"the rijksmuseum" Rijksmuseum Tip by doug48

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam: 216 reviews and 369 photos

  the rijksmuseum
by doug48

the rijksmuseum is an amsterdam landmark. this impressive neo-gothic building was built in 1885. one of the world's great art museums it possesses an impressive collection of dutch art. following is a small sampling of the masterpieces of the museum, dirck jacobsz, "pompejus occo", cornelisz van oostsanen, "self portrait", anthonisz, "banquet of the civic guard", avercamp, "great winter landscape", frans hals, "the merry drinker", versprock, "girl in blue", vermeer's "the kitchen maid", jan steen's "lady at her toilet". the rijksmuseum has a huge collection of the works of rembrandt van rijn, some examples are "the jewish bride", "self portrait as st. paul", " the syndics of the cloth guild", and his famous "the night watch". the rijksmuseum is a must see site when visiting amsterdam.

Address: Stadhouderskade 42
Directions: museum quarter, central amsterdam
Phone: +31-20-6747047
Website: http://www.rijksmuseum.nl

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  • Updated Jul 23, 2006
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