Amsterdam Sights

Top 10 Museums of Amsterdam

- Amsterdam's most popular museums

  1. Rijksmuseum   2,200,000 visitors per year (2016)
  2. All the highlights of the Dutch Golden Age with paintings from Frans Hals, Johannes Vermeer, Jan Steen, Rembrandt, and other artists.

  3. Van Gogh Museum   2,100,000 visitors per year (2016)
  4. Largest collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh

  5. Anne Frank House   1,300,000 visitors per year (2016)
  6. EYE Filmmuseum   711,000 visitors per year (2016)
  7. Dutch centre for film culture and heritage

  8. Stedelijk Museum   650,000 visitors per year (2016)
  9. Museum for Modern Art

  10. Nemo   620,000 visitors per year (2016)
  11. Hermitage Amsterdam   470,000 visitors per year (2016)
  12. Joods Historisch Museum   325,000 visitors per year (2016)
  13. Jewish Historical Museum

  14. Scheepvaartmuseum   292,500 visitors per year (2016)
  15. National Maritime Museum

  16. De Nieuwe Kerk   263,000 visitors per year (2016)
source: Nederlandse Museumvereniging    (Netherlands Museums Association)


Other popular museums

Amsterdam Museum   history of Amsterdam from the Middle Ages to the present time, located in the old Civil Orphanage between Kalverstraat and Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal
FOAM   Photography Museum Amsterdam
Tropenmuseum   cultural anthropology museum
Rembrandt House Museum   etchings, drawings and copper plates displayed in the house where Rembrandt lived between 1639 and 1658
Royal Palace on the Dam
De Oude Kerk   The Old Church
Tassenmuseum Hendrikje   Museum of Bags and Purses
Allard Pierson Museum   archeological museum


Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Rijksmuseum


Photo tour

Amsterdam museums in pictures


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