Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem
Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem
Photo: © PHGJ van Rooij

Museums in North Holland

If you travel to North Holland, you can visit several museums. There is always a museum to match your interests. Learn about authentic life around the Zuider Zee, for instance, discover special works by old masters, or explore old crafts.

Museums in North Holland

Learn about the culture and history of Volendam in these 3 museums.

Architecture & Design museums

ABC Architectuurcentrum

Everything is about architecture in Haarlem and surrounding areas.

Dedicated to all things cheese, the museum presents objects which illustrate the history of cheese-making, farm-ing culture and dairy trade in Holland.

The Beatles Museum, a must for every Beatles fan.

Art museums

Cobra Museum

The Cobra Museum in Amstelveen ensures that the avant-garde art movement CoBrA is kept alive.

Visit the Cruquius Museum Haarlemmermeer and learn all about draining the polders.

Art museums

Flowers in art

The Flower Art Museum in Aalsmeer shows art from Holland and abroad in changing exhibitions.

The largest collection of Frans Hals paintings in the world.

What did our parents’ daily life look like? The Museum of the 20th Century in Hoorn reveals all!

Come along and travel through time by steam tram and boat!

Art museums

Singer Laren

Museum Singer Laren is an art museum in the green village of Laren.

Experience the city’s history and the Golden Age at Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar!

Teylers Museum in Haarlem
Art museums

Teylers Museum

Enjoy an inspiring combination of art and science with the museum’s grand collection of paintings, books, minerals, fossils and scientific instruments.

Edam view along canal towards Dam in autumn
Sights to see

The Dam of Edam

Taste the atmosphere of authentic Holland on the Dam of Edam.

The psychiatry museum opens up the world of mental disorders in a surprising interactive manner.

History museums

Westfries Museum

Discover the wealth of the Golden Age in 25 style rooms.

Kids Museum


Where the life of old by the Zuiderzee is brought back to life.

Visit famous museums in Amsterdam, such as Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, and Anne Frank House. Order your discount tickets online.