Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jan Luijkenstraat 1, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1070| Map |
The Rijksmuseum is a national museum dedicated to the arts as well as history and traditional crafts. Its stunning architecture is the result of a design competition won by Pierre Cuypers. Currently, it houses a large collection of work from the Dutch Golden Age. The largest public research library in the Netherlands is also housed in the Rijksmuseum, and is, without a doubt , one of the cultural gems of the city and the nation. Anyone who appreciates great art, from the oldest to the youngest member of the family, will love seeing the works of some of the west’s best painters.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
The museum is typically more crowded on weekends, so if possible visit on weekdays. There are many activities for younger children. Families can take a canal cruise for a fee.
Address: Jan Luijkenstraat 1, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1070| Map
Phone: 31 20 6747000
Hours: Mon-Sun 9 am - 6 pm. Closed New Year's Day. More Info
Price: Adults(18+): $18; Children(0-18): Free More Info