art & exhibitions

Amsterdam is home to many of the world's most famous museums (think Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, etc). There’s also a multitude of smaller art galleries, not to forget the museums dedicated to photography, archaeology, multimedia art, ships, architecture and even cats or handbags. Most museums organise temporary exhibitions so be sure to stay up to date!

Top 10 arty coffee houses

Amsterdam is full of great art museums and galleries, and there is certainly no shortage of cool cafés, either. But what about combining the two? In a...

Rembrandt van Rijn

Rembrandt van Rijn has remained a household name all around the world for centuries. But who was Rembrandt and why does he have such lasting fame? Del...
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KunstRAI

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
03/04/2019 - 07/04/2019
Featuring a huge number of established and emerging galleries, the KunstRAI art fair returns to RAI Amsterdam every spring. The Ku...
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Unseen Amsterdam

Klonne plein 1
1014 DD AMSTERDAM
Westergasfabriek
20/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
Unseen is the leading platform for contemporary photography. Exclusively focusing on what’s new in the photography world, the plat...

Amsterdam galleries

Even if you're not planning to expand your personal art collection, a visit to one of Amsterdam's many art galleries is a great way to spend an aftern...

All museums

A real treat for art-lovers, Amsterdam is home to over 50 museums, many of them famous across the globe.