The Rijksmuseum

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The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, otherwise known as '' the '' Rijksmuseum is the largest and most important national museum of the Netherlands. The museum offers more than 200 rooms, a survey of Dutch art and history. A large part of its more than 1 million objects story collection includes several works by 17th-century Dutch

The Rijksmuseum

The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, otherwise known as '' the '' Rijksmuseum is the largest and most important national museum of the Netherlands. The museum offers more than 200 rooms, a survey of Dutch art and history. A large part of its more than 1 million objects story collection includes several works by 17th century Dutch. The most famous work is 'The Night Watch'. The current building has been in use since 1885 and since 2008 has been engaged in a major refurbishment.

Collection

The Rijksmuseum has a collection of more than one million works of art and other attractions. Yet there are a number of works which attract the most visitors.
Highlights Rijksmuseum
  • The Night Watch
  • Infanticide Beth Clay
  • Militia Banquet in the Voetboog Doelen in Amsterdam
  • Prometheus Chained by Vulcan
  • The floating feather
  • The Threatened Swan
  • The Jewish Bride
  • Portrait of a girl in blue
  • The mayor of Delft
  • Mary Magdalene
  • The mansion
  • The street
  • Depart from the mill at Duurstede
  • The holy virginity
  • The watermill

Rijksmuseum Schiphol

The Rijksmuseum also has a small exhibition iin one of the terminals at Schiphol. This opened on December 9th, 2002 by Prince Willem-Alexander. Passengers passport control passed here eenkleine collection seen coming from the Rijksmuseum.

Information

Opening hours
Open every day from 9:00 to 18:00, Friday from 9:00 to 20:30.
Closed: 1 January
Admission prices
Adults ?? 11 -
Young people up to 18 years: free
CJP / Stadspas ?? 5.50
ANWB members ?? 10, -
ING and Postbank cardholders: 50% off
Children
For children there is plenty to do in the Rijksmuseum. There are even special tours for children. In this tour you come from anything and everything to like Exotic animals, exploratory expeditions, a dollhouse and the St Nicholas by Jan Steen. In short, even for the young museum-goer there is plenty to do!

Other Facilities

  • Info Center
The information center is located in the garden of the Rijsmuseum
  • Library
The museum library, ID required!
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