• Ode to Dutch fashion

    Now until Feb-07-2016

    Nog nooit eerder is er in Nederland zo’n groot overzicht van de Nederlandse modegeschiedenis gepresenteerd. more

    Colour Unleashed

    Now until Jan-03-2016

    In the brief period between 1885 and the outbreak of war in 1914 painting in... 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



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

  • Delicato

    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

    Dinner's ready!

    Now until Feb-07-2016

    At a dinner party, seated around a table beautifully laid with splendid... 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


    On 27 November 2015, artist Christie van der Haak will be awarded the Ouborg... more

  • Karel Appel

    Expected from Jan-16-2016 until May-16-2016

    Internationally, Karel Appel is perhaps the most renowned Dutch artist of the... more

    Jan Toorop

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

    Jan Toorop is among the most renowned Symbolist painters produced by 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 'Broekpak van geelgroene wol met grijze, witte en turquoise strepen, bestaande uit een hes, (heup)shorts, een ceintuur en een jas'
  • Preview of collection item 'Koeien in het riet'
  • Preview of collection item 'Pot, vaas en kan gedecoreerd met griffioenen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Veerpont'
  • 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 'Japon, tweedelig, in reformstijl van grijze wollen stof met ingeweven witte streep, opgenaaide garnering van jugendstilmotieven'
  • Preview of collection item ''Dragonfly' of 'Libelle''
  • Preview of collection item 'Wieg waarvan de zijkanten met opengewerkt snijwerk van slakkenhuizen, gesloten hoofdbord versierd met een fazantenpaar, aan de buitenzijde met bandornament. Bord voeteneinde versierd met een sprinkhaan.  Bekroning met vier ivoren beeldjes: kat, eekhoorn, aap en hond. Drie-slags scherm, boogvormig met panelen met inlegwerk van ivoor. De bovenkanten van het raamwerk zijn versierd met houtsnijwerk, voorstellende een gestileerde draak.'
  • 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 'Woonkamerameublement'
  • Guided tours

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

  • Two large sculptures by Louise Bourgeois

    Gemeentemuseum Den Haag has acquired two large sculptures by Louise Bourgeois, the grande dame of modern art, on long-term loan. Bourgeois’ work is held in great affection all over the world, among both art-lovers and the general public. The Louise Bourgeois Studio owns a number of the artist’s larger sculptures, and it loans them to only a handful of museums in the world. This now includes... read more

  • Unique find of unparalleled Delft vases

    A unique find and a touching love story: that is the acquisition of two Dutch delftware flower-holder figurines representing William III, Stadtholder of the United Netherlands and King of England, Scotland and Ireland, and his English consort Mary. After forty years in two separate private collections, the royal couple was at last reunited last year. The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag has now managed... read more

  • Night opening until 9 PM

    The Anton Corbijn exhibitions are now open every Friday evening until 9 p.m. read more