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Rembrandt & the Dutch Golden Age

2019 marks the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt van Rijn's death. Find out about the special events taking place in Amsterdam, The Hague and Leiden to celebrate the life and works of this remarkable Golden Age painter.  

 

Where to see Rembrandt & the Dutch Golden Age in 2019

Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age

Rembrandt sculpture
As the most famous of the Dutch Masters, Rembrandt made an indelible impression on the Netherland’s artistic history. Learn all about his legacy.

Rembrandt timeline

Rembrandt van Rijn self portrait
We’ve put together a timeline of Rembrandt’s life, looking at his work and the far-reaching influence this master has had on subsequent generations of artists.

Rembrandt year route

It is the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt's death in 2019. Take this walking route to discover his world.

Rembrandt year exhibitions

Rembrandt – Velázquez

Museumstraat 1
1071 XX AMSTERDAM
Rijksmuseum
11/10/2019 - 19/01/2020
The Rijksmuseum presents the work of two great 17th century masters, Rembrandt and Velázquez. Featuring paintings that share an in...

Jonge Rembrandt

Oude Singel 32
2312 RA LEIDEN
Museum De Lakenhal
03/11/2019 - 09/02/2020
From November 2019 to February 2020 Museum De Lakenhal will present the exhibition Young Rembrandt. This will be the first major e...

Nicolaes Maes

Plein 29
2511 CS 'S-GRAVENHAGE
Mauritshuis
17/10/2019 - 19/01/2020
The Mauritshuis presents an exhibition on Nicolaes Maes, one of Rembrandt’s most talented pupils. This is the first retrospective ...

Inspired by Rembrandt

Jodenbreestraat 4
1011 NK AMSTERDAM
Museum Het Rembrandthuis
07/06/2019 - 01/09/2019
This exhibition presents a terrific opportunity to see the most remarkable Rembrandt works of art from the Rembrandthuis Museum's ...

Masterly The Hague

Lange Vijverberg 14-15-16
2513 AC 'S-GRAVENHAGE
Het Friese Hof in het Museumkwartier
19/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
Masterly The Hague is a festival for old master paintings and Dutch Design. Three historical monuments set against Hofvijver Lake ...

Rembrandt and the Mauritshuis

Plein 29
2511 CS 'S-GRAVENHAGE
Mauritshuis
31/01/2019 - 15/09/2019
The exhibition Rembrandt and the Mauritshuis includes eighteen paintings that are or have been attributed to Rembrandt. Among thos...
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Rembrandt's Social Network

Jodenbreestraat 4
1011 NK AMSTERDAM
Museum Het Rembrandthuis
01/02/2019 - 19/05/2019
The Rembrandt House’s staging of Rembrandt’s Social Network marks the start of Rembrandt Year 2019, three and a half centuries aft...

Dare to Discover: A VR Journey

Kattenburgerplein 1
1018 KK AMSTERDAM
Het Scheepvaartmuseum
01/01/2019 - 31/12/2019
All aboard the East Indiaman Amsterdam at Het Scheepvaartmuseum (The National Maritime Museum) for a spectacular Virtual Reality t...

All the Rembrandts

Museumstraat 1
1071 XX AMSTERDAM
Rijksmuseum
15/02/2019 - 15/06/2019
For the first time, the Rijksmuseum will showcase its entire collection of Rembrandt works. That’s about 22 paintings, 60 drawings...

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Rembrandt timeline

2019 marks 350 years since the death of Rembrandt, and museums throughout Amsterdam will be commemorating his life in a year-long celebration of Rembr...

Rembrandt lives on

18 Feb 2019
350 years after his death, Rembrandt is as alive as ever in Amsterdam, the city that inspired his creative passion and continues to influence generati...