Amsterdam is home to a variety of world-famous museums. No trip to the city is complete without stopping by the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum or Stedelijk Museum, but the city also has a multitude of treasures outside of the Museum District.
From museums about cats to an amazing collection of handbags, plus photography, archaeology and more, Amsterdam has museums and galleries for every type of interest.
Holiday season opening
Planning a festive museum visit? Find out which museums and attractions are open on Christmas Day and New Year's Day 2014.Public holiday opening
In search of Rembrandt
Trace the history of the Dutch Old Master and learn about his links with Amsterdam.On Rembrandt's trail
Canal house museums
Discover hidden gems of museums in Amsterdam’s elegant canal-side mansions.Canal house museums
The Stedelijk Museum is an international institution in Amsterdam dedicated to modern and contemporary art & design.
Take a stroll through an even bigger Rijksmuseum! The renovated Philips Wing opened to the public on 1 November 2014