• 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

    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

    Now 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

    American artist Alice Neel (1900-1984) was above all a portrait painter or, as she herself put it, a ‘collector of souls’. The Gemeentemuseum stages the first major retrospective of her work in this country. more

  • Preview of collection item 'Quai du Louvre'
  • Preview of collection item 'Schotel met kwabornament, centraal een wapen, toegeschreven aan Alexander Radclyffe'
  • Preview of collection item 'Pot, vaas en kan gedecoreerd met griffioenen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk, zgn. 'Boniesjurk' van rode en azuurblauwe dubbelgeweven, wollen crêpestof'
  • Preview of collection item 'Affiche voor Edy, Dieren'
  • Preview of collection item 'Klein café, draaideur'
  • Preview of collection item 'Avondensemble, bestaande uit top, rok en jasje van blauwe wilde zijde met ingestikte kashmirpatronen in matelassé-techniek'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van blauwgrijze, crème en zwarte handgebreide wol met ingebreid ornamentmotief op lijfje middenvoor'
  • Preview of collection item 'Mini-jurk van gele wol met gespceintuur van de stof'
  • Preview of collection item 'Praatstoeltje en tafel'
  • 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