of wealth that the city experienced at that time. In the rooms you will find portraits, ...

Keizersgracht 672, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 245 255
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Maritime Museum

Maritime MuseumMaritime Museum

Het Scheepvaartmuseum, the National Maritime Museum, shows how our culture has been shaped by the sea. Stimulating, interactive exhibitions allow visitors to explore 500 years of maritime history. Attractive object exhibitions show the best of our world famous collection. We have special exhibitions for children, including See you in the Golden Age and The tale of the whale. We even ...

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Kattenburgerplein 1, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 232 222
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Museum of the Canals

Museum of the CanalsMuseum of the Canals

In Amsterdam you can visit a museum that is dedicated to the canals of Amsterdam from the 17th century, the Canal House Museum. Canal house and Canal-belt history The building in which the Canal house museum is located, makes part of the world heritage list since 2010, ever since then the doors ...

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tel. +31 204 211 656
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Museum Het Schip

Spaarndammerplantsoen 140, Amsterdam
tel. +31 204 182 885
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Oude Kerk (Old Church)

Oude Kerk (Old Church)Oude Kerk (Old Church)

The Old Church is located in the heart of Amsterdam, in the middle of the Red Light District. It’s the oldest building in the city, which was founded by fishermen on the banks of the Amstel River. Around 1300, a stone church was built, dedicated to Sint Nicolas. This church would grow into the impressive mediaeval monument it is today. Anyone walking in will be captured by its beautiful light. ...

Oude Kerk
Oudekerksplein 23, Amsterdam
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Theo Thijssen Museum

Eerste Leliedwarsstraat 16, Amsterdam
tel. +31 204 207 119
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Pipe Museum

Pipermuseum
Prinsengracht 488, Amsterdam
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Nederlands Uitvaart Museum Tot Zover

Kruislaan 124, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 940 482
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Pianola Museum

Westerstraat 106, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 279 624
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Hollandsche Manege het Levend Paardenmuseum

Vondelstraat 140, Amsterdam
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De Appel arts centre

De Appel arts centre
Schipluidenlaan 12, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 255 651
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Castle Muiderslot

Caslte Muiderslot
Herengracht 1, Muiden
tel. +31 294 256 262
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Nieuwe Kerk (New Church)

Nieuwe Kerk
Gravenstraat 17, Amsterdam
tel. +31 206 386 909
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Bijzondere collecties UvA

Oude Turfmarkt 129, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 257 300
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Huis Marseille

Keizersgracht 401, Amsterdam
tel. +31 205 318 989
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Press museum

Persmuseum
Zeeburgerkade 10, Amsterdam
tel. +1( 0)2 069 288 10
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