Dutch Masters & Masterpieces: Skip the Line at Rijksmuseum Tour

Dutch Masters & Masterpieces: Skip the Line at Rijksmuseum Tour

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( 134 reviews ) star City tour Amsterdam 1 - 6 watch_later 2.5 hour
  • Hear about the best Dutch artists
  • See masterpieces from Rembrandt & van Gogh
  • Private tour: only you & your local host!
  • 100% personalized experience
  • Skip the line ticket included
  • Guided by professional art historians

You will be picked up anywhere in: Amsterdam

What you can expect

Admire the best masterpieces of famous Dutch artists and gain more understanding behind the pieces & their creators on a private tour in the Rijksmuseum. Your experience includes a skip the line ticket and will be guided by the professional art historian of your choice.

This incredible tour is a complete journey through the different periods of the Rijksmuseum. Walk from one period to another, and go from masterpiece to masterpiece!

Explore the medieval times and their religious influence. Meet Dutch Master Geerten tot St. Jans and his wonderful ‘Tree of Jesse.’ See the beauty of the Renaissance era and hear about Lucas van Leyden, the Rembrandt of the 16th century & find out how he set a new high standard for paintings. His ‘Worship of the golden calf’ is an outstanding example of this.

Time for the Golden Age! Explore the big three masters of this enlighting era: Hals, Vermeer, and Rembrandt. Admire the best works of the Rijksmuseum like ‘The Milkmaid, 'The Jewish Bride' and the 'Nightwatch’ in one gallery!

Step into the 18th & 19th century and see the artful transition from one century to another. While the 18th century focused more on the interior of the canal houses & Dutch lifestyle, the 19th century brought us Dutch Master Vincent van Gogh.

Want more art? Let your knowledgeable local know and they will create the perfect masterpiece of a tour for you.

This is the plan

introduction at Museumplein
Medieval Times
See the very religious but outstanding paintings of the medieval times of Dutch Master Geerten tot St. Jans and his wonderful ‘Tree of Jesse.’
Renaissance Era
Hear more about this enlightening time and how it's the basis of the Golden Age. See more about Lucas van Leyden, the Rembrandt of the 16th century
Golden Age
Explore the big three masters of the golden age: Hals, Vermeer and Rembrandt
18th Century
See amazing artworks like clocks, handmade furniture, marble vases and fireplaces, life size porcelain animals and other artworks
19th Century
Admire the biggest painting in the Rijksmuseum, ‘Battle at Waterloo’, made by the ‘Rembrandt of the 19th century
Vincent Van Gogh
End up on a high note, with the Dutch Master Vincent van Gogh!

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

City tour details

Private City tour
Mode of transport
Walking tour (cost included)
2.5 hour
Nr. of guests
1 - 6 persons
Meeting point
Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel
Guest pick-up
included (free of charge)
instant confirmation
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How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.