3 hours

Always wanted to see the real ‘Night Watch’ of Rembrandt? Visit the Rijksmuseum!

This Attraction is closed until further notice.

Take the opportunity to admire the ‘Night Watch’ of Rembrandt and visit the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, so wonderfully exhibited, it will definitely not disappoint. The gallery of Dutch Masters is astonishing, but the museum offers an enormous collection of art from all ages and nations, keeping you busy for hours and hours.

The largest museum of the Netherlands invites you to discover the Dutch masters of the Golden Age and takes you back in time. Admire the works of Rembrandt van Rijn, Johannes Vermeer, Frans Hals, Jan Steen and of many more artists, while walking through the impressive building of the museum.

Always check out the current exhibitions and buy your tickets here to get ‘Skip the Line’ entrance. Make the most out of your stay in Amsterdam and don’t waste precious time waiting in the queue!

A tip from us: combine your visit to the Rijksmuseum with the Keukenhof in spring! Buy your combination tickets here with discount.

Note: Rijksmuseum tickets cannot be refunded!

LOCATION  Museumstraat 1, Amsterdam (Museumplein)
Daily 09:00 – 17:00 h
✅  Entry to the museum ✅Fast track entry
✅  Audiotour
PUBLIC TRANSPORT From Amsterdam Central station:
Tram 2 or 12 to stop: Rijksmuseum
Bus 397 stop: Rijksmuseum
BEST TIME TO VISIT Before 11:00 h or after 15:00 h
TICKET TYPE Smartphone accepted

Extra information

Audio Guide

The audio tour is accessible through the free Rijksmuseum app or you can get it at the museum itself. Earphones can be purchased in the museum. The audio tour is available in: English, Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese and Russian.


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All floors accessible with elevators


  • Enter the ‘People with tickets’ entrance and show the voucher in your email (on your smartphone)
  • Cloakroom is free of charge
  • Children up to 18 years old are free of charge

Note: Rijksmuseum tickets cannot be refunded!

  • Get up close to 800 years of Dutch art and history with 8,000 objects across 80 galleries – including renowned masterpieces such as Rembrandt’s Night Watch and Vermeer’s The Milkmaid, plus fantastic temporary exhibitions
  • The Rijksmuseum, the most-visited museum of the Netherlands, can have lengthy ticket lines. Our skip the line tickets get you priority access
  • Not just paintings – there’s sculpture, an exhibition of clothing and weapons, and one of the finest libraries you’ll ever see. Even the passageway just outside the museum is monumental!

The Rijksmuseum building in the evening
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with bike tunnel
Heaps of people inside the hall of the Rijksmuseum
The beautiful Nightwatch by Rembrandt at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Rijksmuseum in snow/ Rijksmuseum in de Sneeuw Winter ©Joep van Tol
Frontside Rijksmuseum/ Voorkant Rijksmuseum Winter©Joep van Tol

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 8 reviews
September 12, 2016

Best museum ever

September 12, 2016


May 3, 2017

Tentoonstelling over Zuid-Afrika is een absolute aanrader, heel indrukwekkend

May 4, 2017

Amazing museum!

May 4, 2017

If you visit Holland, you have to visit this museum!

May 4, 2017

You could call this the Louvre of Amsterdam. Wouldn’t bother to do the whole museum, the Rembrandt hall is amazing, take your time for that! Having prebooked tickets was good, skip the line entrance worked.

May 18, 2017

Wonderfull experience

May 7, 2019

is good

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