Vincent van Gogh: an international cultural icon

Vincent van Gogh is one of the Netherlands’ most famous artists. His Impressionist painting style is known the world over and more than 125 years after his death, Vincent’s life and work still serve as a huge source of inspiration to many.

But this museum also offers a special program for children to get acquainted with the famous painter! With a free treasure hunt, one for kids between 6-12 years old , and one for smaller children, they can explore the story and artworks in an interactive way. Did you know Vincent wrote more than 600 letters to his brother Theo? Answer questions and complete small activities. And can they find all the bunnies hidden in between the paintings?

The treasure hunt is available in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Besides the treasure hunt, Van Gogh museum offers an audio tour for families, and workshops each Saturday where your child can become a true artist!

Museumplein 6, 1071 DJ Amsterdam

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