Museum of art and history

Since 1885, the Rijksmuseum has been housed in architect Pierre Cuypers' imposing building on the Museumplein square, right in the heart of Amsterdam. In 2012/13, the Rijksmuseum will be renovated. Read all about the renovation on these pages.

design 

Final Design for The New Rijksmuseum

Watch on this page the Final Design for The New Rijksmuseum by the architects Cruz and Ortiz.

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Renovation special

Renovation special

Watch video interviews on the renovation! Note: this special is available only in Dutch, but some interviews are in English with Dutch subtitles.             

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panoramas

Panoraramic views

Open the 3d-panoramas and you will get a beautiful view of the renovation of the main building of the Rijksmuseum.  

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Newsletter  

The New Rijksmuseum Newsletter

The New Rijksmuseum Newsletter is available in Dutch.

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collection

The design for the presentation of the objects

  

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history 

From 1800 to 2012/13



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archives

Old messages concerning The New Rijksmuseum

 

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timeline 

Renovation timeline 


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