The Rijksmuseum is located in Amsterdam’s museum quarter and is easy to get to by public transport, car and bicycle. Hop-on hop-off tours by canal boat or bus also stop close to the Rijksmuseum.

Book a visit


Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam

+31 (0) 20 6747 000

By public transport

Plan your route to the Rijksmuseum using the Public Transport Travel Information service or call the Public Transport Information Line: +31 900 9292.


Would you like to see what you can find where in the museum? Download the map below.

By car

It’s quite an easy ride to the Rijksmuseum in central Amsterdam. And even easier if you plan your route in advance.


Paid parking is available close to the museum and there are various disabled parking spaces nearby. There’s a Q-Park Museumplein underground car park close by at Van Baerlestraat 33b.

Park & Ride (P+R)

Cheaper parking is available at P+R facilities around the city. You can then continue your journey to the Rijksmuseum by public transport.

  • P&R ArenA: take the metro to Weesperplein and then tram 7. Get off at the ‘Spiegelgracht’.
  • P&R Zeeburg: take tram 26 to ‘Rietlandpark’ then transfer to tram 7. Get off at the ‘Spiegelgracht’.


Check the City of Amsterdam website for information about visiting Amsterdam by coach.