Amsterdam Sights

Top 10 Museums of Amsterdam

- Amsterdam's most popular museums

  1. Van Gogh Museum   2,260,000 visitors per year (2017)
  2. Largest collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh

  3. Rijksmuseum   2,160,000 visitors per year (2017)
  4. All the highlights of the Dutch Golden Age with paintings from Frans Hals, Johannes Vermeer, Jan Steen, Rembrandt, and other artists.

  5. Anne Frank House   1,266,966 visitors per year (2017)
  6. EYE Filmmuseum   711,000 visitors per year (2016)
  7. Dutch centre for film culture and heritage

  8. Stedelijk Museum   680,000 visitors per year (2017)
  9. Museum for Modern Art

  10. Nemo   670,000 visitors per year (2017)
  11. Hermitage Amsterdam   503,000 visitors per year (2017)
  12. Scheepvaartmuseum   348,000 visitors per year (2017)
  13. National Maritime Museum

  14. Joods Historisch Museum   325,000 visitors per year (2016)
  15. Jewish Historical Museum

  16. Rembrandt House Museum   265,000 visitors per year (2017)
    Etchings, drawings and copper plates displayed in the house where Rembrandt lived between 1639 and 1658.

source: Nederlandse Museumvereniging    (Netherlands Museums Association)

Other popular museums

De Nieuwe Kerk   no permanent collection, only temporary exhibitions
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
Royal Palace on the Dam
De Oude Kerk   The Old Church
Tassenmuseum Hendrikje   Museum of Bags and Purses
Allard Pierson Museum   archeological museum
Moco Museum   Street Art museum with works from mystery street artist Banksy

Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Rijksmuseum

Photo tour

Amsterdam museums in pictures

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