Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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  • 12 mentions in What are the 3 best museums in Amsterdam?

    • Andrew P.

      Andrew P. said, "...you really can't go wrong with Vermeer and Rembrandt in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the incredible breadth of work in the Van Gogh Museum...." See More

    • Gina C.

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      Gina C. said, "...it puts you in an historical environment in which the artist worked. Etickets are available. I have to concur on the Van Gogh Museum. I've not been to another museum that creates such an emotional connection to the artist and allows such..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...If I were to only do one, the one that you absolutely can't miss is the Van Gogh Museum. Even if you don't LOVE his work, it's one of the best museums I've seen as far as teaching you about the artist...." See More

    • Sabine v.

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      Sabine v. said, "...is a real nice one! It isn't big, so you are done after an hour. I defintaley prefer the Rijksmuseum Amsterdamabove Van Gogh Museum. The Rijksmuseum is in a beautiful just renovated old building and has a lot of great work. Not..." See More

    • Robert S.

      Robert S. said, "...if you are into the 17th/18th century art, this is definitely the place to go. Like everybody else says also the Van Gogh Museum is great. For me I did not enjoy the Anne Frank House but that is mostly because you are..." See More

    • Tim W.

      Tim W. said, "...In addition to Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Anne Frank House - I would say Museum Hermitage Amsterdam you can see art you would otherwise have to go to St. Petersburg to see, as well as the newly renovated Stedelijk Museum..." See More

    • Megan K.

      Megan K. said, "...makes the museums more interesting is using the audio guides. I really enjoyed the format of the audio guide for the Van Gogh Museum. At many of the historic monuments, like the Koninklijk Paleis Amsterdam and Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder..." See More

    • Paul E.

      Paul E. said, "...different, though: - Rijksmuseum Amsterdam re-opened recently and has a huge view on art. Would be my number 1 choice. - Van Gogh Museum, of course, interesting art, and if anyone asks you from the states, you'll have a conversation start, everyone..." See More

    • Spencer S.

      Spencer S. said, "...Like Tiffany said below, if you go to one museum, make it the Van Gogh Museum. I'm not a huge museum, and especially art museum person, but I was really impressed. I believe I read recently that ticket prices were going up..." See More

    • Kim C.

      Kim C. said, "... Van Gogh Museum! Make sure you get the tour guide radio...." See More

    • Lila B.

      Lila B. said, "...Don't miss the Van Gogh Museum! It's so nice, and small. Lovely!..." See More

    • Janelle K.

      Janelle K. said, "...Prado, but you'll need at least half a day to do it justice. As far as Museum #3, I enjoyed the Van Gogh Museum (just 2 blocks from the Rijksmuseum and can be combined with the Rijksmuseum in one day). It's a decent..." See More

  • 6 mentions in Sight-seeing in Amsterdam?

    • Lo M.

      Lo M. said, "...The queue to the Van Gogh Museum is still reasonable if you wake up early and stand by the museum just before its opening time. It also depends on which two days of the week you are travelling: weekends are obviously worse in..." See More

    • Jo D.

      Jo D. said, "...ticket in advance for this didn't seem to make much difference with queuing! I'll definitely check out Anne Frank House and Van Gogh Museum on my next visit. Thanks again..." See More

    • Bente J.

      Bente J. said, "...I agree with most resonses here. The Van Gogh Museum is one of my favorites, it is really quite marvelous. The Anne Frank House is in my opinion something you should visit at some point but maybe with only two days in the..." See More

    • Luciana M.

      Luciana M. said, "...Rijksmuseum Amsterdam has reopened after a very long restoration, I would check it out - it is walking distance to the Van Gogh Museum, which is worth the visit (and the line really didn't take that long when we were there in..." See More

    • Agnes v.

      Agnes v. said, "...Jo, Great that you take the opportunity to visit Amsterdam. For a first time visit I suggest to go to the Van Gogh Museum only ( buy ticket online) and then stroll around the city centre area like ' De Pijp ' or..." See More

    • Agata M.

