Complete your trip to the Netherlands with a visit to its national museum, the Rijksmuseum! First opened in 1885, the Rijksmuseum is the place to be to learn more about the country's rich history. With more than 5,000 paintings from famous masters to admire, including Rembrandt and Van Gogh, you can just spend an afternoon enjoying and taking in artworks from the Dutch Golden Age. You can also see other remnants from Dutch history, including clothes, weapons, and sculptures. While you're here, make sure you check out the Cuypers Library, which is the oldest art library in the entire country. Even if you don't read the books, you'll surely appreciate the magnificent interior!
The Rijksmuseum is situated right in the heart of Amsterdam
You can easily spend a whole day in this vast museum
Whose work are you most excited to see?
Rembrandt's The Night Watch is a must-see if you're going to the Rijksmuseum!