Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

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Art enthusiasts and van Gogh fans will adore visiting the largest collection of the Dutch artist's work at Van Gogh Museum. This museum opened in 1973 and today is one of the most visited in the world, attracting 1.4 million visitors in 2013. Wander through the site's permanent exhibit, which contains a vast selection of van Gogh's works, with about 200 paintings and 600 drawings in total. Study his most significant pieces, including "The Potato Eaters" (1885), "Sunflowers" (1889), and nine of his self-portraits. You'll have the opportunity to view several works of van Gogh's Impressionist and post-Impressionist contemporaries as well, such as Monet and Manet, plus visiting exhibits. Make Van Gogh Museum a centerpiece of your Amsterdam vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Amsterdam route planner.
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  • Stunning artwork, wonderfully displayed. Highly recommended. Book online before you arrive to avoid the queue.  more »
  • The tragic story of Van Gogh coming to live. I highly recommend to take the audio guide for this tour.  more »
  • Timed tickets. Purchase in advance. Excellent collection founded by his family. Give yourself at least 1.5 hours to enjoy it. Catch the flower market in the way back to Amsterdam central.  more »
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