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

15 February 2019 – 10 June 2019


All the Rembrandts

Presentation of all 22 paintings, 60 drawings and more than 300 best examples of Rembrandt's prints in Rijksmuseum's collection.


3 March 2019 - 30 June 2019


Kati Horna, Compassion and Engagement

Kati Horna's style is rooted in her childhood in the politically turbulent Budapest. She gained great fame as a photographer with her photographs of the Spanish Civil War.

Cobra Museum

5 April 2019 - 30 June 2019


Bike City Amsterdam

More than 40 years of cycling policy has changed and improved the city beyond recognition.

Stadsarchief   Amsterdam City Archives

14 April 2019 - 7 July 2019


World Press Photo 2019

The world premiere of the global tour of the international press photo contest exhibition, with over 160 impressive photographs by 42 press photographers from 22 countries

De Nieuwe Kerk

2 February 2019 - 25 August 2019



Masterpieces from the St Petersburg State Hermitage including Bernini, Da Vinci, Fabre, Matisse, Rembrandt and Velázquez

Amsterdam Hermitage

28 September - 1 September 2019


Cool Japan

Discover the world famous icons from Japanese pop culture, from Hello Kitty to samurai and from well-known Japanese horror to kawaii fashion.


21 June 2019 - 1 September 2019


Van Gogh and the Sunflowers

What is the story behind Vincent van Gogh's renowned painting Sunflowers? Why did he choose the sunflower, and what did the flower mean to him?

Van Gogh Museum

8 November 2018 - 29 September 2019


Cobra 70: A multi-headed snake

Cobra was a many-headed snake with multiple voices. The most important ones are given the stage in this exhibition with the emphasis is on 1948-1951, the period that the movement officially existed.

Cobra Museum

1 June 2018 - 15 January 2020


Banksy – Laugh Now

Banksy's indoor pieces: 40 iconic, original and unique works on canvas, wood and paper by street art legend Banksy

Moco Museum