Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is the largest and most important art and historical museum in the Netherlands with about 1 million art objects in its collection. The museum was built with Gothic and Renaissance styles by architect P.J.H. Cuypers. The museum is owned by the State and aims an overview of Dutch art and history to show to a broad public. There are many famous collections of works by Rembrandt (The Night Watch), Johannes Vermeer, Vincent Van Gogh and Frans Hals as well as delftware, sculpture, Asian art and prints.

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam - Holland
The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn

The Night Watch - Rembrandt van Rijn
The painting may be more properly titled by its long since forgotten name The Company of captain Frans Banning Cocq and lieutenant Willem van Ruytenburch preparing to march out. In the 18th century the painting became known as the Night Watch. It is prominently displayed in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, as the best known painting in its collection. The Night Watch is one of the most famous paintings in the world.


The Milk Maid by Johannes Vermeer

The Milk Maid - Johannes Vermeer
The Milkmaid (Dutch: De Melkmeid or Het Melkmeisje), sometimes called The Kitchen Maid, is an oil-on-canvas painting of a "milkmaid", in fact a domestic kitchen maid, by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer. It is now in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, which regards it as "unquestionably one of the museum's finest attractions".

Johannes Vermeer was born in Delft and was a well-known painter of the Dutch golden age. He lived in the same time as Rembrandt van Rijn.


The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

The Merry Drinker - Frans Hals (1582 – 26 August 1666) was a Dutch Golden Age portrait painter who lived and worked in Haarlem, though he was born in the Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium). He is notable for his loose painterly brushwork, and he helped introduce this lively style of painting into Dutch art. Hals played an important role in the evolution of 17th-century group portraiture.

Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem is only 18 km from Amsterdam www.franshalsmuseum.nl


The Peace Negotiations from Ferdinand Bol Wedding Portrait from Frans Hals Painting from Karel Appel Self portrait from Rembrandt van Rijn Anatomy of the arm from Rembrandt van Rijn The Jewish Bride from Rembrandt van Rijn The Milk Maid from Johannes Vermeer The Night Watch from Rembrandt van Rijn The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city center of Amsterdam.

Address

Rijksmuseum
Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 674 7000

Email: info@rijksmuseum.nl

Website: www.rijksmuseum.nl

Rijksmuseum Book Online

Prices

* Adults: € 17.50
* Children aged 18 and under, Museumkaart holders, members of ICOM, ICOMOS, UNESCO,
  the Rembrandt Association (Vereniging Rembrandt), KOG, Vrienden van de Aziatische Kunst and Vrienden van het Rijksmuseum: free admission
* Holders of CJP or Stadspas: 50% reduction on regular ticket price

Tickets

* Online Tickets: We recommend that you buy your tickets online. An e-ticket gives you fast admission to the Museum
* 15 persons or more? Register your group visit
* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Daily 9 am to 5 pm, all days of the year
The Rijksmuseum’s ticket desk closes at 4:30 pm




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Amsterdam tourist information about Rijksmuseum Museum

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Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is the largest and most important art and historical museum in the Netherlands with about 1 million art objects in its collection. The museum was built with Gothic and Renaissance styles by architect P.J.H. Cuypers. The museum is owned by the State and aims an overview of Dutch art and history to show to a broad public. There are many famous collections of works by Rembrandt (The Night Watch), Johannes Vermeer, Vincent Van Gogh and Frans Hals as well as delftware, sculpture, Asian art and prints.

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam - Holland


The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn

The Night Watch - Rembrandt van Rijn

The painting may be more properly titled by its long since forgotten name The Company of captain Frans Banning Cocq and lieutenant Willem van Ruytenburch preparing to march out. In the 18th century the painting became known as the Night Watch. It is prominently displayed in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, as the best known painting in its collection. The Night Watch is one of the most famous paintings in the world.


The Milk Maid by Johannes Vermeer

The Milk Maid - Johannes Vermeer

The Milkmaid (Dutch: De Melkmeid or Het Melkmeisje), sometimes called The Kitchen Maid, is an oil-on-canvas painting of a "milkmaid", in fact a domestic kitchen maid, by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer. It is now in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, which regards it as "unquestionably one of the museum's finest attractions".

Johannes Vermeer was born in Delft and was a well-known painter of the Dutch golden age. He lived in the same time as Rembrandt van Rijn.


The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

The Merry Drinker - Frans Hals

Frans Hals (1582 – 26 August 1666) was a Dutch Golden Age portrait painter who lived and worked in Haarlem, though he was born in the Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium). He is notable for his loose painterly brushwork, and he helped introduce this lively style of painting into Dutch art. Hals played an important role in the evolution of 17th-century group portraiture.

Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem is only 18 km from Amsterdam www.franshalsmuseum.nl


The Peace Negotiations from Ferdinand Bol

Wedding Portrait from Frans Hals

Painting from Karel Appel

Self portrait from Rembrandt van Rijn

Anatomy of the arm from Rembrandt van Rijn



The Jewish Bride from Rembrandt van Rijn

The Milk Maid from Johannes Vermeer

The Night Watch from Rembrandt van Rijn

The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city center of Amsterdam.

Address

Rijksmuseum
Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 674 7000

Email: info@rijksmuseum.nl

Website: www.rijksmuseum.nl

Rijksmuseum Book Online

Prices

* Adults: € 17.50
* Children aged 18 and under, Museumkaart holders, members of ICOM, ICOMOS, UNESCO,
  the Rembrandt Association (Vereniging Rembrandt), KOG, Vrienden van de Aziatische Kunst and Vrienden van het Rijksmuseum: free admission
* Holders of CJP or Stadspas: 50% reduction on regular ticket price

Tickets

* Online Tickets: We recommend that you buy your tickets online. An e-ticket gives you fast admission to the Museum
* 15 persons or more? Register your group visit
* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Daily 9 am to 5 pm, all days of the year
The Rijksmuseum’s ticket desk closes at 4:30 pm



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Amsterdam Travel Guide: Museums

Amsterdam tourist information about Rijksmuseum Museum

Amsterdam-Travel-Guide.Net

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is the largest and most important art and historical museum in the Netherlands with about 1 million art objects in its collection. The museum was built with Gothic and Renaissance styles by architect P.J.H. Cuypers. The museum is owned by the State and aims an overview of Dutch art and history to show to a broad public. There are many famous collections of works by Rembrandt (The Night Watch), Johannes Vermeer, Vincent Van Gogh and Frans Hals as well as delftware, sculpture, Asian art and prints.

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam - Holland


The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn

The Night Watch - Rembrandt van Rijn

The painting may be more properly titled by its long since forgotten name The Company of captain Frans Banning Cocq and lieutenant Willem van Ruytenburch preparing to march out. In the 18th century the painting became known as the Night Watch. It is prominently displayed in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, as the best known painting in its collection. The Night Watch is one of the most famous paintings in the world.

The Milk Maid by Johannes Vermeer

The Milk Maid - Johannes Vermeer

The Milkmaid (Dutch: De Melkmeid or Het Melkmeisje), sometimes called The Kitchen Maid, is an oil-on-canvas painting of a "milkmaid", in fact a domestic kitchen maid, by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer. It is now in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, which regards it as "unquestionably one of the museum's finest attractions".

Johannes Vermeer was born in Delft and was a well-known painter of the Dutch golden age. He lived in the same time as Rembrandt van Rijn.

The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

The Merry Drinker - Frans Hals

Frans Hals (1582 – 26 August 1666) was a Dutch Golden Age portrait painter who lived and worked in Haarlem, though he was born in the Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium). He is notable for his loose painterly brushwork, and he helped introduce this lively style of painting into Dutch art. Hals played an important role in the evolution of 17th-century group portraiture.

Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem is only 18 km from Amsterdam www.franshalsmuseum.nl


The Peace Negotiations from Ferdinand Bol

Wedding Portrait from Frans Hals

Painting from Karel Appel

Self portrait from Rembrandt van Rijn

Anatomy of the arm from Rembrandt van Rijn



The Jewish Bride from Rembrandt van Rijn

The Milk Maid from Johannes Vermeer

The Night Watch from Rembrandt van Rijn

The Merry Drinker by Frans Hals

Visit permanent and temporary exhibitions during a visit to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. This cultural trip is a must during your city trip or weekend break to Amsterdam. The museum is located in a beautiful historical building in the city center of Amsterdam.

Address

Rijksmuseum
Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0) 20 674 7000

Email: info@rijksmuseum.nl

Website: www.rijksmuseum.nl

Rijksmuseum Book Online

Prices

* Adults: € 17.50
* Children aged 18 and under, Museumkaart holders, members of ICOM, ICOMOS, UNESCO,
  the Rembrandt Association (Vereniging Rembrandt), KOG, Vrienden van de Aziatische Kunst and Vrienden van het Rijksmuseum: free admission
* Holders of CJP or Stadspas: 50% reduction on regular ticket price

Tickets

* Online Tickets: We recommend that you buy your tickets online. An e-ticket gives you fast admission to the Museum
* 15 persons or more? Register your group visit
* At the ticket counter in the museum

Opening hours

Daily 9 am to 5 pm, all days of the year
The Rijksmuseum’s ticket desk closes at 4:30 pm



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Amsterdam Travel Guide: Museums

Amsterdam tourist information about Rijksmuseum Museum

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