Noordbrabants Museum, which together with Stedelijk Museum s'Hertogenbosch comprises the heart of the museum district in the city of Den Bosch, offers a unique overview of life in Brabant through the centuries. From Roman times to modern top works by Jan Sluijters, you will find it all at the 4000 m2 exhibition space.
Het Noordbrabants Museum showcases art, history and culture of the Brabant region. The dynamic museum exhibits original paintings by Vincent van Gogh, who lived in Brabant, as well as an impressive collection of paintings from 1500-1800, including those of Pieter Brueghel, Van Thulden and Bosschaert.
- Take a look at beautiful Van Gogh paintings at the Van Gogh Pavilion
- Discover the museum’s stunning mix of old and new art: an archaeological collection from the Roman pe-riod, paintings from the 16th - 19th centuries and modern art paintings
- Learn about Brabant’s colourful history at the museum’s exhibitions
Het Noordbrabants Museum, which together with Stedelijk Museum 's-Hertogenbosch comprises the heart of the museum district in the city of Den Bosch, offers a unique overview of life in Brabant through the centuries. From Roman times to modern top works by Jan Sluijters, you will find it all at the 4000 m2 exhibition space.
Behind the beautiful Classicist façade of the old Den Bosch Government Palace you will find great exhibitions on the art, culture and history of Noord-Brabant. Following a large-scale renovation and reopening in 2013, the museum has added temporary exhibitions in the garden gallery and side wing in addition to the permanent collection.
Noord-Brabant through the centuries
The permanent collection embraces works from the late Middle Ages, such as ‘God’s Judgement’, 16th century works by Pieter Breughel the Younger, Spittende Boerin by Vincent van Gogh and modern works by Jan Sluijters, Theo Kuypers, Pieter Stoop and others. The museum is located on Verwersstraat 41 in Den Bosch.
2016: Jheronimus Bosch 500 year
2016 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450 – 1516), the most famous Dutch medieval artist. Countless exhibitions and activities will be organised in and around 's-Hertogenbosch, also known as Den Bosch, the city in which he was born, to honour this imaginative ‘devilish artist’. Read about the top 10 must-see highlights of Jheronimus Bosch 500 in 2016!
From the Noordbrabants Museum, an inspiring cycling route leads through the authentic landscape of Brabant. The cycling route offers a wonderful overview of the development that Vincent van Gogh went through in his period in Brabant.