Amsterdam Art Museums

Amsterdam hosts a couple of world famous museums. See the Night Watch by Rembrandt in the Rijksmuseum or the Sunflowers by Van Gogh in the Van Gogh Museum. But besides these well-known museums, another interesting museum of art is The Hermitage Amsterdam, graced with outstanding exhibitions of items from the collection of the State Hermitage in Saint Petersburg.
Our recommendations for Art Museums in Amsterdam are:
Go to the details & reviews page of art museum Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam See the Old Masters Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum. The finest works from the 17th century, the highlights of the Golden Age, and more. The Rijksmuseum offers an overview of art and history from the Middle Ages onwards. You'll find the most beautiful art accompanied by exciting tales.

Rembrandt is especially well-represented with twenty works and his Night Watch forms the highlight of the whole collection. The Rijksmuseum is the first major national museum in the world to open 365 days a year. Every day from 9.00 to 17.00.
Jan Luijkenstraat 1, Amsterdam
+31 20 674 70 00
Daily 9.00 to 17.00
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Go to the details & reviews page of art museum Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam contains the largest collection in the world of paintings by Vincent van Gogh. It provides the opportunity to keep track of the artist's developments, or compare his paintings to works by other artists from the 19th century in the collection. The museum also organises many exhibitions on various subjects from 19th century art history.

The museum is incredibly popular and busy. Try to be there early or come to one of the Friday night openings.
Paulus Potterstraat 7, Amsterdam
+31 20 570 5200
Daily: 09.00 to 18.00
Fri: till 22.00
Van Gogh Museum
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