Exhibitions in Amsterdam

what's on in the museums and galleries

Amsterdam is a city of museums with lots of great exhibitions and events. Find out what's on when you will be in Amsterdam.

upcoming and current exhibitions

14 April 2018 - 22 July 2018


World Press Photo 18

61th edition of the competition with photographs displayed on hanging panels in the gothic interior of the church

De Nieuwe Kerk

17 April 2018 - 29 July 2018


Future Bags

Will we still need bags to carry around by 2050, or will they have disappeared in a world of AI and hyperconnectivity?

Museum of Bags and Purses

8 March 2018 - 5 August 2018


My Name Is Prince

get up close and personal with the music legend's life and work of one of pop music's most influential figures

Beurs van Berlage

12 June 2018 - 12 August 2018


Aad Donker

Museum Jan van der Togt

9 June 2018 - 2 September 2018


The Djaya Brothers

The work of the Djaya brothers focuses on the Indonesian fight for independence after the Republic of Indonesia was declared in 1945.

Stedelijk Museum

15 June 2018 - 9 September 2018


Samuel Gratacap

follows the lives of African refugees and migrants, from Lampedusa to Tunisia, Libya, and back to Europe via the Italian mainland.


5 October 2018 - 14 January 2018


Dining at Van Loon

Grand set tables, filled with the finest silver, porcelain and crystal tableware give an idea of the grandeur of the many prestigious dinners organized by Willem Hendrik and Thora van Loon

Museum Van Loon

12 October 2018–20 January 2019


80 Years' War

Shows the rebellion by the Netherlands under the leadership of William of Orange against the Spanish King Philip II.