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Travel Tips

Ticket Booking

Get your tickets ahead of time to avoid long lines. 1

Tickets must be purchased online in advance. 2

Book tickets in advance to avoid disappointment. 3

Buy a skip-the-line ticket to save time. 4

Plan your visit and buy tickets online as early as possible due to high demand. If tickets are sold out, consider booking a semi-private guided tour or checking the Amsterdam Pass for availability. 5

Avoiding Crowds

Evening hours are less crowded. 6

Best times to visit are between 9am and 11am, or after 3pm to avoid crowds. Friday evenings offer a unique experience with guided visits and music. Photography is allowed only in designated areas without flash. Guide dogs are welcome. 7

Visit in the late afternoon for a less crowded experience. 8

Early visit recommended; book tickets well in advance. 9

Book the earliest time slot for a quieter experience. Consider an audio guide for added insights. 10

Visit in the late afternoon to avoid crowds; book skip-the-line tickets. 11

Art Appreciation

Explore Van Gogh's experimental career through his paintings and drawings. 12

Explore the bold brushstrokes of Van Gogh's self-portraits and other masterpieces. 13

Divided into 7 periods, it presents Van Gogh's artistic journey and his mental collapse. 14

Spend 1.5-2 hours and book tickets online in advance for a timed entry. 15

Explore the collection of Monet and Matisse as well. 16

Witness how Van Gogh's style evolved over time. 17

About

History

  • ๐Ÿ›๏ธ Founding: The museum was opened in 1973 to house the impressive oeuvre of Vincent van Gogh, with the main building designed by Dutch architect Gerrit Rietveld.
  • ๐Ÿ—๏ธ Expansions: In 1999, a separate wing designed by Kisho Kurokawa was added, and in 2015, a new extension and entrance hall increased the museum's space.
  • ๐Ÿ” Research: The museum also houses exceptional research facilities that enrich our understanding of Van Gogh's life and working methods.

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Exhibitions

  • ๐ŸŽจ Masterpieces: The museum showcases not only Van Gogh's works but also works by his contemporaries and artists who inspired or were influenced by him.
  • ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ Temporary Exhibitions: Major exhibitions have featured masterpieces by artists like Gauguin, Munch, Malevich, Kandinsky, and Vallotton.
  • ๐Ÿ” Conservation: Visitors can explore the ongoing conservation process at the museum, offering insights into Van Gogh's artistic development.

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Opening Hours

  • ๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ Summer Hours: During peak summer months (July-September), the museum is open daily from 9am-6pm.
  • ๐ŸŒž Winter Hours: In winter, the museum may have more limited hours, sometimes closing completely on Mondays.
  • ๐Ÿ“… Check Website: It is recommended to check the official website for the most up-to-date opening hours before planning your visit.

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Tickets

  • ๐Ÿ’ฐ Admission: Adults can enter the museum for โ‚ฌ19 ($22), while those under 18 enjoy free admission.
  • ๐ŸŽซ Discount Cards: Holders of Museumkaart and I Amsterdam cards can enter for free but need to book a timeslot online.
  • ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Online Booking: Tickets must be purchased online, allowing visitors to choose a starting time slot for entry.

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Nearby Attractions

  • ๐Ÿจ Accommodation: There are excellent hotels within walking distance of the museum, such as Hilton Amsterdam and Conscious Hotel Museum Square.
  • ๐Ÿฝ๏ธ Restaurants: Nearby dining options include Rijks, Hap Hmm, and Renzo's, offering a variety of cuisines and dining experiences.
  • ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ Rijksmuseum: Located close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum is another magnificent art gallery worth visiting for Dutch art enthusiasts.

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Travel Information
๐Ÿ“žย ย ย Phone: +31 20 570 5200
๐ŸŒย ย ย Website: https://www.vangoghmuseum.nl/
๐Ÿ•’ย ย ย Hours: See hours
๐Ÿ“ย ย ย Address: Museumplein 6, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, Netherlands
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