Dutch Painter, Global Fame
Vincent Van Gogh is one of the most celebrated painters in the world. From his time in France to his missing left ear, the artist’s story has captivated art lovers for generations. Visitors to Amsterdam can immerse themselves in his life and his work at the Van Gogh Museum.
The Colorful Mind of Van Gogh
The permanent collection features some of Van Gogh’s most famous pieces, from “Sunflowers” to “The Bedroom.” In addition to the paintings, visitors will find Van Gogh’s own letters and sketches. And the museum hosts changing exhibitions that highlight the work of those who inspired Van Gogh, as well as those artists he inspired.
Every Friday night, the museum throws a cocktail party with DJs and free guided tours. And with its location on the Museumplein, tourists can easily walk to other galleries, including the Rijksmuseum. The Van Gogh Museum offers the chance to see these vivid masterpieces in person.