Glorious Delft Blue

Country: Netherlands City: Delft
From: 18 Jan 2019

When the first VOC ships returned from the Far East and brought back blue white porcelain 400 years ago, it proved immensely popular among the rich and European aristocracy. Enterprising Dutchmen saw an opportunity and developed their own variation of the blue and white porcelain. This led to the introduction...


Country: Netherlands City: Amsterdam
From: 21 Jan 2019

One week of IMPRO theatre in Amsterdam The Netherlands only international improv festival brings a whole week of improvisational action to the city. Alongside the main performances, there are traditionally late-night shows, workshops, IMPRO talks, an open stage and an afterparty to top it all off. ...

Rembrandt and the Mauritshuis

Country: Netherlands City: The Hague
From: 31 Jan 2019

One of the major collections of Rembrandt van Rijn paintings can be found at the Mauritshuis in The Hague. In the theme year Rembrandt & The Golden Age the museum will put all 18 paintings that were acquired as ‘Rembrandts’ on display. There are Rembrandt’s best works, such as The Anatomy Lesson of...

350 Years of Rembrandt at Museum Het Rembrandthuis

Country: Netherlands City: Amsterdam
From: 01 Feb 2019

In theme year Rembrandt & The Golden Age, Museum Het Rembrandthuis will offer three exhibitions revolving around the master himself. Discover Rembrandt’s family, friends and relations. See unique works never shown in Holland before. Experience the research techniques and discover how Rembrandt...

350 Years of Rembrandt at the Rijksmuseum

Country: Netherlands City: Amsterdam
From: 15 Feb 2019

350 years after his death, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam celebrates the life of Rembrandt with several big exhibitions. See the biggest Rembrandt collection ever in a single exhibition and discover why Rembrandt is still one of the world’s greatest artists in the theme year Rembrandt and the Golden Age....

De Rollende Keukens

Country: Netherlands City: Amsterdam
From: 29 May 2019

A long weekend of great food, music and movies – discover Rollende Keukens or ‘Rolling Kitchens’ and enjoy the most eccentric outdoor restaurant in Holland. Dozens of converted vehicles serve tasty culinary bites and beverages. Enjoy great food, live music and wonderful movies. A huge open air...

HISWA Dutch in-water boat show

Country: Netherlands City: Lelystad
From: 04 Sep 2019

The HISWA Dutch in-water boat show is the leading event for people who love water sports. Come to Lelystad for four days of water sports fun. Northern Europe’s biggest in-water boat show. Over 22,500 visitors. Paradise for every water sports fan. Every year, the water sports season is opened at...

Pieter de Hooch in Delft, Out From Vermeer’s Shadow

Country: Netherlands City: Delft
From: 11 Oct 2019

Pieter de Hooch was one of the greatest artists from the Golden Age. After Johannes Vermeer, he is considered the most famous 17th century master from Delft. His world famous paintings in the various museums draw huge crowds. Follow the development of Pieter de Hooch. Get a glimpse of 17th century...

Young Rembrandt

Country: Netherlands City: Leiden
From: 03 Nov 2019

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn is one of the most famous painters from the Dutch Golden Age. In Leiden, the city where he was born, he started sketching, drawing and painting. This is where he created his first masterpieces.  Museum De Lakenhal will organize this fantastic Rembrandt exhibition in 2019...

SAIL Amsterdam

Country: Netherlands City: Amsterdam
From: 19 Aug 2020

SAIL Amsterdam guarantees an impressive and incomparable fleet of tall ships, sailing heritage craft, modern ships, naval ships and replicas. The biggest nautical event in the world is organized once every five years and attracts well over a one and a half million visitors. Ships and ShowsSAIL...