Van Gogh Tickets & Tours

10 Best Van Gogh Museum Tours & Discount Tickets

Off to Amsterdam to see the city and all the beautiful things it has to offer? The Van Gogh Museum must be one of your many stops. The museum is a must-see when you are in the city. It is the repository of some of the world's most important works of art.

Van Gogh Museum Ticket Prices

Adults Ticket 19 €*
Child Ticket FREE (school groups excluded)
Students 10 €* NOTE: The student ticket is only valid for visits from Monday to Friday in the period from 6 September to 15 October and 1 November to 24 December

The below table includes a brief description of various handpicked Van Gogh Museum tickets & skip the line guided tours of the Van Gogh Museum. They're based on users reviews, cost, customer experience as well as all the best ways to see the famous Van Gogh Museum sight. We've compared prices from a variety of skip the line Van Gogh Museum guided tours & tickets, websites and have handpicked the most affordable Van Gogh Museum combination tickets, but utterly enjoyable Van Gogh Museum tours & tickets below:

Van Gogh Museum Skip-the-line Ticket

1. Van Gogh Museum Skip-the-line Ticket

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • This is an opportunity to see one of the finest collections of artworks by Vincent Van Gogh.
  • A insight into the movement of Surrealism and the life of one of the genre's leading artists.
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Blue Boat Company Amsterdam Canal Cruise and Van Gogh Museum

2. Blue Boat Company Amsterdam Canal Cruise and Van Gogh Museum

clock Duration: 8 hours
  • An opportunity to visit one Holland's best art museums and discover the incredible life of the Italian Surrealist painter Vincent Van Gogh.
  • Go sightseeing in the historic centre of Amsterdam on a scenic canal cruise.
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Skip-the-line Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum Guided Combo Tour - Private Tour

3. Skip-the-line Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum Guided Combo Tour - Private Tour

clock Duration: 300 to 330
  • Private tour through Amsterdam's best museums.
  • Perfect introduction to Van Gogh and artist of the Dutch Golden Age.
  • Five-hour private guided tour.
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Skip-the-line Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Private Guided Tour

4. Skip-the-line Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Private Guided Tour

clock Duration: 120 to 150
  • The guided tour of Van Gogh Museum reveals masterpieces and living in the hardship of one of the most famous and gifted painters in history.
  • Participants in the walking tour avoid waiting in long lines to visit the museum.
  • The tour covers significant works of art by Vincent Van Gogh and of the artists who influenced his
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The making of Vincent van Gogh in Nuenen + van Gogh Museum

5. The making of Vincent van Gogh in Nuenen + van Gogh Museum

clock Duration: 9 hours
  • Discover for yourself, in a small group, the places van Gogh painted in Nuenen and take your personal experience to the van Gogh Museum to see the paintings of these places. By doing so you add a new dimension and experience to the van Gogh...
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Skip-the-Line: Private Guided Tour of Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

6. Skip-the-Line: Private Guided Tour of Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Join your very own personal, professional art historian as they take you around the largest collection of Van Gogh paintings anywhere in the world. The Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam has 200 paintings, over 400 drawings, and 700 letters. Van Gogh is one of the most recognizable artists from the 20th Century, and his stunning works - full of colour...
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Skip-the-line Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum Guided Combo Tour

7. Skip-the-line Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum Guided Combo Tour

clock Duration: 4 hours 30
  • In one day, see both of the world-class museums with a professional local guide. You can choose your start time, just email us after the booking is confirmed which time is best for you!

    Join your guide, an art historian, and firstly explore the for an in-depth look at the incredible collection of the Rijksmuseum. Your tour will focus on...
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Private Van Gogh Museum Tour with Skip the Line Ticket

8. Private Van Gogh Museum Tour with Skip the Line Ticket

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • Get ready for a unique journey where you'll explore every period of Van Gogh's life and work. From the dark paintings of the Netherlands to the colors of Paris, the light of Arles - South France, to his tragic death in Auvers Sur Oise near Paris.

    During this unique experience, you'll listen to unknown Van Gogh's stories, learn about the...
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Private Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum with Skip the Line Ticket

9. Private Rijksmuseum & Van Gogh Museum with Skip the Line Ticket

clock Duration: 4 hours 30
  • Treat yourself to a wonderful day in Amsterdam’s grandest museums, the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogn Museum, located in the heart of the city. Skip the ticket line and indulge in a world of classic art.

