One of Amsterdam's most beautiful landmarks, the Rijksmuseum, is home to a world-class art collection, including masterpieces such as Rembrandt's The Night Watch and Vermeer's Milkmaid Serving Maid. The museum has recently reopened after a 10 year renovation. The details and the breathtaking beauty of the building even inspire "Kunstbanausen." The rush is great, so you should be there before 11 clock. Open: daily 9: 00-17: 00
February 23, 2016
The museum is dedicated to the arts, crafts and history. It houses a large collection of paintings from the Golden Age of the Netherlands and a comprehensive collection of Asian art objects and artifacts on Dutch history. The museum displays about 8,000 exhibits and has been declared a Rijksmonument. It has about 2.2 million visitors a year.
December 17, 2017
The Rijksmuseum is Holland's national museum that tells the history of the country from the Middle Ages to the present day. The world-famous highlights from the Golden Century, the heyday of Holland - such as Rembrandt van Rijn's Night Watch and Johannes Vermeer 's Milkmaid - can be admired in the Rijksmuseum.
Visitors can travel back in time and experience a sense of beauty and time. The 800 years of Dutch (art) history are presented in an international context using a chronological timeline with 8,000 objects spread over four floors and 80 new halls.
Whether you are planning a short or long stay in Amsterdam, a visit to the Rijksmuseum is a must. The Rijksmuseum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Rijksmuseum ticket office closes at 4:30 p.m.
Tip: Buy an e-ticket online in advance so you don't have to queue at the cash desk.
January 8, 2021
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