Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

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Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

The Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art offers by far the best collection of modern art in Amsterdam, with an emphasis on paintings. A number of works are permanently on view from the museum's renowned collection of paintings and sculpture, drawings, prints, photographs, graphic design, applied art and design and new media. A number of frequently changing exhibitions is always on view as well.

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Visit Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam in Amsterdam, Holland’s beautiful capital, and admire fantastic exhibitions and a permanent collection boasting many twentieth century ‘masters’

  • Discover Stedelijk Museum and see the most famous De Stijl, Cobra, Pop Art, and Minimal Art works.
  • The permanent collection includes works by Picasso, Appel, Mondrian, Monet, Cezanne, Matisse, Chagall, and Renoir, amongst others.
  • Also explore the beautiful museums nearby.

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam has a large modern and contemporary art collection that emphasizes painting. The permanent collection of the museum includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, photographs, applied artworks, and (new) media. The Stedelijk Museum also presents temporary exhibitions throughout the year. You will be amazed by the many top works that can be found in the Stedelijk collection.

Modern and contemporary art in Amsterdam

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is a dynamic museum that keeps a close eye on the countless art genres and developments. Art from the second half of the twentieth century features prominently in the collection. The permanent collection focuses on De Stijl, Cobra, Nouveau Realism, Pop Art, Colorfield Painting, Zero, and Minimal Art. Picasso, Karel Appel, Piet Mondrian, Monet, Cezanne, Matisse, Chagall, and Renoir are just a few of the many artist whose works can be admired at the museum.

Visit Stedelijk Museum

The Stedelijk Museum can be found on Museumplein square in the center of Amsterdam, rubbing shoulders with Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum, and the world-famous Concertgebouw. Museumplein square is just a few tram stops away from Leidseplein, Albert Cuyp market and the bustling De Pijp district. This is where you can find the greatest quantity of cafés and restaurants per square meter in Holland. After visiting the museum, you can reflect on all that you have seen while enjoying a drink and a bite at one of these venues.

Opening hours & prices

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm and on Thursdays from 10 am to 10 pm. Tickets cost €20 from 27 March to 16 August and €15 from 16 August to 26 March. Children up to 18 years are admitted free of charge.

Nearby

Stedelijk Museum is located in the beautiful capital of Amsterdam and of course there is much more to see and do in the city. The famous Rijksmuseum with its countless works by Dutch masters from the Golden Age, for instance, and Eye or the Anne Frank House are well worth a visit.

Accommodations

Whether you prefer a low budget hotel, a romantic place to stay or a boutique hotel, Amsterdam has a great hotel to offer for every preference and budget, both in the center and its surrounding neighborhoods. Check out the comprehensive selection and book your ideal hotel here!

Editors’ tip:

Walk from Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam to the Vondelpark and enjoy a cup of coffee at one of the beautiful terraces.

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