    On this private tour, your guide will help you skip the line and get straight into the Rijksmuseum. As you walk through the rest of the...
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Van Gogh Museum: secret of the green sun

10. Van Gogh Museum: secret of the green sun

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Van Gogh is one of the most iconic and extraordinary artists, that we all know for his very special sense of shape and color creating the mysterious universe. Together with you we would like to dive into his marvelous world!
    In order to be able to understand his ideas and its effect on us better, we will get back to his diaries, letters to his...
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Skip the Line to the Van Gogh Museum and Access to the Tours in Amsterdam

11. Skip the Line to the Van Gogh Museum and Access to the Tours in Amsterdam

clock Duration: 2 to 3 hou
  • With this tour you will skip the frequently extensive line and start exploring the museum at your own pace.

    The multimedia guide will offer curious facts about master's life and story of his paintings.

    The museum holds around 200 paintings, 500 drawings and more than 800 of his letters.

    You will see the most famous works,...
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Van Gogh museum guided visit

12. Van Gogh museum guided visit

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  • My philosophy is to offer infotainment, I try to know everything there is to know about Vincent Van Gogh( my wife can't believe I still buy more books...), but I also spice it up with fun facts and anecdotal information about his life.
    Judging form my reviews you can tell that people loved it for the knowledge part but also the enthusiasm I...
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Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Guided Tour with Art Historian

13. Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam Guided Tour with Art Historian

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Get the most out of your visit to the Van Gogh Museum by touring the world's largest collection of his works with an art historian guide. Dive deep into the history of the brilliant artist, one of the most famous Dutchmen of all time, during this 90-minute tour with just your small group (maximum six people) and your private guide, a professional...
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Withlocals Live Online Experience Rembrandt and Van Gogh Live from Amsterdam

14. Withlocals Live Online Experience Rembrandt and Van Gogh Live from Amsterdam

clock Duration: 1 hour
  • Art lovers rejoice! Get ready for an amazing virtual tour of the Rijksmuseum with local host Rolf. Admire the masterpieces of the best Dutch Masters, from the golden age with Rembrandt until the wonderful Vincent van Gogh.

    During this unique experience, you'll listen to unknown Rembrandt and Van Gogh's stories and learn about the latest...
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FAQs about Van Gogh Museum

Ticket Prices for the Van Gogh Museum

Tickets are only available online and there is only a limited number of tickets for each time-slot.

  • Adults - €19
  • 0 to 18 years old – Free
  • I Amsterdam City Card – Free

Opening Times of the Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam is open daily:

  • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (10:00 pm on Fridays)
  • High season (usually Easter to early November) closing time is at 6:00 pm (10:00 pm on Fridays)
  • 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Summer holidays (mid-July to early September) closing time at 9:00 pm on Saturday and 10:00 pm on Friday

How to Get to the Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Musuem is easily accessible by public transportation and it is the most budget-friendly way to get there.

Traveling by public transport

  • From Central Station, take tram 2 (towards NieuwSloten) or 5 (towards Amstelveen Binnenhof) to the Van Baerlestraat stop
  • From Station Amsterdam Zuid/WTC, take tram 5 (towards Central Station) to the Van Baerlestraat stop
  • Take tram 3 or 12 to the Van Baerlestraat stop or bus 145, 172 to the Museumplein stop

The Best Times to Visit the Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum is one of the most popular museums in Amsterdam and in the world. Visitors can expect long queues during high season which is from April to May, and July to August. However, you will be able to avoid the line all year round is your book skip-the-line tickets online.

Weekends are the busiest days and the waiting time can take at least an hour. If you would like to avoid crowds, you can go during weekday mornings or after 3:00 pm. Pick a sunny day for your visit because waiting lines to museums tend to be longer when it is raining.

Try to avoid the following dates because they attract more tourists:

  • August
  • New Year period
  • Queen's Day & Liberation Day week (last week of April to first week of May)

Plan your Visit to the Van Gogh Museum

If you will be traveling to Amsterdam anytime soon, it is important that you plan your trip. Aside from checking fun things to do in Amsterdam and Amsterdam walking tours, you also need to prepare for your visit to the Van Gogh Museum.

Buy tickets ahead of time

We mean more than just buying regular tickets ahead of time. It makes more sense to purchase skip-the-line tickets so that you can make the most of your visit and not have to wait hours to get inside.

Explore the museum with guided tours

People often ask if it is worth it to pay for guided tours and we say yes! With guided tours you get an in-depth understanding of the museum, the works of art inside its walls, and the artist himself. Informative guides can make your visit a more pleasant and educational one.

Leave your big bags in lockers

In case you are going to the museum before checking in to your hotel or after you check out from your hotel, you can leave the bags either at the lockers. This is because large bags are not allowed inside the museum. There is also a free coat check and a mandatory backpack and umbrella check-in policy. Anything bigger than a handbag has to be checked in.

Is the Van Gogh Museum Accessible?

The Van Gogh Museum boasts of excellent accessibility for people who rely on walking aids or wheelchairs. Visually impaired visitors also get to enjoy informative texts accompanying exhibits into a booklet printed using large fonts.