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4.9 / 34
The Rijksmuseum is an excellent art museum in Amsterdam, known for its extensive collection of Dutch art, particularly from the 17th century. The museum houses many famous paintings, but also showcases lesser-known artists with great pieces. It is worth noting that sometimes popular paintings can draw a crowd, while equally impressive ones nearby go unnoticed. To enhance your visit, it is recommended to bring headphones and download the free app for audio information on numbered paintings. The museum does not allow bags and backpacks inside, but offers free bag-check services. It is highly recommended to purchase tickets in advance online to save time and avoid hassle. Water bottles must be carried in a bag or pocket, rather than in your hands. During our visit, the main Rembrandt painting in the great hall was closed for scanning. The museum also features a well-designed kids center that takes children on an expedition to learn about authenticity and how to spot fakes. The Rijksmuseum is impressive in many ways, with its beautiful design and fascinating collection of Dutch history and art. Each room is unique and packed with incredible artwork, making it possible to spend an entire day exploring. The museum's majestic and beautifully designed interior blends modern and classic architecture seamlessly. The organization of the floors by different time periods is appreciated, and the on-site cafe is a nice addition. The museum offers free guest lockers and clean restrooms. This museum is a must-see in Amsterdam, as it offers an extensive collection of legendary paintings. It is recommended for art enthusiasts, but not suitable for young children who may not appreciate it fully. Be prepared for long lines at the cafe. During our visit, the Night Watch was under renovation and unavailable for viewing. The Rijksmuseum is a beautiful and organized museum that provides a great escape from the heat. While tickets can be purchased on-site, buying them in advance can help avoid waiting. The museum is extensive and requires several hours to fully appreciate, with different wings to explore. The on-site cafe is a nice place for a mid-day break. The entrance area is impressive, providing ample space for the extensive exhibits. It is recommended to allocate several days to truly see everything and fully absorb the art. The museum is well-staged, quiet, and features a restaurant with delicious cakes. The painting collection is incredibly vast, with a particular appreciation for the many paintings on display. Overall, the Rijksmuseum is considered one of the best museums in Amsterdam, with a great selection of art and the option to use audio guides to enhance the experience.



Excellent art museum for Dutch art. Particularly strong in the 17th Century art. There are many famous paintings. There are even more great pieces .. Read more »
The museum was good. Get your tickets in advance online to save time and hassle. If you bring water bottles, they have to be in a bag or pocket as th.. Read more »
This museum is so impressive in so many ways. It is beautifully designed. There’s so much to learn and see. Every single room is amazing and unique, p.. Read more »
The museum is majestic. It’s beautifully designed, with a unique intertwining of modern and classic architecture. The interior is amazing. Demarcatio.. Read more »
The Rijksmuseum was an Amsterdam must see and it didn’t disappoint. It is so much larger inside than it looks. We could’ve spent days wandering throug.. Read more »
VERY nice museum, full of crazy cool legendary paintings. Recommend anyone interested in art to come and see. Must be thousands of paintings and art.. Read more »
Beautiful museum. If visiting Amsterdam, I highly recommend you take time out of your day to see this museum. With works from Vermeer and Rembrandt, y.. Read more »
This museum was extensive and had a great collection of art. It had several different wings though, so be prepared to walk around a lot and spend seve.. Read more »
The first impression: wow. Huge entrance area and plenty of space for the huge amounts of exhibits. It definitely takes several days to really see eve.. Read more »
Probably the best museum in Amsterdam. Clearly the most famous paintings are in the gallery of honor, but we saw lots of other interesting works. The.. Read more »
Visited on Pride Saturday (before I knew it was pride) and it was still relatively busy, but not too crazy. Definitely buy tickets in advance. You nee.. Read more »
Absolutely loved it. Tickets were easy to order with QR codes at the door, the tour was also easily accessible via a QR code that downloaded an app. I.. Read more »
Wow! I needed lots and lots of time to go through this amazing art museum!! I recommend getting tickets on line. Lots of greats are on display! So.. Read more »
