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

8 September - 2 December 2018


Polder Holland

In the footsteps of the Dutch Masters Han Singels chooses landscapes in which he can easily move around and get close to cows.

Huis Marseille

15 September - 2 December 2018


Ryoji Ikeda

With mathematical precision, Ikeda reduces sound and images to their essence in stunning installations

EYE Film Institute

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

1 June 2018 - 15 January 2019


Banksy – Laugh Now

Banksy's indoor pieces: 40 iconic, original and unique works on canvas, wood and paper by street art legend Banksy

Moco Museum

12 October – 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.


20 May 2018 - 17 February 2019


Made in Italy

Discover what makes the Italian style so distinctive by looking at fashions and accessories created by leading designers like Prada, Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana.

Museum of Bags and Purses

21 December 2018 - 6 March 2019


Feast for the Eyes

shows the rich history of food photography - not only in the visual arts, but also in commercial and scientific photography and photojournalism.


2 October 2018 - 1 April 2019


Gaudí and the Amsterdam School

Gaudí and the Dutch Amsterdam School architects both constructed buildings that broke with tradition, and in doing so, they restored timeless beauty in the dreary city slums.

Museum Het Schip

7 December 2018 - 7 April 2019


Rembrandt Privé

Rembrandt's personal story, based on what was found in the archives with original documents, about his daily life, work, clients, wives, children and money problems.

Stadsarchief   Amsterdam City Archives