Amsterdam: a big city? Yes, but also small, quaint and strong-minded. Home to Johan Cruijff, Rembrandt, Ajax, the Red Light District, the Dutch East India Company and marijuana. The capital of the Netherlands. In the Amsterdam Museum you will learn a little more about this unique city, with its charming culture and history.
Amsterdam is a 1000-year-old trading city that has a special relationship with water and a strong focus on entrepreneurship, creativity, citizenship and free-thinking. This is something we are so very proud of!
In the monumental Amsterdam Museum building you will discover the story of Amsterdam through a large number of masterpieces, such as an aerial map from the Middle Ages and a beautiful artwork of Dam Square by Breitner. The Amsterdam Museum is to be found in the heart of Amsterdam, on the Spuistraat. This is walking distance from Amsterdam Central Station. The Amsterdam Museum always has special exhibitions, with a strong connection to the current situation for Amsterdam. That’s why locals as well as tourists love this museum.
See, read about, hear and experience how the city has developed in the Amsterdam Museum!
Buy your tickets here and visit this wonderful museum! Avoid lines and enjoy fast track entry with your Amsterdam Museum e-tickets. The museum is open daily between 10:00-17:00 and there is also a hall in the Amsterdam Museum which has no entrance fee. Here you can see some well known Amsterdam citizens portraited. Did you know the brother of Napoleon lived in the Royal Palace for a while for instance? Come and check out what this city has to offer!