From Kusama to Mondriaan, from Sottsass to Koons, and from Dumas to McQueen: Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is the must-see museum for modern and contemporary art and design. Here you will find world-famous artworks, but you can also discover new favorites.

  • Two people take a selfie at the work 'Peinture à haute tension' by Martial Raysse
    Martial Raysse, 'Peinture à haute tension', 1965. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • Two women stand in front of 'Nama step,' artwork by Igshaan Adams
    Igshaan Adams, ‘Nama stap’, 2023. Photo: Gert-Jan van Rooij
  • Four people stand in front of the work 'Cathedra , a large blue canvas
    Barnett Newman, 'Cathedra', 1951. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • Boy takes picture of girl in front of a work by Mondrian. Girl imitates the shapes with her arms.
    Piet Mondriaan, 'Lozenge Composition with Two Lines', 1931. Photo: Nina Schollaardt

Essentials Tour

A collection with so much art can feel overwhelming. Where do I start, which works should I definitely not skip and who exactly are these famous artists?

You can easily visit all the must-see essentials of our collection with our free, digital tour which you can follow on your phone. Come over with your friends, family or alone, learn about art and design in an interactive way and capture your new memories in the best photo spots.

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The collection

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  • Woman in front of painting by Picasso
    Pablo Picasso, 'Femme nue devant le Jardin', 1956. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • Wall with big purple letters Girrrl Girrrl Girrrl Girrrl
    Martine Syms, 'GIRRRLGIRLLLGGGIRLGIIIRL,' 2017. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • person stands in doorway looking at work by Kusama, white boat with phallus shapes
    Yayoi Kusama, 'Aggregation: One Thousand Boats Show', 1963. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • Colorful poster wall
    Gallery view 'Everyday, Someday and Other Stories. Collection 1950 – 1980'. Photo: Peter Tijhuis
  • Artwork by Steve McQueen
    Steve McQueen, 'Broken Column', 2014. Photo: Gert-Jan van Rooij
  • Photo of woman in the space around the historical stairs of the Stedelijk
    Space around the historical stairs. Photo: Nina Schollaardt
  • Photograph of work by Jeff Koons, a piglet is pushed by 3 small figures, 2 people look at it
    Jeff Koons, 'Ushering in Banality', 2007. Photo: Nina Schollaardt

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Museumplein 10
1071 DJ Amsterdam

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