Tickets for Amsterdam Museum

Engaging and interactive history of the city

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Opening hours
Today:  10:00 - 17:00
Monday:  10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday:  10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday:  10:00 - 17:00
Thursday:  10:00 - 17:00
Friday:  10:00 - 17:00
Saturday:  10:00 - 17:00
  • See the history of one of the world's most complex and progressive cities in a beautifully maintained 16th-century building
  • Explore the various eras of Amsterdam, from the Dutch Golden Age, to the Nazi occupation of WWII, up to its modern incarnation as a cultural capital
  • With a playable carillon, a 1960s-era eco-car, and many hands-on and interactive exhibits, it's a great indoor activity for the whole family
Fashion Statements
Now on - Sep 8, 2019

The Fashion Statements exhibition will show you how the fashionistas of the past used to roll! Explore classics from the collection along with contemporary designs. With loads of chances to get involved, it's more like a runway show than a classic exhibition. See how modern designers respond to themed items from the Amsterdam Museum's costume collections. It's fun, it's fashion, it's a must!

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From the Middle Ages through the Golden Age, and right up to present day, the story of the Dutch capital is told through ancient artifacts and interactive exhibits. This delightful museum covers everything Amsterdam, and it's great for kids!

Amsterdam doesn't hide its charming canals, nor its famous vices. But to really get to know the city you want to know its history, and how it became the thriving metropolis we know today.

Housed in a former orphanage, this beautifully maintained Classicist building contains a wonderfully curated collection of paintings, photographs, models, and artifacts telling the story of Amsterdam - from its origins right up to present day.

It touches on all aspects of the city, from religion and folklore to showbiz, prostitution, and Ajax. It also includes many original orphanage furnishings, a playable carillon, an eco-car from the 1960s (the proto-Prius!) and a replica red-light district pub, where rough-and-tumble customers came to drink and 'tumble'.

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What's included
Access to the museum
Audio guide in English, Dutch, German, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are possible up to 72 hours before your visit date
  • Changes are possible for this ticket
Amsterdam Museum
92,Kalverstraat, 1012 PH, Amsterdam
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Scooters and electric wheelchairs are not allowed. Wheelchairs as well as foldable chairs can be borrowed at the entrance
Audio guide
English, Dutch, German, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, Russian
Insider tip

Do grab an audio guide at the entrance, it complements the experience quite nicely. Also, make sure to bring a €1 or €2 coin if you'd like to use the lockers.

Jul 24, 2019
I really Like the Amsterdam's DNA exhibition.
Jun 23, 2019
I should have visited the other nastional museum.
Jun 21, 2019
Great experience very well done
May 30, 2019
Interesting museum
May 14, 2019
Everything was perferct.
May 9, 2019
Fun museum.
Apr 10, 2019
This museum tells you about the history of Amsterdam. There is a free audio guide. The building was an orphanage for 400 yrs and there is a section on this which children would enjoy. There is a piece of one of the long wooden piles, which support the houses, on display. Very interesting.
Nov 27, 2018
Es un museo realmente interesante para conocer la historia de la ciudad y un poquito del alma Holandesa.
Nov 3, 2018
To ne seen. Chordé friendly.
Oct 31, 2018
Je ne prendrai pas le temps d’aller plus loin

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