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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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  • Simone P.heart icon on user image
    Simone P.March 23, 2016
    Wonderful, even if Donald van Gogh it was the best one... 😜
  • Michal K.heart icon on user image
    Michal KruntorádMay 17, 2014
    Must-see! Long waiting ques though... come here arround 5PM if you dont have preordered ticket and you will get in fast.
  • Yann P.heart icon on user image
    Yann PersonJune 10, 2016
    Great museum! The explanations for each piece of art are great.
  • Svetlana L.
    Van Gohg is really amazing!!! However, it's so annoying how easy to spoil the impression - the lights are horrible, some of paintings hard to see if u are not 2 meters tall
  • Zara K.heart icon on user image
    Zara KhanAugust 16, 2014
    The best part of my trip. Van Gogh's stunning body of work. An absolute treat.
  • Bianca B.
    Bianca BuenoMay 23, 2016
    You can't bring back packs into the exhibit room but they do have a counter where you can deposit your bag
  • Chee Ming
    Chee MingApril 15, 2014
    Do buy online. The lines can be pretty long. Depending on the weather it might not be that fun standing outside.
  • Annabel C.heart icon on user image
    Annabel CoronisAugust 19, 2015
    Huge array of paintings. Could b better arranged. Needs to b numbered by room but over all fabulous
  • Flor
    FlorSeptember 5, 2017
    If you have a Museum Card, go straight to the group entrance and avoid the queues!
  • Vanessa Q.
    Vanessa QuekApril 21, 2016
    No photos (at your own risk level with sunflower has a difficult short man in glasses). Museum shop not so cool... A bit tacky for gifts.
  • Damla R.
    Damla RJanuary 3, 2015
    There was a special program at friday night. It was really empressing museum.
  • Ioanna A.heart icon on user image
    Ioanna ADecember 3, 2013
    A must see museum of Amsterdam! Free with the I AMsterdam card! Dont miss it!
  • Violeta R.
    Your new queueing system is the worst. I hold a museumkaart and I've been queueing for over 30 minutes, what's then the benefit of having tickets or musumkaart in advance?
  • DMheart icon on user image
    DMJanuary 20, 2016
    Very beautiful building from the outside and, obviously, beautiful paintings inside.
  • Bayan A.heart icon on user image
    Bayan AlShebelJuly 4, 2018
    An amazing collection of Van Gogh’s work ❤️
  • Mohamed T.heart icon on user image
    Mohamed TahnoonMay 27, 2016
    Well organized and informative on the painter's life and evolving art.
  • Rafi S.
    Rafi SyedJune 19, 2012
    An obvious choice. Get the museumkart if you're going to do more than 1 museum, it let's you skip the line.
  • Elmira B.
    Elmira BackSeptember 3, 2014
    Free wifi , u can't take photo 😜, u can see how the paints of Van Gogh improve In ages 😊 , like that
  • Brian D.heart icon on user image
    Brian DammeirAugust 21, 2016
    Excellent audio guides, but the museum's layout lacks any feeling of intimacy.
  • Bora D.heart icon on user image
    Bora DemiralanAugust 10, 2016
    I didn't come here to read how was his mental situation. But the museum is excellent:-)
  • Peter B.heart icon on user image
    Peter BoyceAugust 31, 2018
    Excellent collection of Vincent Van Gogh paintings
  • Erkan D.heart icon on user image
    Erkan DalyanAugust 16, 2019
    Cloak room at floor -1. Museum has free wi-fi.
  • Litaheart icon on user image
    LitaMarch 17, 2015
    Same as the rijksmuseum, this place is also one of my favourites along with the stedelijke museum
  • Bryan C.heart icon on user image
    Bryan ClarkMarch 20, 2018
    The self-guided audio tour was really helpful and well-done.
  • Taras K.heart icon on user image
    Taras KnyshSeptember 18, 2014
    Nice pictures. Free wifi. But you are not allowed making photos here.
