Museum Card Museumkaart
The Museum Card is a personal pass to enter more than 400 Museums in the Netherlands! It is valid one full year and it costs €59.90 (€32.45 up to 18 years of age) + a one time starting fee of €4.95. A cheap way to explore Dutch museums, and every time you wish to!
The Museum Card is not only valid for museums in Amsterdam but also in the rest of Holland.
How to order?
It is quite easy to purchase, you have only to fill a form and the card is immediately yours, together with a leaflet explaining the card's advantages and the museums you can enter for free divided per province.
In Amsterdam itself, 46 museums are included within the Museum Card:
* Allard Pierson Museum * Amsterdam Museum * Amsterdam Pipe Museum * Anne Frank House * Bijbels Museum * Cobra Museum * Cromhouthuis * Czaar Peterhuisje * De Burcht * De Appel * De Nieuwe Kerk * De Oude Kerk * Diamond Museum Amsterdam * EYE Filmmuseum * FOAM Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam * Hermitage Amsterdam * Hollandsche Schouwburg * Huis Marseille (Museum for Photography) * Joods Historisch Museum * Koninklijk Paleis op de Dam * Max Euwe Centrum * Micropia * Museum Ons' Lieve Heer Op Solder * Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis * Museum Het Grachtenhuis (Museum of the Canals) * Museum Het Rembrandthuis * Museum Het Schip * Museum Jan van der Togt * Museum Van Loon * Museum Vrolik * Museum Willet-Holthuysen * National Holocaust Museum * NEMO Science Museum * Outsider Art Museum * Portuguese Synagogue * Royal Palace on the Dam * Rijksmuseum * Scheepvaartmuseum * Stadsarchief (Amsterdam City Archives) * Stedelijk Museum * Theatermuseum * Tot zover * Tropenmuseum * Van Gogh Museum * Verzetsmuseum (Dutch Resistance Museum)
Where to buy?
The Museumkaart can be purchased online via: www.museumkaart.nl (only people living in Holland can order the Museum Card online)
More practical for tourists is to purchase a temporary Museumkaart at one of the bigger museums. It is valid for 31 days. To use it longer (for the rest of the year), you will need to register the card online.