Museum Night 2019

eventsEarly November

On Saturday night in a first week of November each year Amsterdam’s museums open through the night from 19:00 till 02:00 hrs. More than 50 museums open their doors with a special program for young people, based on their own collection and exhibition.

In 2000, the event was organized for the first time. Meanwhile, this Museum Night has become one of the biggest events in Amsterdam. Last years, the all tickets where completely sold out.

Museum Night is aimed at 18-35 year olds. A Museum Night ticket offers visitors (besides visiting the museums): discounts on after-parties and a free repeat visit in one of the participating museums till 31 December.

In 2009 the prize awarded for best night programming. A youth jury assessed the museums on content, entertainment and hospitality. Winners were:
- De Waag Society (2015)
- Bible Museum (2014)
- Stedelijk Museum (2013)
- Amsterdam Tattoo Museum (2012)
- Castrum Peregrini (2011)
- The Oude Kerk (Old Church) (2010)

Location: Multiple museums

Website: museumnacht.amsterdam

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calendar Arrival of Saint Nicholas
Mid November
calendar Prinsengracht Concert
Third weekend of August
calendar Open Garden Days
Third weekend of June
calendar Funfair in Amsterdam
End April
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