Operation Night Watch is the largest and most wide-ranging research and conservation project in the history of Rembrandt’s masterpiece. The goal of Operation Night Watch is the long-term preservation of the painting. Read more about Operation Night Watch here.

11:13 min. - For the first time in 300 years The Night Watch is complete again!

1:17 min. - The Night Watch was originally bigger. It really was!

1:57 min - Artificial intelligence

The Night Watch The Night Watch

View and compare the reconstruction with The Night Watch

2:57 min. - What is it and how did Rembrandt use it?

8 min. - Operation Night Watch

The Night Watch The Night Watch

5-10 min. reading time - A paint sample from the shooting musketeer

5 min. reading time - Operatie Nachtwacht

5 min. reading time - Operation Night Watch

15 min. reading time - Operation Night Watch

15 min. reading time - Operation Night Watch

10 min. reading time - Operation Night Watch

5 min. reading time - Operation Night Watch

The Night Watch The Night Watch

Operation Night Watch

5-10 min. reading time - The centre of the drum

The Night Watch The Night Watch

10 min. reading time - Rembrandt’s drum explained

10 min. reading time - Archival research into the cutting of The Night Watch

5 min. reading time - The 1975-76 treatment

Nationaal Archief, Publiek domein Nationaal Archief, Publiek domein

2:33 min. - Polygoon Hollands Nieuws 1976

See the work as Rembrandt intended it

Zoom in on particles of pigment

The Night Watch The Night Watch

10 min. reading time - Who is he?

The Night Watch The Night Watch

5 min. reading time - Who was he and what do we know about him?

10 min. reading time - Eye to eye with The Night Watch, a goosebump moment