      Agata M. said, "... Van Gogh Museum is marvelous! I would go for it even if I had only 2 days in the city. The narrative in this museum is outstanding. Love it!..." See More

  • 5 mentions in What are the best museums to visit with 2 days in Amsterdam?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...most prominent and largest art museum in the country and has a phenomenal collection. Nearby and within walking distance is the Van Gogh Museum which is also absolutely amazing. It shows the artist's work in chronological order so you can see the progession..." See More

    • Andrea v.

      Andrea v. said, "...Go to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the Van Gogh Museum..." See More

    • Jim G.

      Jim G. said, "...early in the morning so you don't have to wait in a two hour line. Also need to hit up the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Hope this helps!..." See More

    • Tim W.

      Tim W. said, "...days, I would see the following (in order of my preference - everyone will have their own): 1) Rijksmuseum Amsterdam 2) Van Gogh Museum 3) Museum Hermitage Amsterdam 4) Anne Frank House To be honest with only two days, you don't want to..." See More

    • Robert S.

      Robert S. said, "...the moment there is even a special Rembrandt exhibition which is really nice. Almost next to this museum you find the Van Gogh Museum. I don't think i need to say what you will find here, do i ;)? A lot of..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Must-see things and restaurants in Amsterdam?

    • Pamela R.

      Pamela R. said, "...Three days is plenty of time in Amsterdam. You will be able to ride a bike, see the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House and Wynand Fockink or House of Bols, the Cocktail & Genever Experience for the gin experience. You should..." See More

    • Vince A.

      Vince A. said, "...I definitely recommend the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam to see the best Dutch Masters paintings including numerous Rembrandt and few Vermeer. Also the Van Gogh Museum has the most of his masterpieces in the world. Be careful and watch for the millions bikers who are..." See More

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...own bike elsewhere. This is a great area for the nightlife of Leidseplein and to get to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum early (which you need to do to avoid long lines). Last time I went, we hired a canal boat..." See More

    • Sean K.

      Sean K. said, "...returned I saw as much as I could. That's why I was surprised just how blown away I was by the Van Gogh Museum. I'd never seen his work before (other than photos). Now, I'll never forget it. The Anne Frank House..." See More

  • 4 mentions in 12 hours layover in Amsterdam- what to do?

    • Vikalp M.

      Vikalp M. said, "..."I am Amsterdam" is located. Just go there and you will find many museums lined up for exploring including the Famous Van Gogh Museum. You can also chill by the side of any canal passing through the streets of Amsterdam. You can..." See More

    • John K.

      John K. said, "...much time!I'd go to an Indonesian place and get Rijstafeell( don't know how to spell it) and try to hit the Van Gogh Museum -I think the Rijk Museum would be a bit overwhelming...." See More

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...shops, cozy Brown Cafes, and restaurants everywhere. You could spend the whole day if you want to. I agree that the Van Gogh Museum is a terrific place to spend a couple hours, especially if you are a Van Gogh fan. The Rijksmuseum..." See More

    • Isabella D.

      Isabella D. said, "...Hi Nurit. Be sure to go to the Van Gogh Museum. It's absolutely beautiful and even the audiotour is worth it. I'd also do the Heineken Experience. Great drinks and lots of fun...." See More

  • 3 mentions in 4 days in Amsterdam for 1st time - Tell me about must-see places, please!

    • Kim R.

      Kim R. said, "...But they also have other great paintings and it's a beautiful museum. Also if you like museums you can visit the Van Gogh Museum which is located next to the rijksmuseum. Also walk from the museum towards the city center. Great way to..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...area to just walk and pop into little shops and restaurants on a whim. Of course, the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the Van Gogh Museum are essential. The art is beautiful and the area near the park is a great area to relax and..." See More

    • Grégoire G.

      Grégoire G. said, "...You should go and see the Foam (photo museum) and the Van Gogh Museum. You should also rent a bike and have e ride in the city and its park like the Vondelpark..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best way to spend 3 days in Amsterdam?

    • Caitlin P.

      Caitlin P. said, "...in the center of Amsterdam! Brewery tour with nice local beers. A perfect chill activity for the first afternoon in Amsterdam! Van Gogh Museum my favorite museum in Amsterdam. An approachable size and layout, with so many pretty Van Gogh’s and works by..." See More

    • Stuart W.

