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Van Gogh Museum

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Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum

Both are rated very highly by professional reviewers writing for major publications. On balance, Van Gogh Museum scores significantly higher than Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum. Van Gogh Museum ranks #1 in Amsterdam with praise from 12 reviews including Time Out, Michelin Guide and goop.

Both are rated very highly by professional reviewers writing for major publications. On balance, Van Gogh Museum scores significantly higher than Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum. Van Gogh Museum ranks #1 in Amsterdam with praise from 12 reviews including Time Out, Michelin Guide and goop.

tripexpert score
98
#1 in Amsterdam
location

Paulus Potterstraat 7, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

endorsements
  • 13 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    This remarkable light-infused building ... venerates the short, certainly not sweet, but highly productive career of everyone's favorite tortured 19th-century artist. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    More than 200 paintings by Vincent van Gogh (1853-90), along with nearly every sketch, print, etching, and piece of correspondence the artist ever produced. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    The Van Gogh Museum is one of Amsterdam’s must-sees. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    The Van Gogh Museum's library has a wealth of reference material – some 35,000 books and articles – for serious study. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    The experience is unforgettable. Full Review →

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86
#13 in Amsterdam

Kattenburgerplein 1, 1018 KK Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • 6 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's

    This impossible-to-overlook example of Dutch Classicism became the new home of the Maritime Museum in the 1970s. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 33

    All the exhibits chronicle the country's abiding ties to the sea through commerce, fishing, yachting, exploration, and war. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    An immense 17th-century admiralty building houses one of the world's most extensive collections of maritime memorabilia. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    The ship Amsterdam, which holds pride of place amongst the numerous moored vessels, is the jewel in the museum's crown. Full Review →

  • 61

    The Telegraph

    Five hundred years of maritime history is packed into the elegant Dutch classicist Admiralty Arsenal, built on the water in 1655 to stock and supply the vessels of the Golden Age Full Review →

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