Data

RijksData: always open! The Rijksmuseum links individuals with art and history. Our data services are important building blocks for this. That is why we offer them in different ways, guided by the Rijksmuseum’s progressive Open Data policy and inspired by the FAIR data principles.

Our data in a nutshell

Our data in a nutshell

Our curators, registrars, librarians, conservators, information specialists and data managers collaboratively make available a wide range of data on the Rijksmuseum collection and its context. Reusable by everyone and growing every day.

RijksData documentation

RijksData documentation

The Rijksmuseum offers different ways of accessing the collection data, such as downloads and APIs. These technical specifications provide an overview of available data sources and describe how different data services can be used.

The Rijksmuseum Open Data Policy

The Rijksmuseum Open Data Policy

Our collection is for everyone. That’s why the Rijksmuseum makes its digitised collections and metadata available in the highest quality. And we don’t ask for anything in return.

Contact form

Contact form

Do you have a question about our dataservices, vocabularies or about Research Data Management? Please reach out via this contact form.