The Maritime Museum is open (almost) every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The restaurant, shop and library are also accessible without an entrance ticket.
Attention! In case of bad weather and storm (wind force 5/6 or more), access to the East-Indiaman Amsterdam is limited. With wind force 7 or more the ship and quay are closed, for the purpose of the safety of our visitors.
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|The museum and shop: open daily||09:00 - 17:00|
|The restaurant: open daily||09:00 - 17:00|
|The library: open from Monday through Friday *||09:30 - 17:00|
The National Maritime Museum is always closed on:
- King’s Day – 27th of April
- Christmas Day – 25th of December
- New Year’s Day – 1st of January
|Children 3 and under||Free|
|Children 4 - 17||€ 8,00 Online: € 7,75|
|Adults 18 and up||€ 16,50 Online: € 16,00|
|Students||€ 8,00 Online: € 7,75|
|Members VNHSM & HCF||Free|
|Museumkaart, ICOM card, I Amsterdam City Card holders, Amsterdam Pass||Free|
|Holland Pass ticket holders, Rembrandt Society members||Free|
The National Maritime Museum offers a special price for groups consisting of 15 persons or more: €13,50 for adults and €6,50 for children. Groups do not need to make a reservation in advance. This does not apply to school groups. School groups always need to make a reservation through this link.
If you want to book a guided tour or an arrangement, please make a reservation in advance through + 31 (0)20 52 32 203 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
The National Maritime Museum is accessible for people with disabilities. All exhibitions and facilities can be reached by lift. The East Indiaman Amsterdam is partiallly accessible by a special lift. Visitors who are unable to independently navigate through the museum may bring one companion with them for free.
Read our visitor conditions here.
empty cell phone? charge it at the museum!
Is your mobile phone in need of electricity at the National Maritime Museum? In the north-west corner of the Open Pleyn you will find a charging column in which you can safely charge you phone for €1,-. Attention! Your debit card is also the key to open the safe with your telephone. Do not put this inside the safe!