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Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

Quick facts about Van Gogh Museum

  • Name: Van Gogh Museum
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Type of attraction: Museum/Gallery
  • Opened: 1973
  • Ticket price: From $12

The Van Gogh Museum is a art museum dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and several of his contemporaries and it is located in Amsterdam. It is situated on Museum Square in Amsterdam South district, opposite Stedelijk Museum, Rijksmuseum and Concertgebouw Museum.

The museum opened on 2 June 1973, and famous architects Gerrit Rietveld and Kisho Kurokawa designed the  buildings.

The museum houses the world’s largest collection of paintings and sculptures by Van Gogh. The museum had 2,3 million visitors in 2017, and it was the most visited museum in the Netherlands, and the 23rd most visited museum of art in the world.

he Van Gogh Museum unveiled the Meet Vincent Van Gogh Experience in 2019, a technology-driven “immersive show” about the life and works of Van Gogh, which has traveled around the globe.

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Interesting facts about Van Gogh Museum

  • The museum’s collection features 200 paintings, 400 drawings, and 700 letters by van Gogh.
  • With over 2.3 million visitors per year, this museum is the second most visited in Netehrlands.
  • There were two major thefts, in 1991 and in 2002 and in both cases stole art pieces were recovered.
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