Plan your visit

Info & Accessibility

Herengracht 386 
1016 CJ Amsterdam
0031 (0)20 42 11 656
mail@hetgrachtenhuis.nl

The free audioguide is available in the following languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese (Mandarin) & Dutch.

Public transport

Tram 2, 11 & 12 
(stop Koningsplein)

Metro 52
(stop Rokin)

Opening times

First exhibition: Tuesday till Sunday 10am - 5pm
Temporary exhibition: Tuesday till Sunday 10am - 4pm

Adjusted opening times and Holidays

Easter,: open
Kingsday, 27 April: closed
Pentecost: open
Christmas Eve: 24 December, open 
Christmas Day: 25 December, closed
2nd Christmas day, 26 December: open 
New Year's Eve, 31 december: open
New Year's Day, 1 januari: 11:00 - 17:00

The museum is accessible to wheelchair users and other visitors who cannot use stairs.

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Group visits & Schools

The Museum of the Canals welcomes all groups schools to the museum. The multimedia tour is perfectly suited for group visits. The museum offers a special price for groups of more than 15. You can also book optional extras with your visit. Click here for more information.

The museum is suited for both primary and secondary school children. The ticket price for students is €4 per person. For teachers and guides, the ticket price is € 6 per person. With the iAmsterdam card, guides, teachers and students have free access to the Museum of the Canals.