The Rijksmuseum

Home of Dutch masterpieces

A world class national museum, filled with beautiful art. Take time with the Dutch masterpieces and enjoy the best the Netherlands has to offer.
What makes the Rijksmuseum one of the world’s most famous museums is the fame of the masterpieces in its collection. Like The Milkmaid by Vermeer, Self-portrait by Van Gogh, Mondrian and the biggest collection of Rembrandts in the world. Including his masterpiece, the Night Watch.
In 80 rooms we show 8000 objects. From the Middle ages until Mondrian. With a wide selection of collections like Delft ware, sculptures, jewelry, paintings, glass and furniture. Housed in a stunning 19th century building. Built as an piece of art on its own.
Downtown Amsterdam

You’ll find the Rijksmuseum on the Museumplein in downtown Amsterdam. Close to the city’s historic canals and shops and just 20 minutes’ walk from the Anne Frank house.

Top attractions

The Gallery of Honour with masterpieces by Vermeer and Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Jan Steen.
The Milkmaid, Van Gogh and the Night Watch
The collection of doll’s houses, model ships and armoury
The Cuypers Library, the oldest and biggest collection of art history books in the Netherlands.
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