Opening hours and prices

On this page you can find information that can help you to plan your visit.

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The Milkmaid is back!

melkmeisje The Milkmaid by Johannes Vermeer is back in the Gallery of Honour. She was temporarily on tour. The painting was on display in Musée du Louvre in the exhibition Vermeer et les maîtres de la peinture de genre.

Prices

  • Adults: € 17.50
  • Youth aged 18 and under, Museumkaart holders, members of ICOM, ICOMOS, UNESCO, the Rembrandt Association (Vereniging Rembrandt), KOG, Vrienden van de Aziatische Kunst, Vrienden van het Rijksmuseum, BankGiro Lottery VIP-KAART: free admission
  • Holders of CJP, Stadspas or EYCA: 50% reduction on regular ticket price

Tickets

You do not have to go to the ticket counter if you have:

  • an e-ticket
  • a Museumkaart
  • an admission ticket purchased at a hotel or through a reseller

Opening hours

9:00 to 17:00 daily, all days of the year: so the museum is also open on Christmas day, Boxing day and New Year's day
The Rijksmuseum’s ticket desk closes at 16:30

The Rijksmuseum Gardens, Rijks Shop and Café are also open to visitors without a ticket from 9:00 to 18:00

Please note that it can be very busy in the Rijksmuseum. Museumkaart and e-ticket holders do not have to go to the ticket counter. Nonetheless, you may have to queue outside the museum. These queues are for all visitors – except for our benefactors (Vrienden van het Rijksmuseum) or people with reservations for a guided tour or workshop. The busiest times are Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 11:00 and 15:00, on bank holidays and during the holiday period.

You do not have to go to the ticket counter if you have:

  • an e-ticket
  • a Museumkaart
  • membership card ICOM KOG, VVAK, Vereniging Rembrandt
  • an admission ticket purchased at a hotel

Special facilities

See Facilities for information regarding special facilities for wheelchairs and rollators.