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Go see Amsterdam at its fullest. Beautiful museums, area’s, and other must visit places.

Smallest museums in the world.

Did you know that Amsterdam has the most museums per squaremeters in the world. We have the well known big museums of course. But we also have a lot of small museums. The reason is that we always are looking for a way to pay less tax. In the Netherlands, if you sell items as…

Wondr Museum

I bet everybody has seen one version or another of Alice in wonderland. And at one point didn’t we all wanted to be her. Walking in a world full of fairy tale colors, jumping in a pool of Marshmallows, Laying on the pink fluffy couch. Now for those have that on their secret bucket list….

Youseum

The next museum is one to see, and one you won’t find if don’t go of the beaten path. This museum is relativity new and fits perfect in current affairs. A museum completely dedicated to YOU and every involving YOU. It is logically also called Youseum, a museum about trending online and offline social addictions….

Jewish Cultural Quarter

There is one museum in Amsterdam that is worldwide known and famous. And about 75% of all the tourists that visit Amsterdam have this museum on its “Must See” list. So, no need for me to put that museum on my list because you have got it probably already on yours. Of course, I am…

Van Gogh museum

The Van Gogh Museum is a Dutch art museum dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries in Amsterdam; it is located at the Museum Square in the borough Amsterdam South, close to the Stedelijk Museum, the Rijksmuseum, and the Concertgebouw.[7] The museum opened on 2 June 1973,[2] and its buildings were designed by Gerrit Rietveld and Kisho Kurokawa. The museum contains the largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings and drawings in the world. In 2017, the museum had 2.3 million visitors, and was the most visited museum in the Netherlands, and the 23rd most visited art museum in the world. In 2019, the Van Gogh Museum launched the Meet Vincent Van Gogh Experience, a technology-driven “immersive exhibition” on Van Gogh’s life and works, which has toured globally. I have visited the van Gogh Museum a few times. Mostly with friends from abroad to show them one of the highltights of the city. But for me personally I…

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

While the Rijksmuseum is right across the departure point, it is obvious that I have to tell you a little bit about it. I like to build my blogs up in three sections, I will start with a little bit of history about the location. Then I will tell you my experience of the location. And finally, I will go in what you will find in the location what you might want to know. For instance, prices, current events, location etc… History From the website of the Rijksmuseum The Rijksmuseum first opened its doors in 1800 under the name ‘Nationale Kunstgalerij’. At the time, it was housed in Huis ten Bosch in The Hague. The collection mainly comprised paintings and historical objects. In 1808, the museum moved to the new capital city of Amsterdam, where it was based in…