Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam

2.7
#31 of 111 in Museums in Amsterdam
At Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam, admire works by well-known and up-and-coming photographers. In 2001, the museum opened to celebrate photography, showcase established artists, and support those early in their careers. Explore the four galleries. Each has a temporary exhibit, often devoted to themes like documentary, art, and fashion. Notable shows from the past included work from Henri Cartier-Bresson and Richard Avedon. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Amsterdam holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
map
Create an itinerary including Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam
Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
644 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is a niche museums for those interested in photography. The interiors are very contemporary on multiple levels in a narrow building. Exhibits keep changing all the time.  more »
  • I have visited the Foam gallery many of times and the exhibitions are always great. It is definitely my favourite museum in Amsterdam and worth a visit if you're interested in mixed media/art. It's ve...  more »
  • As Foam has always 3 or 4 photographers on display at the same time there always will be something of you liking. Reason for visiting Foam today was the Gordon Parks exhibition. Double feelings. Madde...  more »

Plan your trip to Amsterdam

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Amsterdam

Amsterdam boasts hundreds of registered hotels and hostels offering rooms suitable for every traveler's budget and needs. If the volume of choices seems overwhelming, figure out your interests and sightseeing priorities before making a decision. To stay near the best nightlife and shopping, explore the hotels in the city center, where rooms range from economical to luxurious. For quick access to museums and galleries, check out the budget and mid-range hotels in the so-called
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Amsterdam by other users

8 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM MALDIVES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 34 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM INDIA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans