• 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


    Now until Feb-28-2016

    Sparkling colours and gossamer lines – the glassblowers, potters and ceramic... more

    Bouke de Vries

    Now until Feb-28-2016

    A nuclear bomb seems to have been dropped in this installation by artist... more

  • Dutch Dining

    Now until Feb-28-2016

    Fine dining is a form of sensory seduction. It operates not only via the... more

    French ceramics 1875 – 1945

    Now until Apr-03-2016

    The late 19th and early 20th century was a veritable Golden Age for French... more

    Space as portraiture

    Now until Jul-03-2016

    Long corridors, cluttered studios and rooms devoid of human presence. Empty... more

  • Past and Forgotten

    Now until May-16-2016

    The early years of the nineteenth century were a time of sweeping change in... more

    KAREL APPEL uit de kapperszaak in de Dapperstraat

    Now until May-16-2016

    Karel Appel, one of the most renowned and colourful artists the Netherlands... more

    Karel Appel

    Now until May-16-2016

    Internationally, Karel Appel (1921-2006) is perhaps the most renowned Dutch... more

  • Jesse Wine

    Now until May-16-2016

    Young Man Red is an installation that recalls not only Alexander Calder’s... more

    Jan Toorop

    Expected from Feb-26-2016 until May-29-2016

    Jan Toorop (1858 – 1928) ranks alongside Van Gogh and Mondrian as one of the... more

    Constant – New Babylon

    Expected from May-28-2016 until Sep-25-2016

    ‘I am not a designer but a provocateur; I just make suggestions. The concept... more

  • Preview of collection item 'Molen bij brug over de bron van de Loue'
  • Preview of collection item 'Het bronzen tijdperk'
  • Preview of collection item 'Mini-jurk met turban van gele tricot trevira met ronde incrustaties van groene trevira'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondjurk in tuniekmodel van katoen en kunstvezel met blokvormig kralenborduursel van zilverkleurige en zwarte staafkralen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Leunstoel'
  • Preview of collection item '10918x1y104743'
  • Preview of collection item 'Ensemble van lichtblauwe zijde, bestaande uit jasje, rok en een paar schoenen'
  • Preview of collection item ''Dragonfly' of 'Libelle''
  • Preview of collection item 'Receptie- of avondjapon, positiejapon, zijdebrokaat met ingeweven oosterse motieven, satijn, passement in zilver- en goud metaaldraad en zijde, machinaal kant en katoen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Portret (Apollinaire comte d'Argout, Antoine Maurice)'
  • Guided tours

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

  • 150 works by Constant off to Madrid

    Gemeentemuseum Den Haag is contributing over 60 works by Constant at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia in Madrid. read more

  • 43 Mondriaans in Berlin

    On 3 September, the Dutch and German culture ministers (Jet Bussemaker and Monika Grütters) will open one of the biggest ever exhibitions about Dutch artist Piet Mondrian ever to be held in Germany. The show at Berlin’s Martin-Gropius-Bau features 43 works lent by the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag and has been devised by Gemeentemuseum curator and Mondrian expert Hans Janssen. The museum’s director,... read more