What’s on

The Amsterdam Canals

Permanent exhibition

Take part in the multimedia exhibition and experience how Amsterdam’s canals used to leave a mark on the city, but also today.

Amsterdam, day and night

Temporary exhibition

Exhibition of work by Arie Schippers in collaboration with the Tim Killiam Foundation.

Period rooms and building

Always on display

The museum is located in a seventeenth-century canal house on the Herengracht. Dream away in our period rooms on the first floor.

Museum Garden

Open regularly

The garden was laid out in 2022 and is an ode to four centuries of Amsterdam canal gardens. The quiet garden is open to visitors at certain times.


Open from Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 to 17:00.

Closed: every Monday, December 25th, January 1st and April 27th.


Herengracht 386, 1016 CJ, Amsterdam

+31 (0)20 42 11 656