The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is the largest museum for modern and contemporary art and design in the Netherlands. Besides works of renowned artists as Van Gogh, Kandinsky, Chagall, Matisse and Mondriaan, the museum shows some spectacular large-scale works and ambitious installations.
The Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam is a must-see. It is the most important museum of modern and Contemporary art and design in the Netherlands. Situated on Museumplein, where it first opened in 1895, the Stedelijk rubs shoulders with the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum-so you can see how “Museum Square” came by its name.
The historic Stedelijk building recently underwent extensive renovation, and has been expanded with the addition of a futuristic new wing. The addition has been a huge hit with visitors since the museum’s reopening in 2012.
The Stedelijk collection contains extraordinary art by world-renowned artists, including a great number of works by major twentieth-century Dutch artists.
The Stedelijk has one of the world’s most important collections of modern and contemporary art and design, with 90,000 objects dating from 1870 to now. The collection features key movements such as the Bauhaus, Amsterdam School, De Stijl, CoBrA, Abstract Expressionism, Pop art, Minimal art, and Conceptual art; including works by Appel, Cézanne, Chagall, Dumas, Kandinsky, Kienholz, De Kooning, Koons, Malevich, Matisse, Mondriaan, Picasso, Pollock, Rietveld, Sottsass, Warhol and many others.
Fri – Wed: 10.00 – 18.00
Thu: 10.00 – 22.00