Rijks museum Amsterdam

The Rijksmuseum is a Netherlands national museum dedicated to arts and history in Amsterdam. The museum is located at the Museum Square in the borough Amsterdam South, close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and the Concertgebouw.

The Rijksmuseum was founded in The Hague in 1800 and moved to Amsterdam in 1808, where it was first located in the Royal Palace and later in the Trippenhuis. The current main building was designed by Pierre Cuypers and first opened its doors in 1885. On 13 April 2013, after a ten-year renovation which cost € 375 million, the main building was reopened by Queen Beatrix. In 2013, it was the most visited museum in the Netherlands with a record number of 2.2 million visitors.

The museum has on display 8,000 objects of art and history, from their total collection of 1 million objects from the years 1200–2000, among which are some masterpieces by Rembrandt, Frans Hals, and Johannes Vermeer. The museum also has a small Asian collection which is on display in the Asian pavilion.According to Taco Dibbits, it is a museum dedicated to "the Dutchness of Dutchness

Contact information

Museumstraat 1, 1071 XX Amsterdam
telephone:020 674 7000

Het Rijksmuseum rond 1895 

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Stack Vase Blue White

This stack vase is a beautiful decorative object in your home! The vase has been specially designed and made for the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. Each layer of this stack vase can be filled with water.

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Vase Layers White

This stack vase is a beautiful decorative object in your home! The vase has been specially designed and made for the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. Each layer of this stack vase can be filled with water.

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Rijkswachters - guardians with a unique story

Rijkswachters are robots made from wooden crates in which the works of art of the Dutch Rijksmuseum were kept safe during the decade the museum was under construction.

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Piet Design Rembrandt Dollhouse

A collector's item: Rembrandt dollhouse. You can build it yourself, no need to use glue or scissors.

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Lotto Towel

Towel in lotto carpet design

€22,50

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Rijksmuseum book masters of the golden age

The Rijksmuseum are bookcases full written still has - surprisingly - so far not a single book justice to the aesthetic class and scope of the precious treasure that is the Hall of Fame rich. English

€125,00

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Tea Tray Tulips

Melamine Tea Tray with a tulip design. This nice serving tray is decorated with a picture of "Three Tulips", a masterpiece of Maria Merian.

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Coasters

Coasters, tulips, Jacob Marrel (1613-1681). Easy to clean, coasters with a cork layer, heat-resistant laminate surface, presented in a transparent box.

€14,50

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Shirt "The Milk Maid"

Shirt with Vermeer's "Milk Maid". High-quality shirt with 3/4 sleeve and cowl neck.You can add your size by chekking out under remark, Size M, L, Xl, and XXL. They have a normal fit and machine wash.

€49,95

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Paper-weight Tulip

Round paper-weight with Tulip design.

€27,50

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Piet Design Foldable Tulip

Foldable Tulips, no need to use glue or scissors. Sold at Museumshop The Hague.

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THE PERFECT DOLL FOR YOUR DOLLS CLOTHES PATTERN

Before starting a pattern for dolls clothes, you of course need a model. A mannequin. The DressYourDoll doll is ideal for presenting and styling your own creations.

Use this attractive and naturally proportioned 29 cm white mannequin doll with sta...

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