Events started in September 2019
Sep 01 2019 - Aug 29 2020
Amsterdam - it is defined by the water and its canal system.
But how did it all happen ? Well in this fine museum that is exactly what you can learn.
An impressive collection of displays will help you discover the miracle of how it all happened. Some excellent multimedia displays will impress upon you the magnitude of the work it took to create the canals as you see them today.
This museum ...
Sep 01 2019 - Dec 06 2019
Micropia is the world's only museum where microbes are the stars of the show. Small things can have a huge effect.
This exhibition showcases the uses of microbes as a viable alternative to the scourge of plastic.
Very topical at the moment and rightly so !
Every day at 1 and 4 PM inside Micropia. ...
Sep 01 2019 - Dec 06 2019
Oude Kerk (Old Church)
Did you know that the Oude Kerk is the oldest building in Amsterdam ?
It is quite something to see. It also now hosts some fabulous expos, artistic installations, debates and exhibitions.
More Oude Kerk is setup up to give you , the visitor, more access to everything in the Oude Kerk - More history, more art, more spaces.
See more artefacts and more secret rooms. Sure to be fabulous. ...
Sep 01 2019 - Aug 07 2020
Science Center NEMO
The NEMO Science Centre Amsterdam is a must visit if you have kids of all ages.
It is one of the best learning places for sciences in the world.
The centres adds new installations all the time. There is so much for the children to learn and the parents tend to learn a lot also !
You can use your museum card to get in for free too ! ...
Sep 01 2019 - Apr 08 2020
Japanese art and fashions are famous the world over. Manga, the cutesy artwork of many cartoons and the numerous famous Japanese films that achieve success internationally (especially the hour genre) are universally appreciated.
This exhibition is an update of a its previous iteration that took place in Leiden.
Be prepared to allow your eyes to enter the realm of the senses ! ...
Sep 01 2019 - Oct 24 2019
Frans Hals Museum
The Frans Hals Museum is a must. Like Rembrandt, hugely under appreciated during his lifetime, he was 'rediscovered' as an art great over two hundred years after his death. Many of the 19th century painters adored his work, such as Manet and Van Gogh.
He went on to have a massive influence on the 'modern' painters.
Over 80 paintings on show.
NB: This takes place at the Hof of the museum. ...
Sep 01 2019 - Oct 17 2019
Cobra Museum Amstelveen
One for the kids and to get them interacting with art. It explores their creativity, spontaneity and purity.
Art as an obstacle course ? The children get to build, climb over, crawl through artworks of their making.
Adults of course, can and will want to join in !
What fun ! Who says kids are bored in museums? ...
Sep 01 2019 - Mar 12 2020
The MOCO Museum Amsterdam once again treats us to a festival of art. The New York artist Daniel Arsham brings his work to the MOCO. The exhibition is called 'Connecting Time'.
The artist will enthrall and surprise us with his creations drawn from many artistic disciplines; Architecture, design, film, performance. His influences from pop culture and archeology are clear to see.
The MOCO Museum Amsterdam once again raises the bar and firmly ...
Sep 01 2019 - Jan 09 2020
Kusama Moco Museum Amsterdam. Yayoi Kusama is a world famous contemporary artist. She is both eccentric and enigmatic. She cannot be ignored and rightly so. Here works honoured here are 'Night of Stars' and 'Pumpkin'. She dresses the themes of feminism and sexism in her work.
A fabulous chance to see some of these great creations in a fabulous setting. The Moco website has more information. ...
Sep 01 2019 - Dec 19 2019
Louise Bourgeois Sculpture Garden exhibition at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Her creations are instantly recognisable and now is your chance to see a collection of her fine work in one magical place. The garden of the Rijksmuseum is the host site for the collection of giant spiders or aluminium spirals. Born on Christmas Day in 1911 in Paris. She lived the art life and became one of the most acclaimed artists ...
Sep 01 2019 - Aug 07 2020
National Maritime Museum
Virtual Reality is the future. Well it is also the present and the past right now in Amsterdam.
The National Maritime Museum has a wonderful set up inside the main exhibition to allow you to experience 17th century Amsterdam as the ships were being build that would go all over the globe.
You can wave from the quayside as your ship leaves dock. What leuk!
This is for adults and children (over 8 ...
Sep 07 2019 - Feb 02 2020
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Colourful Japan at the Stedelikj Museum. A wonderful display of Japanese poster art and graphic design. Over 200 beautiful posters adorn two large rooms for your viewing pleasure. This is the Stedelijk's tribute to Japanese graphic designer Shigeru Watano (1937-2012). With his help, the museum has been able to build one of the largest collections of Japanese poster art in the world. It is a feast for the eyes and ...