The rijks museum is located at the head of the museumsquare (Dutch:museumplein). Next to the Museumsquare there are 3 big museums located: The rijksmuseum, the van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum (museum of modern and contemporary art). In front of the entrance of the rijksmuseum (where used to be the IAMSTERDAM sign) is a … Read more
The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam or in Dutch Het scheepvaartmuseum hosts one of the biggest collection of maritime collections of the world. The items include paintings, shipmodels, instruments and maps. It has a big collection of Dutch Maritime objects which cover the Dutch Maritime History.