Are you planning to visit the Rijksmuseum with friends, family or colleagues? Or would you like to book a group visit as a guide or tour operator, or for a company outing? Discover all the options for your visit here.

Good to know

Currently your group may consist of a maximum of 4 people – including children. A group may also be accompanied by a tour guide, bringing the total to a maximum of 5 people.

National Institute for Public Health and the Environment guidelines apply to your visit. If you are not members of the same household, please maintain a distance of at least 1.5 metres from each other and other visitors.

EXPLORE AND DISCOVER

You’re welcome to explore the Rijksmuseum with friends or as a family. Take a museum guidebook along with you or download the free app with tours and routes. Ask at the information desk for tips on how to get the best out of your visit.

TAKE A GUIDED TOUR OF THE MUSEUM

If you’d like to hear fascinating details about the art in the Rijksmuseum, then book a guided tour. Various tours are available with our own guides. Most tours are available in Dutch and English, and some also in other languages.

Would you like to visit the museum with your own tour guide, or are you a guide yourself? You are welcome to visit to the museum with an external tour guide, but some important changes have been made. Please see the information for tour guides below.

REGISTER AS A GUIDE

If you would like to give tours of the Rijksmuseum as an external or guest tour guide, you now have to register in advance. This lets us know who we can expect, and it means we can provide you with the information you need to act as a guide at the museum. As a registered guide you will be invited to information sessions, and we will send you updates about new exhibitions and other Rijksmuseum news.

Registration is mandatory if you want give tours of the Rijksmuseum as an external or guest guide.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS

Reservation department groepen@rijksmuseum.nl

Book a group visit

Maximum 4 people
Guided tours possible
Also with external guides

Opening hours

Daily 9 to 17h

Address

Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam

Accessibility

Wheelchair access
Guide dogs allowed
Lifts on every floor

FAQ

Free cloak room
Photography allowed
Free WiFi

All practical info

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The milk seems to be streaming from the pitcher. How did Vermeer do this?