How to visit the Hermitage Portrait Gallery with your City Card
To visit this location with your City Card, you must reserve a time slot in advance. Book a time slot via this link , select your time slot and choose the 'I amsterdam City Card' ticket during checkout. Make sure your City Card is valid at the time of your visit.
Dutch masters in Amsterdam - permanent collection
In Group Portraits of the 17th Century, the Amsterdam Museum shows regents, militiamen and merchants of all walks of life, classes and religions, side by side. There are impressive guard portraits of Flinck, Van der Helst, Bol and Pickenoy, among others, but also a few Rembrandt: 'The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Deijman.
If you look at the figures depicted on the imposing militia pieces, you could conclude that only white people lived in Amsterdam during that period. But nothing is less true. Even then, Amsterdam was a multicolored city.
Temporary presentation Dutch Masters Revisiting
In Dutch Masters Review by curator Jörgen Tjon A Fong, prominent Dutch people of color, including football player Ruud Gullit and rapper Typhoon, assume the role of the historical Dutch of color. Humberto Tan, Ahmet Polat, Stacii Samidin and Milette Raats photographed the famous models entirely in the style of Rembrandt and his contemporaries and at special locations such as Rijksmuseum, International Theater Amsterdam, Museum van Loon, Hortus Botanicus and the Amsterdam Museum (located in the historic Burgerweeshuis) ).