Exhibitions in Amsterdam

what's on in the museums and galleries

Amsterdam is a city of museums with lots of great exhibitions and events. Find out what's on when you will be in Amsterdam.

upcoming and current exhibitions

8 March 2018 – 3 June 2018


High Society

35 life-size portraits by the great masters in art history: from Cranach to Velázquez and from Rembrandt to Manet


9 March 2018 - 3 June 2018


Bernd, Hilla and the Others

a collection of photographs from the influential Düsseldorfer Photoschule

Huis Marseille

24 April 2018 - 3 June 2018


Bernardine de Neeve Prize

3 contenders of the Bernardine de Neeve Award show their visual arts glass works

Museum Jan van der Togt

8 March 2018 - 4 June 2018



pastel portraits of the most important international and Dutch pastellists in Holland during XVIII and XIX

Museum Van Loon

25 May 2018 - 17 June 2018


Out of Order

a 'living' exhibition in which physical movement is central, as a response to digital and interactive developments in art

Arti et Amicitiae 

14 April 2018 - 22 July 2018


World Press Photo 18

61th edition of the competition with photographs displayed on hanging panels in the gothic interior of the church

De Nieuwe Kerk

17 April 2018 - 29 July 2018


Future Bags

Will we still need bags to carry around by 2050, or will they have disappeared in a world of AI and hyperconnectivity?

Museum of Bags and Purses

15 June 2018 - 9 September 2018


Samuel Gratacap

follows the lives of African refugees and migrants, from Lampedusa to Tunisia, Libya, and back to Europe via the Italian mainland.