Museums

Top Museums in The Netherlands visited as a day trip from Amsterdam by walking, cycling or taking public transport. Most are part of the Museumkaart.

DeWandelaar has some of the best museums in The Netherlands. Click an icon to see details or scroll for an alphabetical list.

Allard Pierson Museum

The Allard Pierson Museum of Archaeology in Amsterdam displays artifacts from Classical Mediterranean and Near East cultures and empires.

The Allard Pierson Museum of Archaeology in Amsterdam displays artifacts from Classical Mediterranean and Near East cultures and empires.

The Allard Pierson Museum of Archaeology in Amsterdam displays artifacts from Classical Mediterranean and Near East cultures and empires.

The Allard Pierson Museum of Archaeology in Amsterdam displays artifacts from Classical Mediterranean and Near East cultures and empires.

Bakkerijmuseum De Oude Bakkerij

The Bakkerijmuseum De Oude Bakkerij in Medemblik gives a hands-on baking and tasting experience including cakes, marzipan, chocolate and spekulaas cookies.

The Bakkerijmuseum De Oude Bakkerij in Medemblik gives a hands-on baking and tasting experience including cakes, marzipan, chocolate and spekulaas cookies.

The Bakkerijmuseum De Oude Bakkerij in Medemblik gives a hands-on baking and tasting experience including cakes, marzipan, chocolate and spekulaas cookies.

The Bakkerijmuseum De Oude Bakkerij in Medemblik gives a hands-on baking and tasting experience including cakes, marzipan, chocolate and spekulaas cookies.

Beeld en Geluid

The Beeld en Geluid or Institute for Media Culture shows how media developments have influenced people and society through more recent history.

The Beeld en Geluid or Institute for Media Culture shows how media developments have influenced people and society through more recent history.

The Beeld en Geluid or Institute for Media Culture shows how media developments have influenced people and society through more recent history.

The Beeld en Geluid or Institute for Media Culture shows how media developments have influenced people and society through more recent history.

Comenius Museum

The Comenius Museum and mausoleum in Naarden is dedicated to the life and influential works of Czech scholar Jan Amos Comenius (1592-1670).

The Comenius Museum and mausoleum in Naarden is dedicated to the life and influential works of Czech scholar Jan Amos Comenius (1592-1670).

The Comenius Museum and mausoleum in Naarden is dedicated to the life and influential works of Czech scholar Jan Amos Comenius (1592-1670).

The Comenius Museum and mausoleum in Naarden is dedicated to the life and influential works of Czech scholar Jan Amos Comenius (1592-1670).

Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquius

Das Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquis befindet sich in einer Dampfpumpstation und erzählt die Geschichte der niederländischen Landgewinnung aus dem Meer.

Das Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquis befindet sich in einer Dampfpumpstation und erzählt die Geschichte der niederländischen Landgewinnung aus dem Meer.

Das Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquis befindet sich in einer Dampfpumpstation und erzählt die Geschichte der niederländischen Landgewinnung aus dem Meer.

Das Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquis befindet sich in einer Dampfpumpstation und erzählt die Geschichte der niederländischen Landgewinnung aus dem Meer.

Het Hollands Kaasmuseum

Het Hollands Kaasmuseum in Alkmaar is housed in a historic building on the Cheese Market and displays the history, production and trade in Dutch Cheese.

Het Hollands Kaasmuseum in Alkmaar is housed in a historic building on the Cheese Market and displays the history, production and trade in Dutch Cheese.

Het Hollands Kaasmuseum in Alkmaar is housed in a historic building on the Cheese Market and displays the history, production and trade in Dutch Cheese.

Het Hollands Kaasmuseum in Alkmaar is housed in a historic building on the Cheese Market and displays the history, production and trade in Dutch Cheese.

Het Nederlands Vestingmuseum

Het Nederlands Vestingmuseum (Dutch Fortress Museum) is housed in the casemates, ramparts and moats of the preserved fortified town of Naarden.

Het Nederlands Vestingmuseum (Dutch Fortress Museum) is housed in the casemates, ramparts and moats of the preserved fortified town of Naarden.

Het Nederlands Vestingmuseum (Dutch Fortress Museum) is housed in the casemates, ramparts and moats of the preserved fortified town of Naarden.

Het Nederlands Vestingmuseum (Dutch Fortress Museum) is housed in the casemates, ramparts and moats of the preserved fortified town of Naarden.

Het Scheepvaartmuseum

The Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam has several exhibitions of Dutch Maritime history including a full-sized VOC sailing ship from the Golden Age.

The Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam has several exhibitions of Dutch Maritime history including a full-sized VOC sailing ship from the Golden Age.

The Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam has several exhibitions of Dutch Maritime history including a full-sized VOC sailing ship from the Golden Age.

The Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam has several exhibitions of Dutch Maritime history including a full-sized VOC sailing ship from the Golden Age.

Kasteel de Haar

First mentioned in 1391, Kasteel de Haar was fell into ruin but was financed by the Rothchilds and restored to its present state by Pierre Cuypers in 1892.

First mentioned in 1391, Kasteel de Haar was fell into ruin but was financed by the Rothchilds and restored to its present state by Pierre Cuypers in 1892.

First mentioned in 1391, Kasteel de Haar was fell into ruin but was financed by the Rothchilds and restored to its present state by Pierre Cuypers in 1892.

First mentioned in 1391, Kasteel de Haar was fell into ruin but was financed by the Rothchilds and restored to its present state by Pierre Cuypers in 1892.

Marinemuseum

The Marinemuseum in Willemsoord Den Helder displays the history and a collection of the Dutch Navy from the Golden Age to present times.

The Marinemuseum in Willemsoord Den Helder displays the history and a collection of the Dutch Navy from the Golden Age to present times.

The Marinemuseum in Willemsoord Den Helder displays the history and a collection of the Dutch Navy from the Golden Age to present times.

The Marinemuseum in Willemsoord Den Helder displays the history and a collection of the Dutch Navy from the Golden Age to present times.