photography

With two excellent museums dedicated to photography – Foam and Huis Marseille – many temporary photography exhibitions, such as the annual World Press Photo, and a plethora of small, independent galleries that also deal in photography, Amsterdam has plenty to offer to the discerning photography fan.

10 Amsterdam photo hotspots

With its kilometres of canals, brick bridges, old churches and 17th-century architecture, Amsterdam is a photographer’s paradise. But where can you st...
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Unseen Amsterdam

Klonne plein 1
1014 DD AMSTERDAM
Westergas
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...
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Affordable Art Fair

Gedempt Hamerkanaal 231
1021 KP AMSTERDAM
Affordable Art Fair
31/10/2019 - 03/11/2019
Calling all aspiring art collectors! The Affordable Art Fair takes place at the Kromhouthal in Amsterdam Noord. And as the name su...

Unseen Amsterdam

Pazzanistraat 33
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
Westergasterrein
20/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
Unseen Amsterdam returns for its eight edition to highlight the latest developments at the forefront of fine art photography at th...
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Unfair Amsterdam

Pazzanistraat 37
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
Zuiveringshal Westergasterrein
26/03/2020 - 29/03/2020
Unfair Amsterdam is an energising art fair that shines a light on some of the Netherlands’ most innovative designers and artists, ...

Eyes on Robert

Lijnbaansgracht 234A
1017 PH AMSTERDAM
Melkweg
18/06/2019 - 31/07/2019
Robert Mapplethorpe: photographer, enfant terrible and queer. His transgressive work is characterized by an uncompromising curiosi...

Photography museums

The Amsterdam art scene naturally has strong associations with the Old Masters, but the city is also home to several premier photography museums and a...

All museums

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

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...

Tentoonstelling Jodenvervolging in foto’s

Plantage Middenlaan 27
1018 DB AMSTERDAM
Nationaal Holocaust Museum
28/01/2019 - 06/10/2019
From 28 January 2019 the exhibition The Persecution of the Jews in Photographs: The Netherlands, 1940–1945 is open for visits at t...