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Rijksmuseum

Museumstraat 1, 1071 XX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 674 7000
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The Rijksmuseum is the museum of the Netherlands. The completely renovated Rijksmuseum tells the story of the Netherlands from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. Including works by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Frans Hals, and more! Most famous is Rembrandt's masterpiece the Night Watch. A new display of the collection, a renewed building, new public facilities, a revamped garden and a new Asian Pavilion. Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Museumstraat 1, 1071 XX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
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Reviewed today

Plan to spend time here if you like museums! We saw Delft pottery we had not seen. Beautiful models of Dutch ships not to mention the paintings. Cafe is quite good for a break. It is busy so get your museum pass. Nearby Van Gogh...More

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Absolutely required. Get the Museum app free and WiFi in the museum for explanations stained glass is beautiful Rembrandt paintings accessible

Thank Bruce P
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Reviewed today via mobile

Really good museum for someone who wants diversity. 3 floors split in small rooms and different period in time history. A bit of Van Gogh, Toulouse Lautrec, a surprising Monet and all Nederland painters Isaac Israels.... in the colonies or at battle ship war or...More

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Reviewed today

Brilliantly curated museum - always worth a visit! The building itself is a piece of art, book a Highlights-tour for a good overview.

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Reviewed today

Great voiding the classic masters ,from Middle Ages Rembrandt,ver meer etc Lots of people but able to access description of most items

Thank yael b
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Reviewed yesterday

Been to few museums, including Louvre, Metropolitan Museusm of New York, Norton Simon, J Paul Getty, Smithsonian etc., and this ranks among the top 3, if not top 2. The building itself looks gorgeous and amazing. The painting inside, and the way they are curated...More

Thank nobodee
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m not an art buff by any stretch but to experience the exposure to art at the level of Rembrandt and Van Gogh up close and personal was pretty enlightening. Surprised how close they allow you to get to these Masterpieces and even take photos....More

Thank GARY N
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am a science person and had never visited an art museum before. I must say i was humbled at what i saw. Paintings stood out as photographs. Amazing creativity and art. Rembrandt’s night watch took my breath away. Amongst everyone else i loved rembrandt’s...More

Thank omar s
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Reviewed yesterday

Very large, this museum cannot be fully explored in one day, so pace yourself. Audio guide is okay but incomplete. We were there for 4 hours and focused on the Dutch masters, especially Rembrandt and Vermeer. Staff very helpful and interested, and a bonus for...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I enjoyed the Rijksmuseum, it had interesting exhibits and lots of good information, but I wouldn't say it is essential to a trip to Amsterdam. It is difficult to navigate and they could definitely do a better job there. They do have an impressive collection...More

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Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part
of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh
Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed
museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you
need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the
Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark,
the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand
connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping
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Response from Elaine G | Reviewed this property |
The museum is enormous. Decide what sections are most important to you and concentrate on those first. You might want to spread it out. It is overwhelming. Your ticket is good all day so you could go out for lunch or a walk... More
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Response from Debbie F | Reviewed this property |
I would give myself AT LEAST two hours... and you won't be sorry!!
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Response from chrissie1971 | Reviewed this property |
We went in at about 3pm on a Wednesday and walked straight in, no queuing. We already had tickets because we bought them as part of a deal with a river tour but hadn't booked an entry time. We had a good 2 hours to look... More
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