The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague

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The famous painting "Girl with a Pearl Earring" hangs at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, along with a collection of more than 840 objects of the Dutch Golden Age from artists such as Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Potter. Housed in a 17th-century waterfront building, the exhibits feature a form of art widely appreciated for its precise and realistic representation of the world. Download the official tour app, which includes an audio guide illustrated with photos and films concerning the collection, or join one of the guided tours, where you can learn interesting facts about each of the museum's highlights. Use our The Hague vacation planning website to add The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and other attractions to your The Hague vacation plans.
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  • I enjoyed my visit to the Mauritshuis very much! It’s a rather small museum but it has a very nice collection of famous Dutch painters, including “The Girl with Pearl Earring”. If you are a student yo...  more »
  • I am so happy I was able to see two of my favourite paintings of all time, Girl With A Pearl Earring and Goldfinch. It’s well worth the train ride from Amsterdam and there are some incredible Rembrand...  more »
  • Obviously ,the VerMeer's and Rembrant's were wonderful. But to luxuriate very quietly among the Steen's and other Dutch masterpieces was just a surprising experience. Like being in the Frick in NYC!  more »
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