  • Volodymyr M.heart icon on user image
    Volodymyr MelymukaDecember 2, 2016
    Grab audio-tour, it's cheap and very interesting. And free for kids
  • Sandro S.heart icon on user image
    Sandro SouzaDecember 1, 2013
    Mandatory point for all tourist in Amsterdam. Even the no-art fan must visit this museum.
  • Martina B.heart icon on user image
    Martina BrusatoreSeptember 25, 2019
    Book online and take an audioguide .unfortunately some of the most famous masterpieces are not here
  • ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨October 14, 2014
    Had a short layover at the airport and took the opportunity to come to the museum. SO glad we did!
  • Kay O.heart icon on user image
    Kay OehlerJuly 6, 2018
    A very large collection of Van Gogh's works, but even with a timed entry system there are far too many people inside at once. Go to Rijksmuseum or Rembrandt House museum instead.
  • Melissa C.heart icon on user image
    Melissa CogsSeptember 19, 2014
    Be sure to buy tickets online first and skip the huge line of people waiting!!!
  • Kapt’n Kokoheart icon on user image
    Kapt’n Koko3 weeks ago
    Put the camera down. Your pics will come out crap anyway. Take in the art. Be present. This is a rare treat. ❤️ Koko
  • Lino D.heart icon on user image
    Lino Di MaioAugust 15, 2016
    The house of van gogh. A must see for every art lover.
  • Amsterdam City Tours
    Amsterdam City ToursApril 23, 2012
    The most visited museum in town. Skip the all-year-round, endless line by booking tickets online in advance. Read more
  • Melvin C.heart icon on user image
    Melvin CFebruary 13, 2016
    good way to understand the artist. enjoy the art pieces. use the audio guide.
  • Lola R.heart icon on user image
    Lola RhinoMay 20, 2013
    Get your tickets through website, loooong lines guaranteed otherwise. You also should select a certain time of your tour. That's how it works;)
  • S.B.B.
    S.B.B.March 18, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Go to the Gauguin exhibition and enjoy forgotten times. Even though it doesn't look groundbreaking, just go. Some important works are on display. Don't forget to touch the litho's!
  • Jamie B.heart icon on user image
    Jamie BoydJanuary 30, 2017
    Excellent museum - a must visit
  • João G.heart icon on user image
    João GonçalvesSeptember 27, 2016
    To the last place. the most obvious. It's mandatory to see how important van Gogh was to the world of painting.
  • Brian S.heart icon on user image
    Brian StraussJuly 28, 2022
    Tells his life in paintings — fantastic even with “starry night” out on loan.
  • Eduardo C.heart icon on user image
    Eduardo CastroFebruary 3, 2016
    Amazing museum, go prepared to face big lines but worth it.
  • Emilyheart icon on user image
    EmilyApril 12, 2017
    A really sobering and respectful look at the life and dreams of a wonderful artist.
  • Elena E.
    Elena EfimonaMay 6, 2017
    You can't pay with card in the cafe if the card was issued in Spain. And there's no ATM inside. This is really disturbing
  • Kevin H.heart icon on user image
    Kevin HuApril 27, 2015
    Van Gogh is a really unique painter with its colors, brush strokes, wide variety of paintings and productivity!
  • Carl G.heart icon on user image
    Carl GriffinDecember 5, 2015
    Wonderful collection pf Van Gogh paintings and an insight into his life.
  • Naila F.
    Naila FateenOctober 15, 2013
    They don't tell you before you're actually inside that you have to check in your backpacks and umbrellas at a very long queue. Leave them at home to save time
  • Justin A.
    Justin ANovember 10, 2015
    Make sure to get the audio tour, really well done museum.
  • Ranjan K.
    Ranjan KhotejaDecember 5, 2014
    Must go museum if you are in Amsterdam. Lovely arts by van gogh and brief stories about his life.
  • Todd B.heart icon on user image
    Todd BidaOctober 19, 2017
    The lesser-known paintings make this museum powerful
  • Christopher K.
    Christopher KohMay 30, 2012
    Not too bad but its not the full range of Van Gogh. Worth checking it out if you love art and have the time.
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