• 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

    Space as portraiture

    Now until Jul-03-2016

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

    Silver Art in the Netherlands

    Now until Aug-21-2016

    Contemporary artworks that tell a story, convey an idea or raise a smile.... more

  • Axel van der Kraan

    Now until Sep-25-2016

    Axel van der Kraan (b. 1949) makes woodcut prints showing a densely built-up... more

    Constant – New Babylon

    Now until Sep-25-2016

    A world without borders or constraints. People freed from work and able to... 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

    Sculpture in the 20th Century

    Expected from Oct-15-2016 until Jan-21-2017

    This autumn, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag presents a major exhibition on the... 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 'Bathers'
  • Preview of collection item 'Zogenaamde militaire stoel'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk met ceintuur van bedrukte katoen in 'geschilderd' fantasiepatroon in groentinten, geel, roze en witte, zwarte en paarse stippen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Tafellinnen met haantjesdecor (set)'
  • Preview of collection item 'Drietal vazen'
  • Preview of collection item 'Jurk van witte zijden crêpe de Chine, bedrukt met zwarte rechthoekige motieven van verschillende grootte'
  • Preview of collection item 'Gele sector'
  • Preview of collection item 'Het bronzen tijdperk'
  • Preview of collection item 'De Seine bij het aanbreken van de dag'
  • Preview of collection item 'Zeilschepen op zee'
  • 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