Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum      Most famous museum of the Netherlands and located in Amsterdam on the Museumsquare is the Dutch national museum: Rijksmuseum. On the 13th of April 2013, the Rijksmuseum is completely renovated after 10 years of hard work and will be open to the public again.  The

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Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

Foto: Jan-Kees Steenman Van Gogh Museum      A popular and renowned museum throughout the world and located in Amsterdam on the Museum Square is the Van Gogh Museum. The Van Gogh Museum shows art dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and other artists from the

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Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam      Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is an international institution for modern and contemporary art and design from the early 20th century up to the 21st century. The museum is located in Amsterdam on the Museum square, close to the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Stedelijk

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Hermitage Amsterdam

Hermitage Amsterdam

Hermitage Amsterdam      Hermitage Amsterdam is the Dutch dependance of the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg. The museum is situated in the ‘Plantage’ area and located in a 17th century historical building on the banks of the River Amstel. The idea was born to reach a larger

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Anne Frank House

Anne Frank House

Anne Frank House   One of the three most popular museums in Amsterdam and well known throughout the world: Anne Frank House. The actual house and hiding place where Anne Frank lived during the Second World War is still intact and became a museum for visitors. It

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Amsterdam Museum

Amsterdam Museum

Amsterdam Museum      Amsterdam Museum, formerly known as ‘Amsterdam Historical Museum’, is a museum about the history, past and present of Amsterdam. It can be seen as the material memory of the city of Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Museum is situated in the heart of the city (‘old

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Het Scheepvaartmuseum

Het Scheepvaartmuseum

Scheepvaartmuseum      Het Scheepvaartmuseum (The National Maritime Museum) is situated in a former naval storehouse at the river IJ in the Plantage area close to Amsterdam Central Station. The museum offers a large and impressive collection about the Dutch maritime history over 500 years. The museum exhibits

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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum      The Allard Pierson museum is the archaeological museum of the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The museum is named after the first professor of archaeology teaching at the University of Amsterdam: Allard Pierson. Since 1976, the Allard Pierson museum is situated in the former

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Foam | All about Photography

Foam | All about Photography

Foam | All about Photography      Foam is the ‘FOtografie (photography) museum AMsterdam’ and is situated at one of the canals; Keizersgracht (canal belt area). The museum is housed in 3 buildings, all connected to each other. Naturally, the museum is all about photography. Foam museum is

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