The Mauritshuis is home to the best of Dutch paintings of the 17th-century from the age of Rembrandt and Vermeer. Situated in the heart of The Hague, the compact and world-renowned collection includes masterpieces such as Vermeer's 'Girl with the Pearl Earring', 'The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp' by Rembrandt, The 'Goldfinch' by Fabritius and 'The Bull' by Potter.
See more than two hundred pieces by Dutch and Flemish masters on display in the intimate exhibition rooms with silk wall coverings, sparkling chandeliers and monumental painted ceilings.
Download the Mauritshuis multimedia tour to your smartphone to hear about the paintings in the museum. The most important works of art also feature exciting photos and films. You can choose between a short tour along with the highlights, dive deeper into the seventeenth century, or choose to seek out your favorite paintings yourself. For younger visitors, there is a special tour, with amusing questions, interesting films and a surprising climax.
Come this summer holiday to the Mauritshuis and visit the family-do-exhibition 'Hello Vermeer!' Step into another world: Delft in the 17th-century. Here you will discover everything about world-famous painter Johannes Vermeer. Dress up, do puzzles, watch films, there are tons of things to do. Look at the masterpieces of Vermeer in real life and make your own in the 'Kunstwerkplaats', or join a workshop specially designed for children from 3 to 12 years old - available all summer long.