Rijks Stories

In addition to a rich collection of objects, the Rijksmuseum also has a rich collection of stories about the objects and the museum itself. Follow the Rijks Stories here.

10 things you may not know about Rembrandt’s Night Watch

10 things you may not know about Rembrandt’s Night Watch

Rembrandt’s Night Watch is the most famous and most important painting in the Netherlands. Learn more about this masterpiece and discover some things you may not have known.

The Rembrandt Course

The Rembrandt Course

How to draw like Rembrandt, paint a self portrait or draw emotion like the great master himself? Watch and learn with our Rijksmuseum tutorials.

Rijksmuseum tutorials

Rijksmuseum tutorials

How to create a Romantic painting, a still life or a Vermeer painting? Watch and learn with our Rijksmuseum tutorials.

Cleaning the dust off of the Battle of Waterloo - Behind the Scenes

Cleaning the dust off of the Battle of Waterloo - Behind the Scenes

In this first episode you can see how the largest painting in the Rijksmuseum is dusted off.

10 things you may not know about Marten & Oopjen...

10 things you may not know about Marten & Oopjen...

Learn more about these phenomenal life-size masterpieces and discover some things you may not have known.

Is This Art?

Is This Art?

A series of video's where we take a closer look at pop culture and try to answer the age old question: Is this art?