      Stuart W. said, "... Van Gogh Museum and Rijk are musts. Canal boat ride with guide for architecture...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What to do in Amsterdram for two days?

    • Lauren F.

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      Lauren F. said, "...such a moving place to see, just make sure to reserve your tickets online ahead of time. The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum are also well worth a trip, even if it's a quick walk through. I loved the Nine Little Streets..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...nettles one is amazing as is the graaskaas and pesto cheese. If you want to do something touristy, go see the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, and the Anne Frank House. If you want to truly be a local, rent a..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Must-go-to restaurants & things to do over one weekend?!

    • D-Jan K.

      D-Jan K. said, "...If it's your first time in Amsterdam rent a bike, bike around Vondelpark and the canals. Visit 1 great museum like Van Gogh Museum or Rijksmuseum Amsterdam or the Amsterdam Museum. If you are into urban art/graffiti try Street art museum amsterdam (it's..." See More

    • Charlotte K.

      Charlotte K. said, "...First of all you could visit the great musea: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and Anne Frank House. Nice restaurants will be REM Eiland, Ku Kitchen & Bar and Lion Noir. And hire a little boat to take a..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Decent Hotel near central district

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...own bike elsewhere. This is a great area for the nightlife of Leidseplein and to get to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum early (which you need to do to avoid long lines). Here are some of my posts about Amsterdam to..." See More

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...own bike elsewhere. This is a great area for the nightlife of Leidseplein and to get to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum early (which you need to do to avoid long lines). Here are some of my posts about Amsterdam to..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the 5 things I can't miss in Amsterdam?

    • Sabine v.

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      Sabine v. said, "...Amsterdam, but be sure to not only do the tourist stuff! Sure it is good to see the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum and Red Light District, but also just rent a bike, leave your map in your bag and just bike..." See More

    • Tim W.

      Tim W. said, "...Prinsengracht and Het Arendsnest B.V. (Herengracht) for Dutch beer Things to Do: Museums in Amsterdam are truly world class: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and Museum Hermitage Amsterdam. See a movie in the main hall at Pathé Tuschinski -..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Must Sees in Amsterdam?

    • Sabine v.

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      Sabine v. said, "...Amsterdam, but be sure to not only do the tourist stuff! Sure it is good to see the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum and red light district, but also just rent a bike, leave your map in your bag and just bike..." See More

    • Jeff K.

      Jeff K. said, "...public transportation is pretty easy to use if you want to save money. My recommendations are Anne Frank House and the Van Gogh Museum which are near by each other. The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (which has a lot of Monet's work) is right there..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...then head back to Brussels and catch the Thalys to Amsterdam. The priorities in Amsterdam would be the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the Van Gogh Museum, and Anne Frank House. (There are long lines at all of these so just be prepared.) Eat herring..." See More

    • stephanie w.

      stephanie w. said, "...party or enjoy the legal activities that are offered or want a specific museum experience like the rijks, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, etc Amsterdam can be skipped. In Paris you have The Louvre and we loved the walking tour -http://www.newparistours.com...." See More

  • 2 mentions in First time in Amsterdam. Please help with my two day itinerary.

    • Martina M.

      Martina M. said, "...it, but it's kinda short. Need dinner recommendation: Balthazar's Keuken for epic dutch food or Moeders is also great. Second day:The Van Gogh Museum (is two hours enough for this?): yep Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (is an hour or so enough for this?): This museum..." See More

    • Wessel K.

      Wessel K. said, "...Hi I would not visit the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (you can spend a day in the Rijksmuseum) in one day and divide it over the two different days. I would avoid the Rembradtplein and Leidseplein, for they are very touristic...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Two days in Amsterdam!

    • Shauna H.

      Shauna H. said, "...had a sandwich and a beer here so I followed suit. Worked like a charm. Make sure you check out the Van Gogh Museum. I loved this museum. It is full of incredible art & inspiring quotes from Van Gogh throughout the..." See More

    • Bente J.

      Bente J. said, "...I defintely second both the recommendation to visit the Van Gogh Museum and tour the canals by boat. Additionally I'd really recommend just strolling along the canals for a bit: Amsterdam is really quite lovely, especially outside of the main touristy areas...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Planning the route between Amsterdam, Belgium, Luxembourg and Frankfurt

    • Charlotte K.

