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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 latest exhibition celebrating Rembrandt also celebrates Madrid’s Museo Nacional del Prado 200th anniversary by bringing Dutch ...

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 ...

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 ...

Laboratorium Rembrandt

Jodenbreestraat 4
1011 NK AMSTERDAM
Museum Het Rembrandthuis
21/09/2019 - 16/02/2020
In an effort to learn all there is to know about Rembrandt’s masterful secrets, Rembrandt House Museum is creating a laboratory wi...

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...

Rembrandts Wereld

Spaarne 16
2011 CH HAARLEM
Teylers Museum
11/05/2019 - 22/09/2019
As part of the Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age celebrations in 2019, Teyler’s Museum in Haarlem is showing a selection of etchi...

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...

Night Watching

Museumstraat 1
1071 XX AMSTERDAM
Rijksmuseum
05/09/2019 - 03/12/2019
Dutch photography Rineke Dijkstra has turned her focus to Rembrandt’s Night Watch, without showing the painting, for her new film ...

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Operation Night Watch

18 Jul 2019
Watch the restoration project of The Night Watch as the Rijksmuseum undertakes its most ambitious conservation operation yet.

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...