Van Gogh Museum tour with an expert

the secrets of Van Gogh

Duration: 2 hours
Price: from $303
DW rating (/10)

booking required


“From those popular sunflowers to notorious scenes and self-pictures, Van Gogh and his work keep on impacting our social creative mind. Yet, who was this man, and how did his turbulent character and connections show in his craft? We’ll dive into the life and work of this mysterious craftsman on our 2-hour Van Gogh Museum Tour in Amsterdam, an accolade for quite possibly the most adored artist, both in the Netherlands and all throughout the planet.

Van Gogh Museum Tour

The account of Vincent Van Gogh joins extreme emotion and a striking overflowing of innovativeness. For the duration of his life, the craftsman endured highs and lows, states and limits that are communicated in his wonderful, excellent canvases.

However he lived in relative neediness, Van Gogh speculated that his work would one day become significant, and he was unable to have been more right. Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum in his honor is the world’s biggest devoted to a solitary craftsman and is demonstration of his unbelievable continuous inheritance.

Van Gogh and Amsterdam: an Art History Love Story

After broad redesigns, the Van Gogh Museum as of late returned its ways to the crowds of workmanship sweethearts clamoring for an experience with the craftsman’s distinctive artistic creations. In the organization of a workmanship student of history, we’ll get to know one another in the different displays of the exhibition hall. While the actual works—with their thick layers of lively paint, sudden tones and creative, close mysterious surfaces and examples—are adequately interesting, we’ll likewise take a gander at the social and historical significance in the background. Utilizing stories and subtleties from Van Gogh’s life, we’ll examine eminent works of the gallery’s assortment and spot them along the course of events of his creative turn of events.

Important points

When we leave the historical center and return to the enormous Museumsplein Square, we’ll have a feeling of Van Gogh’s significance to workmanship history in Amsterdam and all throughout the planet. Not just that, we’ll have an appreciation for the dominance of his canvases and a more profound comprehension of Vincent—the man and the legend. Why not then cross the square for a more extensive point of view on Dutch craftsmanship on our Rijksmuseum Tour?”

Tour highlights

  • Investigate Jewish culture and impact in Amsterdam
  • Driven by a neighbourhood history specialist or researcher
  • Jewish Historical Museum and Portuguese Synagogue

Why people take this tour?

Our walking tour of Jewish Amsterdam will begin with a look at the community’s economic life. On-site visits to a famous diamond seller and the union of diamond cutters—one of the first in Holland—will spark our discussion of how Jews entered this trade.

We may also visit the birthplaces, homes, or other monuments of famous Jews who worked in various trades and disciplines, such as the philosopher Spinoza, the entertainment entrepreneur Tuschinksi, or the feminist Aletta Jacobs.

Practical information

Operated by Context Travel

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2 hours

Tour schedule

Every day

Additional information

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(/10 - 121 reviews)

Vanessa was the perfect guide for the museum. She truly was passionate about the museum and carried us happily along with her. She did a great job adding a fresh perspective to a museum I had been to before. She was wonderful for my first timer friend too

Review by Karen L.