Rijksmuseum is well-known as the major art and history museum of Amsterdam. Located at the Museum Square in the borough Amsterdam South, the museum was decorated by Neo-gothic elements.
The museum has over 8000 objects in display. Also, 125.00 pieces of its collection could be accessed online. There, you can found masterpieces by Rembrandt, Frans Hals, and Johannes Vermeer. Some famous art works such as The Night’s Watch, The Jewish Bride, and the Threatened Swan, are displayed there.
More interestingly, despite the great art collection, in this museum, Rijksmuseum Research Library,the best and the largest public art history research library in The Netherlands is located. Instead of taking picture, this museum offers different way to enjoy the art by drawing them. It is believed that drawing helps the visitors to appreciate the beauty of art and history.
Let’s dive into the beauty of art and knowledge in Rijksmuseum.