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Museums in Amsterdam Listing


The following is a full listing of museums in Amsterdam - including a summary, address and entry price range.

Don't forget that an annual Museumkaart (museum card) membership is a must-have and can get you into over 400 museums in Netherlands for free! Museums marked "MC" below give free entry to museum card holders.

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Check out our Museum Map of Amsterdam where you will find the locations of all the following museums.

Address. Adult Price/Children Price/Museumcard
Allard Pierson Museum An archaeological museum with various antiquities.
Oude Turfmarkt 127. €10/€5/MC
Amsterdam Dungeon Tour 500 years of dark history.
Rokin 78. €23/€19
Amsterdam MuseumLearn about the city's history and development.
Kalverstraat 92. €13.50/€11/MC
Amsterdam Pipe MuseumNational smoking pipe museum of Netherlands.
Prinsengracht 488. €10/€5/MC
Anne Frank HouseCanal house where Anne Frank's family hid during WW2.
Prinsengracht 267. €9/€4.50/MC
Artis Royal ZooZoo complex with museum, planetarium and aquarium.
Plantage Kerklaan 38-40. €23/€19.50
Biblical MuseumBibles, antiquities in this grand canal house and garden.
Herengracht 366-368. €8.50/€4.25/MC (+supl. for exhibitions)
Bijzondere Collecties UvA's special collection of books, maps, documents.
Oude Turfmarkt 129.
Cat Cabinet Collection of cat paintings.
Herengracht 497. €7/€4
Cobra Museum Modern art museum located in Amstelveen (tram 5).
Sandbergplein 1. €12/€7.50/MC
Diamant MuseumDiamond museum in Amsterdam.
Paulus Potterstraat 8. €10/€7.50/MC
FOAM MuseumPhotography museum with regular exhibitions.
Keizersgracht 609. €11/€8/€7/MC
Electric Ladyland Museum of fluorescent lighting art in the Jordaan.
Tweede Leliedwarsstraat 5. €5
Erotic Museum Erotic art on display in the red-light district.
Oudezijdsachterburgwal 54. €7
EYE Film Museum Modern venue for film exhibitions on the northside of the IJ.
IJpromenade 1. €10/€5/MC
Geelvinck Hinlopen HuisExhibitions in a 17th century canal house with stunning garden.
Keizersgracht 633. CLOSED.
Grachtenhuis Museum Multi-media museum about Amsterdam's canal ring.
Herengracht 386. €10-12/€5-6/MC
Hash, Marihuana & Hemp Museum Exhibition on the many uses of the cannabis plant.
Oudezijds Achterburgwal 148. €9/free
Heineken ExperienceTour the former brewery in the centre of Amsterdam.
Stadhouderskade 78. €18/€12.50/online discounts
Hermitage AmsterdamAmsterdam satellite of the State Hermitage in Russia.
Amstel 51. €25/MC+€10
Hollandse Schouwburg National Holocaust Memorial.
Plantage Middenlaan 24. JCK ticket or donation
Houseboat MuseumHouseboat museum on an Amsterdam canal.
Prinsengracht 296K. €4.50/MC+€3.50
House of BolsCocktail and jenever (gin) experience.
Paulus Potterstraat 14. €14.50
Huis MarseilleContemporary photography museum.
Keizersgracht 401. €8/€4/MC
Jewish Historical Museum (JHM)A look at the Jewish faith and culture in Netherlands.
Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1. JCK ticket €15/€7.50/€3.75/MC
Koninklijk Paleis The imposing Royal Palace in the city centre.
Dam Square. €10/MC
Madame TussaudsWaxwork museum of Dutch and international figures.
Dam Square. €22.50/€18.50/online discounts
Max Euwe CentreMuseum dedicated to chess and Dutch grandmaster Max Euwe.
Max Euweplein 30a. Free/MC
Multatuli Museum Museum of Dutch author Multatuli (E.D. Dekker).
Korsjespoortsteeg 20. Free
Museum of Bags & PursesWorld's largest collection of bags from 16th century to now.
Herengracht 573. €12.50/€9.50/€7.50/€3.50/MC
Museum Het Schip /Amsterdam SchoolMuseum of the Amsterdam School of Architecture.
Spaarndammerplantsoen 140. €12.50/MC
Museum Van LoonThe grand canal house + garden of the wealthy Van Loon family.
Keizersgracht 672. €9/€7/€5/MC
Museum VrolikAnatomic embryological museum of Amsterdam University UvA.
Academic Medical Center (AMC), Meibergdreef 15. Free
Museum Willet-HolthuysenGrand house with art collection and gardens.
Herengracht 605. €10/MC
Museumyard 't KromhoutWorking shipyard museum, open Tuesdays only.
Hoogte Kadijk 147. €6
National Holocaust MuseumStory of the persecution, deportation and murder of Jews.
Plantage Middenlaan 27. JCK ticket €15/€7.50/€3.75/MC
NEMOScience and technology museum for children.
Oosterdok 2. €16.50/MC
Nieuwe Kerk"New Church" on Dam Square housing major exhibitions.
Entry (up to €16) varies per exhibition/MC
"Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder""Our Lord in the Attic" hidden church in a canal house.
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 40. €10/€5/MC
Oude Kerk"Old Church", 14th century Gothic church and tower.
Ouderkerksplein 23. €8.50/€6/MC
Outsider Museum (Hermitage) International artists from the Outsider art movement.
Amstel 51. €12.50/MC
PersmuseumDutch press museum archive.
Zeeburgerkade 10. €4.50/€3.25/MC
Pianola Museum Museum of automated pianos in the Jordaan.
Westerstraat 106. €9/€4.50 (Fri- Sun only)
PoezenbootCat sanctuary on a boat in Amsterdam.
Singel 38G. Donation
Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age (Hermitage) 30 large group portraits from the 17th century.
Amstel 51. €17.50/MC+€2.50
Portuguese Synagogue Large synagogue open to the public.
Mr Visserplein 3. Entry with JCK ticket
Rembrandt House Museum at the house where Dutch master Rembrandt lived.
Jodenbreestraat 4. €13/€4/MC
RijksmuseumNew Rijksmuseum open from April 2013.
Museumplein. €17.50/MC
ScheepvaartmuseumStunning national maritime museum, re-opened in Oct 2011.
Kattenburgerplein 1. €16/€8/MC
Stadsarchief Amsterdam City archives holds exhibitions, films and tours.
Vijzelstraat 32. Free entry to Treasury, exhibitions €6/€3
Stedelijk MuseumAmsterdam's renovated modern art museum.
Paulus Potterstraat 13. €17.50/MC
Torture Museum Exhibit on instruments of torture.
Singel 449. €7.50/€4
TropenmuseumAnthropological museum featuring non-Western cultures.
Linnaeusstraat 2. €15/€8/€7/MC
Tulip MuseumTulip exhibition and shop.
Prinsengracht 112. €5/€3
Van Gogh museumThe world's most comprehensive Vincent Van Gogh museum.
Paulus Potterstraat 7. €18/MC
VerzetsmuseumDutch resistance museum looking at occupation during WW2.
Plantage Kerklaan 61. €11/€6/MC
Uitvaart Museum Tot ZoverNetherlands funeral museum.
Kruislaan 124. €7/€5/MC
W139Happening contemporary art gallery.
Warmoesstraat 139. Free
Prices (correct as of Jan 2018) are subject to change