Very beautiful and big museum with a large collection of different things. Note that to visit you are required to book a time slot. The museum has a l.. Read more »
A massive museum with options for anyone who loves and appreciates art. You could easily spend many hours in here, but if your time in Amsterdam is li.. Read more »
It's a nice museum if you like the Dutch history. The outside of it is really nice too. I do recommend going inside but it's not a must. The neighborh.. Read more »
Coming from the U.S. we don't have as much art as in Europe. This experience was fantastic. In a solo trip I was able to walk through the entire museu.. Read more »
Really cool museum that's a little oddly arranged. It's in a giant castle structure which makes it even cooler. They also have free lockers so be sure.. Read more »
Very nice world class museum. From my personal experience he is of a same scale like Hermitage and Louvre. I loved the collections, especially from an.. Read more »
They have audio tours both for your phone and an easy to use device (I got the device). Additionally they have docent led tours which I think is the .. Read more »
Huge collection of a diverse range of different pieces of art. From furniture, over everyday objects, weapons and paintings from different epochs you .. Read more »
Must see. Seriously good collection. Book tickets in advance. Also worthwhile walking around the small gardens. Recommend the audio guide as it has c.. Read more »
20 euro a head entrance tickets. Very large and well thought out exhibition. Has additional free to add rooms. Took us 2 hours to get around but you .. Read more »
Really interesting museum. Spectacular building and hall. Nice rooms and corridors, signals and directions are quite well shown. During my 2.5hrs visi.. Read more »
Don't think we average folks have the breadth of knowledge to rate one of the best museums out there. Everything flows perfect here. Its clean and wel.. Read more »
Short line to get in that went quickly. Lots to see so take you’re time going through. Plenty to read that explains everything. Family had a good time.. Read more »
One of the best museums in Europe and the world. Masterfully maintained and large enough where it would take 2-3 days to fully enjoy it. Multimedia (E.. Read more »
Very interested and beautiful place. Museum is an absolutely amazing! A lot of historical exhibition and very educational experience. There are parks,.. Read more »
Wonderful museum, very spacious, lots of seating area that you can rest or enjoy the exhibits. The museum staffs are very helpful and friendly. If yo.. Read more »
This is a very nice big museum. A lot of things to see. So You should take Your time. The building is beautiful same as the garden. Old and modern arc.. Read more »
This place is well staffed well maintained and gorgeous. I should also mention that this place was so expansive and amazing to behold I had never felt.. Read more »
The Rijksmuseum (National Museum) is considered the best museum in Holland. With the largest collection of paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, it att.. Read more »
If you admirer of art then this one is a good option to visit. You can start with the top floor. Place is provided to keep your belongings. For bette.. Read more »
Amazing museum with many floors of items to admire and observe. They have discounts for kids up to teens! Don’t miss the very bottom floors with model.. Read more »
Nice museum. Very good collection. Very nice place to visit in Amsterdam. I would recommend to book ticket in advance. You can take museum card if you.. Read more »
Amazing museum. Super large and complete collection of the worldly artifacts and the top pieces from the most renown artists. You need to see The Milk.. Read more »
Bought tickets directly from Museum and had a time slot which allowed half an hour each way, quick queue. Well worth spending a few hours here as ther.. Read more »
Love this museum. Great collection of few of the best Dutch painters. Corona proof. It was really quiet and I loved it! Good markings so you don't get.. Read more »
The Rijksmuseum is the principal national museum in Holland. It illustrates the art and history of Holland from the Middle Ages to the present. World-.. Read more »
Nice museum, after renovation it became much bigger with the entrance downstairs, the hal is in the underneath the street and visible from downstairs... Read more »
This museum is beautiful! How much history inside. Be ready to learn a lot. You can buy the audio guide for 5€ or, you can download their own app ?
Overall it's a nice museum. I love the first floor where the romantic and impressionistic works can be seen. Although I don't enjoy the top floor as m.. Read more »
Amazing place. If you're on a trip to Amsterdam you have to go to this museum. We spent all the day in this area, and we enjoyed it so much. We wish w.. Read more »