      Charlotte K. said, "...Amsterdam Vondelpark, there is one close to the Vondelpark. Close to the Vondelpark, you'll find all the great musea Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum, Paulus Potterstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. From Amsterdam you can visit the touristic villages in the north..." See More

    • Ryan H.

      Ryan H. said, "...closer to the city center, then stay at the downtown. But the uptown is right by Vondelpark, the big museums including Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Leidseplein (big bar square)...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Amsterdam or Brussels/Brugge?

    • Sabine v.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Sabine v. said, "...Visit Amsterdam for sure! It has everything you are looking for. Great museums Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Jewish Historical Museum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and lots more. I think the Rijksmuseum is a MUST see if you are just..." See More

    • Karla M.

      Karla M. said, "...in Amsterdam which is very lovely, take a canal boat tour to see the city from another perspective. Go to the Van Gogh Museum (behind the museum is the i AmSterdam sign), go to the Anne Frank House, Red Light District for sure,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Are 4 days enough to visit Amsterdam?

    • Rok C.

      Rok C. said, "...it depends what you want to do. If you only want to hit the touristic places (Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum ,...) you can do that in 4 days. the best would be to just buy a 2 or 3..." See More

    • Jan M.

      Jan M. said, "...Yep, Amsterdam is not large. Visti the Singel, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the Museumplein and Van Gogh Museum one day and make a boat trip on the Canals another day. Eat at the Zeedijk Chinese with Nam Kee after you have seen Red Light..." See More

  • 1 mention in Any don't miss activities/sites in Amsterdam?

    • Jeremy S.

      Jeremy S. said, "...I recommend both Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum. I really enjoyed both, actually the Van Gogh multiple times. I put off the Heineken Experience because it seemed kind of touristy but was actually really fun. Lastly, spend sometime and get lost..." See More

  • 1 mention in Should I spend more time in Amsterdam or Munich?

    • Andrea B.

      Andrea B. said, "...the city is very different, special, the streets with the rivers, the museums, the food, etc. (don't forget to go to Van Gogh Museum I loved it! I was in Brussels and Prague too, beautiful cities, specially Prague is stunning and unforgettable...." See More

  • 1 mention in Taking a child abroad to Amsterdam

    • Ted J.

      Ted J. said, "...normal activities and attractions you likely already have on your itinerary - Anne Frank House, Canal Tour Amsterdam Cruise, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, and shopping the Nine Little Streets, there is plenty of other options to add on, since a 10-year..." See More

  • 1 mention in few hours on transit... what to see?

    • Janelle K.

      Janelle K. said, "...and you need at least half a day to do it justice. A smaller museum such as Anne Frank House or Van Gogh Museum or a 2-3 hour canal boat or bike tour might be a better choice. Yellow Bike has great tours..." See More

  • 1 mention in Only One Full Day in Amsterdam What must I DO!?

  • 1 mention in Best hotel, hostel, or AirBnB for the lowest price in February?!

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...own bike elsewhere. This is a great area for the nightlife of Leidseplein and to get to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum early (which you need to do to avoid long lines). Here are some of my posts about Amsterdam to..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time in Europe and going on a road trip

    • Janelle K.

      Janelle K. said, "...or doing things. The museums of Amsterdam are just as popular with locals as tourists, so I'd recommend the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, and Anne Frank House (go at night when it's less crowded). Haven't been to Prague, and haven't been..." See More

  • 1 mention in Month long Eurotrip Baltic and beyond- where should we visit?

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...Fluks in Gråbrødretorv and gorm's i Magstræde (pizzeria). In Amsterdam I suggest a lovely walk around the canals, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum. In Rome there is sooo much to see! Surely Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Piazza di Spagna, Vatican City...." See More

  • 1 mention in Wheelchair accessible attractions?

    • Bente J.

      Bente J. said, "...I'd say most attractions themselves are accessible for wheelchairs. Anne Frank House is unfortunately an exception. The Van Gogh Museum is one of my favorite museums in Amsterdam and is completely wheelchair accessible. And of course the recently renovated Rijksmuseum Amsterdam is a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best 2-day stop over in Europe

    • Jan Jaap E.

