Rijks museum Canal Cruise
Experience the Golden Century on the water & in the museum!
Blue Boat Company & the Rijksmuseum proudly present this unique cruise that takes you back to the Golden days of the 17th century. And after the cruise, you can visit the art works at the Rijksmuseum.
Canal Cruise with unique unieke audiotour
During this cruise through the canals of Amsterdam you pass by a lot of places that are all -one way or another- connected to works of art from the collection of the Rijksmuseum. Where did Rembrandt live? Where did he paint his famous painting "The Nightwatch"? And where did they hang criminals, which was quite common in those days? The unique audio commentary let's you experience all these stories! And in the souvenir booklet that comes with the package deal, you can see the art works that are mentioned in the story. On board, you can choose between a Dutch and an English story through our Personal Audio System.
Exhibition at the Rijksmuseum
In the 17th century, the city of Amsterdam grew like never before. Trade flourished and they rapidly build the canal system. Rich tradesmen build large palace-like houses and lots of artists moved to Amsterdam, as it was considered "THE place to be". In a way, Amsterdam was the center of the world! At the Rijksmuseum they have lots of works of art from this period. Enormous doll houses reprisenting the large canal houses, portrets of the rich and famous and of course the highlight of the collection, Rembrandt's "The Nightwatch"!
And at the museum you can use the Fast-Lane, so no waiting in line!
Extra: The Rembrandt House
With the Deluxe ticket you can also visit the Rembrandt House. Thsi museum is situated in the house were famous Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn lived from 1639 till 1658. In the Rijks Museum you can see his most famous painting, The Nightwatch.
Price: € 30,00 p.p.
Price children 5 - 18 years: € 7,50 p.p.
Children up to 4: free
Rijks museum Cruise Deluxe
(plus "Rembrandthuis"): € 41,50 p.p.
Price children 5-18 years: € 10,50 p.p.
Children up to 4: Free
Duration Cruise: 75 Minutes
Daily every 30 minutes from 10 AM - 6 PM & at 7 PM
Winter (October- March):
Daily every hour from 10 AM - 5 PM
Stadhouderskade 30 (1071 ZD), opposite Hard Rock Café
Opening times: Daily from 9 AM till 6 PM
Address: Museumstraat 1 (Museumplein)
Opening times: Daily from 10 Am till 5 PM
Address: Jodenbreestraat 4