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Museums in Amsterdam

With over 60 museums Amsterdam has the highest museum density in the world and you have no excuse to be bored. Absolute highlights of Amsterdam are the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, National Rijksmuseum and Hermitage Amsterdam. However, museums like the Amsterdam Historical Museum, the Rembrandt House, NEMO Amsterdam and the Museum of Bags and Purses are most definitely worth your time too.

Art museums in Amsterdam

Sights to see

Oude Kerk Amsterdam

Amble through the sacred spaces of Amsterdam’s oldest building, now an adventurous art museum.

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Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Discover this wonderful museum with its unique 20th century collection.

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The Hermitage

This branch of the Hermitage in Saint Petersburg boasts top works from Russia and Holland.

Educational museums for children

Museums with history

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Anne Frank House

Discover how the Frank family and other people lived in hiding during the occupation of Holland.


Museum Van Loon

Museum Van Loon is the former residence of a family of regents in Amsterdam. The home is a living museum with a great art collection.


Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder

Step into Amsterdam’s most unusual church, hidden in the attic of a 17th century canal house.


Amsterdam Museum

An interactive journey through the history of Amsterdam.

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Jewish Cultural Quarter

Learn about the religion, culture and history of the Jewish people and Judaism in Holland.

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