      Jan Jaap E. said, "...feeling to leave the city after such a short time. In Amsterdam you could go to the highlights like Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Red Light District, do a boat tour through the canals, and stroll around on the Albert Cuypmarkt. Another,..." See More

  • 1 mention in On my own for a day or two in Amsterdam...

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...a fusion of Indonesian and dutch foods. Try Indrapura on Rembrandtplein. - One or more of the 50+ museums! Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House are a few of the top ones. - For an authentic beer tasting experience, catch..." See More

  • 1 mention in what do do during a few hours layover at AMS?

    • An D.

      An D. said, "...of taking a Tram 1, 2 or 5 to Museum Square (tickets can be purchased on the tram) and visit the Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam or Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (Contemporary Art) They all charge approx. 15 euro's each, with the Rijks..." See More

  • 1 mention in short trip to belgium

    • Mary S.

      Mary S. said, "...have booked through the site and completed their stay. If you want to visit the Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum or the Van Gogh Museum I do strongly suggest you buy your tickets online in advance to save wasting a lot of time queueing...." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do in Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam

    • Glen B.

      Glen B. said, "...Depending on your interest in Amsterdam, you should visit Van Gogh Museum Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the square right in between them is just beautiful. In the same place you have The Concertgebouw where amazing concerts are held, check their website for tickets. The..." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotel & attractions for family with 11 year old kid

    • Katie H.

      Katie H. said, "...get to see all of the tulips - though beware of how expensive they can be! If she's into art, the Van Gogh Museum is also great. So don't worry - there's plenty to do in Amsterdam besides Stag Parties and dirty weekends!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Guys, do tell me which of these shud we go to and how shud we plan it.

    • Lulu D.

      Lulu D. said, "...if there will be any food festival in May yet, but Foodhallenis a good alternative. If you like museum, I'd recommend Van Gogh Museum is a must see...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to explore in London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Switzerland?

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, "...de Memoire tours if you do this. Amsterdam-do a canal boat trip-get a good view of the narrow buildings and warehouses. Van Gogh Museum. The Vondelpark is fun-always things happening-take a picnic or eat in the cafes there. Anne Frank House. Go..." See More

  • 1 mention in Museum quarter restaurants

    • Caiê A.

      Caiê A. said, "...(the biggest and best museum of all, and it opened up again last year, after a 10 years stop for renovation), Van Gogh Museum is also amazing an it's located very near to the Rijksmuseum. I didn't go to Anne Frank House ,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best free things to do in Amsterdam?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...for admission, so if you're on a tight budget, either pick the one or two important ones (I also love the Van Gogh Museum and the Anne Frank House is very special), OR, if you can afford it, try one of the following..." See More

  • 1 mention in 18 Hour Layover in Amsterdam. What to see?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Other than the Anne Frank house, I'd definitely see the Van Gogh Museum- of all the museums there, it is one of the most special and gives you a real insight into the artist himself. Walk around the canal district. (And watch..." See More

  • 1 mention in The perfect weekend in Amsterdam?

    • Paul E.

      Paul E. said, "...set record site visits within a weekend! I like certain museums, like EYE - Film Instituut Nederland or Rijksmuseum Amsterdam or Van Gogh Museum, though choose one wisely and suck up Amsterdams architecture along the canals! Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the first thing I should do when I get into Amsterdam?

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, "...in history. Walk through the Vondelpark. Go to the Leidseplein-good nightlife, plenty of choice of restaurants and cafes. Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum worth it if art is your thing. The Resistance Museum is interesting. The Jordaan for shopping and has good..." See More

  • 1 mention in Affordable activities for couples.

    • Nicolette o.

      Nicolette o. said, "...city by foot. Museumplein (Museum Square) is fun, too. From there, you can visit three major attractions - the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and you're right by the concert hall (Concertgebouwplein). If you want to shop or walk..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Amsterdam?

    • Kim C.

      Kim C. said, "...Highly recommend the Van Gogh Museum. We're not big museum people but the way they structure the venue is so compelling. It's also right across the way from the Amsterdam sign. Make sure you get there early to get a nice picture..." See More

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