Enjoy the world's largest collection of Van Goghs, including paintings, drawings, and letters. The museum also has a large ... More
Van Gogh Museum
Enjoy the world's largest collection of Van Goghs, including paintings, drawings, and letters. The museum also has a large collection of works by some of Van Gogh's contemporaries and friends like Gauguin and Toulouse-Lautrec, as well as a number of older artists whom Van Gogh admired, including Léon Lhermitte and Jean-François Millet. The museum features regular exhibitions highlighting art toward the end of the 19th Century.
The most complete collection of his work anywhere. By having the museum set the pieces in chronological order you get to see the development of his wrok on a broad scale. Especially enlighting is a section of his pencil sketches which is quiet vast. The Mecca if you are a Van Gogh fan, a must see.
I wanted to hit a museum and this seemed like the logical choice. The admission was affordable at about 9 euros per person and I was able to send an email video of my impressions to friends and family via email from the museum.
I realized - that I don't have a great appreciation for art, and really got bored wandering around reading the tiny placards that display the "meaning" of each painting.
I learned some things about VanGogh and it was a very memorable experience - but I really needed a greater understanding of art and a stronger interest in VanGogh to get my monies worth...
Had I had more time and energy, I would have taken the audio tour and saved myself some visual and physical strain of reading over a crowd of shoulders.
InterContinental Amstel Hotel is located one mile from the Rijks Museum and the Van Gogh Museum and approximately 12 miles
from Schiphol Amsterdam International Airport. This location is also half a mile from the Heineken Brewery and Rembrant Square, ...
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The Waterfront Hotel is located in a residential area, but close to Amsterdams five major museums; the Rijks Museum, the
Stedelijk Museum, the Van Gogh Museum, the Allard Pierson Museum and the Amsterdam Historical Museum. Also the world famous ...