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Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

Art Museum
Museumkwartier, Amsterdam
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    Hana V.
    "Getting the audio guide makes your visit more interesting!"(43 Tips)
    "One of my favorite painting is Starry, Starry Night and it's in NYC"(18 Tips)
    Justin A.
    "Make sure to get the audio tour, really well done museum."(10 Tips)
    Dieter H.
    "There's a free WiFi hotspot available inside the museum"(11 Tips)
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  • Cathy C.heart icon on user image
    Cathy ChenJune 2, 2017
    It's definitely useful to order your ticket online beforehand so you don't have to wait in line :)
  • MKheart icon on user image
    MKJuly 29, 2015
    Try not to step in line. Buy the tickets online to save at least an hour waiting in line, or just come early...
  • Lisa Z.heart icon on user image
    Lisa ZaengleinJuly 7, 2016
    Beautiful works of art here. No pictures of any of his art so leave your camera behind.
  • Ajryn O.heart icon on user image
    Ajryn OnesDecember 10, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    I adore Friday evenings with all the time excellent live music and drinks. On Friday open till 10 p.m.
  • Tina S.
    Tina S.June 8, 2014
    Try to be there before 9 am with a reserved spot (works for the museum card aswell) for a just you & the art experience
  • Lena G.
    Lena G.September 22, 2013
    On Friday evening - come over for after-work drinks. Museum works till 10 pm wih cocktail bar and nice lounge DJs sets
  • Diego B.heart icon on user image
    Diego BarrosMay 16, 2018
    One of the best museums I have experienced.
  • Paloma B.heart icon on user image
    Paloma BDecember 16, 2014
    Make sure to get really early.. Around 10:30 museum is full of people and you cant see museum with calm.
  • Merve K.heart icon on user image
    Merve K*May 13, 2018
    There are 358338272 Self portrait with pipe and 928282829 self portrait with pipe and straw hat ahahahaaha😮🤪 please save your coins and go another museums.
  • Nick A.heart icon on user image
    Nick AullSeptember 1, 2017
    The layout of the museum is very nice. A bit crowded so try and go during the week.
  • Heleno S.heart icon on user image
    Heleno SchneiderOctober 14, 2014
    One of the must see attraction in Amsterdam. Make sure to use the audio guide for a better understanding. You can see all the museum at a leisurely pace because it's not that big, 3 hours will suffice
  • Ersin I.heart icon on user image
    Ersin IpekJanuary 18, 2017
    Great museum! But entrance procedure is suck!! (thoug you have free entrence card , you must wait at line for entreance ticket)
  • Pierre B.
    Pierre BruthabruxismDecember 21, 2013
    Some of the most inspirational and beautiful collection of art. A must see museum when in Amsterdam.
  • Douglas M.heart icon on user image
    Douglas M.January 6, 2016
    Always changing, great exhibits featuring Van Gogh and often other artists he was associated with...
  • Jared R.heart icon on user image
    Jared RanereMay 7, 2016
    Buy your tickets online to avoid super long lines. Go in the morning for less crowded galleries.
  • Njoud F.heart icon on user image
    Njoud FahadOctober 29, 2019
    Very informative and with huge selection of paintings
  • Lennart v.heart icon on user image
    Love this museum. Clean and well organised. So much to learn and see.
  • Hosang Y.
    Hosang YuAugust 8, 2014
    But once you leave your bag in cloak room, many people rushed into and hang over the night bar with live DJ music. So exposition hall is less terrible than other places.
  • Misun T.heart icon on user image
    Misun ThompsonApril 21, 2016
    Loved the museum and shops. Kids loved the activity with an audio guide.
  • Teodor S.
    Teodor SlavchevJune 3, 2016
    The most famous paintings are not here, or course, but the museum is really interesting and very well made.
  • Alexandra A.
    Alexandra AlvesDecember 31, 2014
    You may think it's a small museum for the building's size, but it's full of Van Gogh's paintings in several floors. Pure art! Buy online and escape the very slow line.
  • David A.
    David ASeptember 5, 2014
    Excellent museum. Get the audio tour, we'll worth it. Amazing collection of paintings.
  • Dima S.heart icon on user image
    Dima ShFebruary 14, 2016
    Absolutely must visit, buy your ticket online or come earlier in the morning to avoid waiting
  • Benjamin H.heart icon on user image
    Benjamin HollwayApril 28, 2017
    Very wide selection of Van Gogh pieces, looking forward to visiting this one again in the future.
  • Gokce O.heart icon on user image
    Gokce O.February 23, 2017
    If you re in Amsterdam, you love history and art, you ve to see this place.
  • Audrey J.heart icon on user image
    Audrey JensenOctober 15, 2016
    Be ready to dodge the people with the electronic info devices. It is also a video viewer. So they watch the video while blocking your view of the displays.
  • Christine H.
    Christine HaNovember 3, 2016
    Dedicated to one of the most famous Dutch painters. Buy tickets online to avoid ticket queue.🎨
  • Henrique X.heart icon on user image
    Henrique XavierJanuary 1, 2015
    Here you see the paintings by Vincent Van Gogh, organised chronologically, and also his letters, painting instruments, short biography, and other related things. About two hours to visit. 15€.
  • Gopi K.heart icon on user image
    Gopi KrishnaOctober 10, 2015
    It's a great place to view many of Van Gogh's early works and the progression of his style over years. Unfortunately it doesn't have his most famous paintings like The Starry Night.
  • Catherine G.
    Catherine GouletOctober 7, 2017
    A must when visiting Amsterdam. Buy your tickets in advance... there can be massive long queues.
  • Lesleigh H.heart icon on user image
    Lesleigh HighlandSeptember 4, 2015
    Get your ticket online ahead of time to beat the line. Good wifi if you need it.
  • C0_okieheart icon on user image
    C0_okieAugust 18, 2013
    Huuuuge line. Buy tickets online and you will get inside in 5min. Must-visit place in Amsterdam!
  • Marina S.heart icon on user image
    Marina SouzaFebruary 17, 2014
    Excellent museum!! It's possible to see how dedicated Van Gogh was when developing his painting skills.
  • mark h.
    mark harveyAugust 19, 2016
    Buy your ticket online and add to passbook or digital wallet. Skip the insane lineups
  • Paige H.heart icon on user image
    Paige HunterFebruary 18, 2019
    Buy your ticket online to save time and money. No photo rule is strictly enforced and be prepared to check your bags.
  • Hadis K.heart icon on user image
    Hadis KalantarAugust 7, 2016
    Taking photo is not allowed.Dont miss the museum shop, and the biography exhibition in ground floor
  • Felix S.heart icon on user image
    Felix SchwabeJuly 13, 2017
    The audio guide gives the visitor a great impression of Van Gogh's art and life.
  • Laurel D.
    Laurel DyaniApril 7, 2015
    Great place. The popular paintings are always crowded. But it was fun to find my own favorite piece of work
  • Marc T.heart icon on user image
    Marc TunguzApril 2, 2017
    Magnificent. A very rich collection of work and a lot of things to learn and feel.
  • Gabriel A.heart icon on user image
    Gabriel AlonsoOctober 29, 2018
    Amazing museum, don’t book/go later because won’t have the enough time to cover it!
  • Gayle M.heart icon on user image
    Gayle McCaffertyAugust 27, 2015
    If you can book your tickets in advance to avoid the queues.
  • Wathieu M.heart icon on user image
    Wathieu Marie-PauleSeptember 10, 2018
    A thousand times yes! Just splendid. My favorite place and Museum in Amsterdam. Worth it.
  • Fiona D.
    Fiona DavyApril 4, 2012
    Bit crowded but totally worth it to see VG's work close up. Some of his best work was done in last year of his life, so sad.
  • John 忠威 suɐɥ D.heart icon on user image
    The definitive van Gough museum. Very long queues to get it. Some passes allow you to get priority access (Amsterdam Holland Pass)
  • Luis C.heart icon on user image
    Luis CastedoNovember 11, 2016
    Beautiful museum with a very nice flow and an awesome collection.
  • Felipe I.heart icon on user image
    Felipe IglesiasSeptember 2, 2015
    A really good resume of Van Gogh. The only downside if we can define there's one: you can't take pictures, even without flash!
  • Phil N.
    Phil NomJune 13, 2016
    Wonderful exhibition that really tells a story about one of the greats
  • Go Find Aliceheart icon on user image
    Go Find AliceAugust 11, 2017
    Definitely get the audio guide! Worth the 5 euros.
  • ReemOheart icon on user image
    ReemOJune 5, 2015
    One of my favorite painting is Starry, Starry Night and it's in NYC
  • Dazia P.heart icon on user image
    Dazia PinedaSeptember 19, 2016
    You cannot take pics. Try to get your tickets in advance, you can bring it on your phone.
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