• Mondriaan & de Stijl


    Without De Stijl the homes and streets and the very cityscapes of the western world would have looked very different. And even today the group that grew up around Piet Mondrian and Theo van Doesburg continues to inspire artists, designers and architects. more

    Discover the modern


    Experience the personal side of art with Claude Monet, Wassily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Piet Mondrian, Francis Bacon, Constant, Louise Bourgeois and many more. more

    Delftware Wonderware


    One of the most wonderful and grandest collections of Delftware is finally on display in an atmospheric exhibition. more

  • Wonderkamers


    A new interactive display offers a fresh and entertaining introduction to fine art. more

    Baselitz, Lüpertz, Penck, Immendorff

    Now until Nov-06-2016

    In the second half of the twentieth century, a small group of German artist... more

    Bridget Riley

    Now until Oct-23-2016

    With an unprecedented drive for clarity, and with great precision and... more

  • Look! Glass

    Kijk! Glas
    Now until Mar-12-2017

    What do Roman drinking glasses have in common with glasses from the modern... more

    From Rodin to Bourgeois: Sculpture in the 20th century

    Expected from Oct-15-2016 until Jan-22-2017

    Auguste Rodin, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Umberto Boccioni, Constantin Brancusi,... more

    Alice Neel

    Expected from Nov-05-2016 until Feb-12-2017

    This first ever Dutch exhibition of Alice Neel’s impressively intimate works... more

  • Preview of collection item 'Avondensemble, bestaande uit strapless jurk van katoen bedrukt met pioenrozen en een bolero bestikt met witte en blauwe pailletten in bloem- en bloempotmotieven, ontleend aan Delfts aardewerk'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van zwart zijden voile met ingeweven florale motieven en langs het lijfje garnering van kralen borduurwerk, hierbij ceintuur, reconstructie van origineel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Houder voor luciferdoosje, asbakjes, vaasje en schotel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Oranje slaapkamerameublement'
  • Preview of collection item '10918x1y104743'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk met ceintuur van witte katoenen voile, bedrukt in golvend patroon van onderbroken zwarte strepen met ronde hoeken (ellipsvormig)'
  • Preview of collection item 'Bijbel en gezangenboek met sloten'
  • Preview of collection item 'Eetkamertafel met vier stoelen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Zeilschepen op zee'
  • Preview of collection item 'Mini-jurk met turban van gele tricot trevira met ronde incrustaties van groene trevira'
  • Guided tours

    A staff outing, a family day out or an excursion with friends? Guided tours are available for many of our exhibitions. more

  • HEAD OF EXHIBITIONS is leaving our museum

    Franz-W. Kaiser (b. 1957) is leaving his post as head of exhibitions at Gemeentemuseum Den Haag. On 1 June 2016 he will take up the position of artistic director at the Bucerius Kunst Forum in Hamburg, succeeding Dr. Ortrud Westheider, director of the exhibition space founded through the ZEIT-Stiftung for almost a decade.... read more

  • The Vincent Award 2016 to be suspended

    The international jury and organisers of The Vincent Award hereby announce that The Vincent Award 2016 is to be suspended. This decision has been taken after careful consideration of the facts surrounding the nomination and the withdrawal of two candidates.... read more

  • Launch biggest Mondrian show in Brazil

    Over seventy works by Mondrian and his contemporaries in the De Stijl movement are about to tour Brazil. The Gemeentemuseum has created an exhibition to visit the cities of São Paolo, Brasilia, Belo Horizonte and Rio de Janeiro. The museum’s Mondrian collection is the greatest on the planet and it is eager to give it worldwide exposure. Director Benno Tempel says, “Mondrian is one of the top... read more

  • Two artists withdraw from The Vincent Award

    The organisation of The Vincent Award announces that the artists Nairy Baghramian and Jutta Koether have withdrawn as nominees for The Vincent Award 2016. Gemeentemuseum Den Haag regrets this, as both the international jury, museum and Broere Charitable Foundation were delighted with their nomination.... read more


    The Dutch fashion world’s highest honour is being awarded to the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag after the jury for this year’s “Grand Seigneur” voted unanimously for the museum. The news was announced by the MODINT trade association for the Dutch fashion, interior design, carpet and textile world. The prize (a sculpture by artist Wendela Gevers Deynoot) will be presented at a ceremony to be held at... read more