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Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

May 18 2015 - 10:12 AM

A total of 520,698 visitors came to see the Late Rembrandt exhibition between 12 February and 17 May 2015. Never before has a Rijksmuseum exhibition attracted so many visitors. Previous records were also associated with Rembrandt (1956, 1969, 1991).

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

March 14 2015 - 6:00 PM

The Rijksmuseum has purchased a large canvas by the 17th-century painter Jan Asselijn at The European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF) in Maastricht.

RIJKS® welcomes guest chef Margot Janse

RIJKS® welcomes guest chef Margot Janse

January 7 2015 - 12:30 PM

On January 8, 9 and 10 South-Africa’s top chef Margot Janse is returning to her country of birth as a guest chef at the Rijksmuseum’s newly opened restaurant RIJKS®. Together with executive chef Joris Bijdendijk and his team she cooks a special menu inspired by Dutch Masters as Vermeer and Rembrandt. Her dishes will be on the menu till the end of the exhibition Late Rembrandt (12 February-17 May 2015).

New masterpiece in the Rijksmuseum

New masterpiece in the Rijksmuseum

June 29 2015 - 9:30 AM

The new acquisition, an exceptional 17th-century sculpture by Adriaen de Vries(1556-1626), can be seen from today on in the Gallery of Honour of the Rijksmuseum. The bronze is considered to be one of his best works. No other statue by De Vries has been in Dutch art collections until now.

Discover the new features of Rijksstudio

Discover the new features of Rijksstudio

June 24 2015 - 10:30 AM

Rijksstudio has added a number of new tools to make your user experience even more personal and inspiring than ever.

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

Late Rembrandt attracts over half a million visitors

May 18 2015 - 10:12 AM

A total of 520,698 visitors came to see the Late Rembrandt exhibition between 12 February and 17 May 2015. Never before has a Rijksmuseum exhibition attracted so many visitors. Previous records were also associated with Rembrandt (1956, 1969, 1991).

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

Rijksmuseum buys painting by Jan Asselijn at TEFAF

March 14 2015 - 6:00 PM

The Rijksmuseum has purchased a large canvas by the 17th-century painter Jan Asselijn at The European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF) in Maastricht.