Rijksmuseum at the Museumplein in 2016
The entrance side of the museum in 2012
Isaac Gogel (1765–1821)
The old building of the Stedelijk Museum was opened in 1895
The atrium after the renovation in 2013
Temporary location of the Stedelijk Museum in the building Post CS
The Oude Kerk was consecrated in 1306 AD.
Queen Beatrix and museum director Wim Pijbes in 2013
Logo of the new Stedelijk Museum.
Amsterdam citizens celebrating the Peace of Münster, 30 January 1648. Painting by Bartholomeus van der Helst
The library in the Rijksmuseum
Still life with bottles and apples by Paul Cézanne was stolen in 1988
Courtyard of the Amsterdam Stock Exchange by Emanuel de Witte, 1653. The Amsterdam Stock Exchange was the first stock exchange to introduce continuous trade in the early 17th century.
The Rijksmuseum was located in the Trippenhuis between 1817 and 1885.
The façade of the Weissman building
View of Vijzelstraat looking towards the Muntplein, 1891
Drawing of the design by Pierre Cuypers in 1876.
The new wing of the museum in 2012
Photochrom of Amsterdam's Dam Square at the beginning of the 20th century
Front of Cuypers' building, circa 1895.
The enclosed escalator inside the museum leads from the basement directly to the top floor in 2012
The rebuilt Magere Brug, around 1938.
View of the facade by night.
The museum logo on the building exterior in 2013
People celebrating the liberation of the Netherlands at the end of World War II on 8 May 1945
Portrait of a Young Couple (1622) by Frans Hals
The 17th-century Canals of Amsterdam were listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2010, contributing to Amsterdam's fame as the "Venice of the North". Along with De Wallen, the canals are the focal-point for tourists in the city.
Jeremiah Lamenting the Destruction of Jerusalem (1630) by Rembrandt
Satellite picture of Amsterdam and North Sea Canal
The Meagre Company (1633–37) by Frans Hals and Pieter Codde
Topographic map of Amsterdam
The Night Watch (1642) by Rembrandt
Large-scale map of the city centre of Amsterdam, including sightseeing markers,.
Banquet at the Crossbowmen’s Guild in Celebration of the Treaty of Münster (1648) by Bartholomeus van der Helst
Nieuwendammerdijk en Buiksloterdijk, Amsterdam-Noord, winter 2010
The Threatened Swan ({{circa}} 1650) by Jan Asselijn
The Westerkerk in the Centrum borough, one of Amsterdam's best-known churches
The Milkmaid ({{circa}} 1657–58) by Johannes Vermeer
The Jewish Bride ({{circa}} 1667) by Rembrandt
A 1538 painting by Cornelis Anthonisz showing a bird's-eye view of Amsterdam. The famous Grachtengordel had not yet been established.
Girl in a Blue Dress (1641) by Johannes Cornelisz Verspronck
Rokin – November 1977
Landscape with Waterfall (1660s) by Jacob van Ruisdael
Shivaji's portrait (1680s) in the Rijksmuseum (1630-80)
The Egelantiersgracht lies west of the Grachtengordel, in the Jordaan neighbourhood.
The Scheepvaarthuis, by architects Johan van der Mey, Michel de Klerk, Piet Kramer is characteristic of the architecture of the Amsterdam School.
The Begijnhof is one of the oldest hofjes in Amsterdam.
The Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam and Conservatorium van Amsterdam, two examples of 21st-century architecture in the centre of the city
The Amsterdam Stock Exchange, the oldest stock exchange in the world
The Zuidas, the city's main business district
Boats give tours of the city, such as this one in front of the EYE Film Institute Netherlands.
De Wallen, Amsterdam's Red-light district, offers activities such as legal prostitution and a number of coffee shops that sell cannabis. It is one of the main tourist attractions.
An Amsterdammer waits for a traffic light to change at the Muntplein in the heart of Amsterdam.
The Rijksmuseum houses Rembrandt's The Night Watch.
The Van Gogh Museum houses the world's largest collection of Van Gogh's paintings and letters.
The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is an international museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art and design.
Rembrandt monument on Rembrandtplein
Coldplay performing at the Amsterdam Arena, 2016
The Concertgebouw or Royal Concert Hall houses performances of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and other musical events.
Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam's best-known theatre
One of the decorated boats participating in the 2013 Canal Parade of the Amsterdam Gay Pride
AFC Ajax player Johan Cruyff, 1967
Femke Halsema has been the Mayor of Amsterdam since 2018.
Boroughs of Amsterdam
Police headquarters of Amsterdam
King Willem-Alexander, Princess Beatrix, and Queen Máxima greeting Amsterdammers from the Royal Palace of Amsterdam during Willem-Alexanders inauguration in 2013
A tram crossing the Keizersgracht
The Amsterdam Metro is a mixed subway and above ground rapid transit system consisting of five lines.
Amsterdam Centraal station, the city's main train station
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ranks as Europe's third-busiest airport for passenger traffic.
Police bicyclist crossing a bridge over the Prinsengracht
Bicyclist at Amsterdam
The Agnietenkapel Gate at the University of Amsterdam, founded in 1632 as the Athenaeum Illustre

The Rijksmuseum is the national museum of the Netherlands dedicated to Dutch arts and history and is located in Amsterdam.

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The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (Municipal Museum Amsterdam), colloquially known as the Stedelijk, is a museum for modern art, contemporary art, and design located in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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The museum is located at the Museum Square in the borough of Amsterdam South, close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and the Concertgebouw.

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It is located at the Museum Square in the borough Amsterdam South, where it is close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum, and the Concertgebouw.

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Amsterdam's main attractions include its historic canals, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, the Concertgebouw, the Anne Frank House, the Scheepvaartmuseum, the Amsterdam Museum, the Heineken Experience, the Royal Palace of Amsterdam, Natura Artis Magistra, Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam, NEMO, the red-light district and many cannabis coffee shops.

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Rijksmuseum at the Museumplein in 2016

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Museum at the Museumplein in 2008

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Museum at the Museumplein in 2008
Museum at the Museumplein in 2008
The Painter of Sunflowers, a portrayal of Vincent van Gogh painting sunflowers by Paul Gauguin, 1888

The Van Gogh Museum is a Dutch art museum dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries in the Museum Square in Amsterdam South, close to the Stedelijk Museum, the Rijksmuseum, and the Concertgebouw.

The collection was inherited by her son Vincent Willem van Gogh in 1925, eventually loaned to the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, where it was displayed for many years, and was transferred to the state-initiated Vincent van Gogh Foundation in 1962.

Museum Square in 2005, with the Van Gogh Museum, a temporary Ferris wheel, and the Rijksmuseum


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Museum Square in 2005, with the Van Gogh Museum, a temporary Ferris wheel, and the Rijksmuseum
International Colonial and Export Exhibition in 1883
Demonstration against government policies in 2004
US Consulate General in Amsterdam Museumplein

The Museumplein (Museum Square) is a public space in the Museumkwartier neighbourhood of the Amsterdam-Zuid borough in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Located at the Museumplein are three major museums – the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, and Stedelijk Museum – and the concert hall Concertgebouw.