Van Gogh and Rijksmuseum Private Tour

Explore Amsterdam's Two World Class Art Museums with a Licensed Guide

Travel Flexibly 5 / 5 See All 2 Reviews · 4.00h custom · Amsterdam, Holland

While in Amsterdam, see the great works of the Dutch Masters with a Private Guide. At the Rijksmuseum, take in the paintings of Rembrandt and Vermeer as a VIP. Just across the "Museumstraat", your private guide will lead you through the newly opened Van Gogh Museum. Though Van Gogh spent much of his life in France, his home city of Amsterdam is the best place to see his masterpieces.

Tour Details
  • Private Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum Tour
  • Meet Your Private Guide
  • Rembrandt's Night Watch
  • Vermeer's The Milkmaid
  • Van Gogh's Self Portraits
  • Van Gogh's Sunflowers
  • The Life and Art of Vincent Van Gogh
  • Top Works from the Dutch Masters

Which is better the Rijksmuseum or Van Gogh Museum? With a private guide, you do not have to pick between them. At the Rijksmuseum, take in the works of Rembrandt and Vermeer. Your guide will lead you through the massive national museum of the Netherlands showing the top works and hidden gems. In the Van Gogh Museum, you will learn the stories, works and life of Vincent Van Gogh. On this VIP tour, become an expert on the Dutch Masters for a fun and informative experience in Dutch art. This 4 hour tour includes:

  • Private English Speaking Local Guide

  • Admission to the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum

  • Guided Tour of the Two Museums

Van Gogh Museum

We tell you about the controversial life of the author through the contemplation of his work. 

Did you know that almost all his production, more than 900 paintings, is concentrated practically in the last 3 years of his life? What would it be that dragged the eccentric artist to this prolific production?

Our tour is about this obsession. We are doing it step by step, observing how he is progressing in his technique and who influenced his different stages. A tour full of curiosities and full of stories about the life and work of this genius.

Rijksmuseum

After resting a little, we continue our visit to the Rijksmuseum, the most important museum in the country and also the largest.

To make the most of our time, we will first visit the classical room, where we will talk about the most important painters of the Dutch Golden Age, such as Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Willem Claeszoon Heda, Jan Vermeer or Jan Steen. 

With a realistic character, the intimate genre scenes reach all their splendor with these artists. Our task will be to analyze the distinctive value of each artist, the personal and technical contributions used while telling you the story behind each painting. 

The visit will continue through other rooms, where we will continue discovering hidden treasures.

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Awesome Tour
27 January 2022
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We really enjoyed the tour and Annabel, our tour guide, was excellent. She was very good at explaining and describing the places that we visited. We didn’t feel rushed or confused during our tour. I highly recommend taking this tour. Thank you, Annabel!

Amazing!
27 January 2022
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We loved our guide and the tour! Learned a lot.

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