• Memento mori – Damien Hirst

    Now until 11/30/2014

    Damien Hirst (b.1965) is not only fascinated by death, but likes to draw on... more

    Mark Rothko

    Now until 03/01/2015

    From rosy pink and jubilant yellow to bright blue to sombre black – face one... more

    Romantic fashions

    Now until 03/22/2015

    Rustling silk, breathtaking embroidery, frills and flounces, vast crinolines.... more

  • 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

    Asian Art and Dutch Taste

    Now until 10/26/2014

    From Balinese woodcarvings to Batavian silverware, from Indonesian krisses to... more

    Jürgen Partenheimer

    Now until 11/09/2014

    Jürgen Partenheimer (b. Munich, 1947) is one of the most striking,... more

  • De Ateliers DEBUT SERIES: Alex Dordoy

    Now until 11/23/2014

    De Ateliers in Amsterdam has long enjoyed a close relationship with... more

    Puzemuze, of op weg naar Rothko

    Now until 03/22/2015

    From bright blue and jubilant yellow to rosy pink and sombre black: the works... more


    Expected from 11/08/2014 until 04/12/2015

    Eccentric vases, a female body slowly revolving in a display cabinet, a... more

  • Emo Verkerk

    Emo Verkerk, Jerofejev (vergrotingskoker), 2013
    Expected from 11/15/2014 until 02/15/2015

    This winter the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag is exhibiting around 90 of Emo... more

  • Preview of collection item 'Kamerjas van zijden crêpe de chine, zgn. 'tissu simultané', bedrukt in streepdessin in rozerood en zwart in gespiegelde blokken, zwart koordceintuur met rose en zwarte kwast'
  • Preview of collection item 'Zelfportret met hoed en sluier'
  • Preview of collection item 'Ensemble van lichtblauwe zijde, bestaande uit jasje, rok en een paar schoenen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Praatstoeltje en tafel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Het gele dier'
  • Preview of collection item 'Drietal vazen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Affiche voor Edy, Dieren'
  • Preview of collection item 'Afbraak van de Rue des Franc-Bourgeois St. Marcel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van gebatikte crêpe de chine zijde in beige- en bruintinten op crème fond,  geïnspireerd op de Indiase sari-dracht'
  • Preview of collection item 'Poppenmeubilair'
  • Rothko en Mondriaan

    Rothko and Mondrian side by side

    For the first time in history, the very last works by Piet Mondrian and Mark Rothko can be seen side by side. Two iconic pieces of art history will be brought together in the major Mark Rothko exhibition in the Gemeentemuseum The Hague. A unique opportunity to admire and compare the greatest masterpieces of the two leading first and second-generation pioneers of abstract art. The exhibition... read more

  • Edith takes New York by storm

    Edith Schiele, Egon Schiele’s masterpiece and a top work in the collection of the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, is currently taking New York by storm. read more

  • Huge success Mark Rothko

    Mark Rothko’s paintings have a huge worldwide following. Not surprisingly, therefore, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag’s current exhibition of work by the renowned American artist is proving a run-away success. The block-buster show is attracting over 10,000 visitors a week. To cope with the overwhelming demand, the museum has decided to extend its opening hours. Doors now open an hour earlier, at... read more

  • Gemeentemuseum acquires superb creation by JANTAMINIAU

    The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag has purchased an amazing creation by JANTAMINIAU. The evening gown is from the designer’s autumn/winter 2011 ‘Nature Extends’ collection and is on display in the Romantic Fashions – Mr Darcy meets Eline Vere exhibition, which opened last Saturday. The purchase was funded by the Friends of the Gemeentemuseum.... read more

  • The Canon of the Netherlands

    Book presentation on 11 September read more