put his paintings into a broader context. Temporary Van Gogh Exhibitions Aside from the permanent collection, the museum also has special exhibitions focusing on various aspects of Van Goghs life and work. In 1999 an exhibition wing by the Japanese modernist architect Kisho Kurokawa was added, the design and placement of which many Amsterdammers didnt like. In this narrative installation you join Vincent van Goghs emotional journey to the South of France. Starting today, they have resumed their place in the museums collection and are on display in the state in which they were found, without their frames. Keep in mind that the museum includes an extensive shop, as well as the pleasant Café Le Tambourin. You can only get in with tickets bought online. Want to prepare your children for what they are about to see? How long does a visit to the Van Gogh Museum take?
The Collection The collection is displayed thematically rather than chronologically: for instance, Van Goghs rural scenes, the artists among his friends such as Paul Gauguin, Émile Bernard and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, his painting techniques, and his mental decline. The abstract design means that a tall, half moon wall of concrete is facing the grass of museumplein. Van Gogh Museum most admired art gallery in Europe. Bus 172, heading to Kudelstaart, stop Museumplein. In 2017 it welcomed.26 million visitors, topping last years record breaking.1 million guests. At DutchAmsterdam we have heard similar comments from many tourists who have visited both the city and the museum multiple times. See the largest collection. That means the Van Gogh Museum is now ranked as the most visited museum in the Netherlands. Currently this is the most visited museum in Amsterdam and the entire Netherlands!