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LGBT culture tour in the Rijksmuseum
August 16 @ 11:00 - 13:00 CEST
An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until 20. December 2019
The Rijksmuseum and its art collection is one of the most spectacular in the world…
The tours takes you through the most important museum of the Netherlands and its collection. The Dutch Masters are known to be among the best art in the world. In fact this museum was built around Rembrandts masterpiece the Nightwatch.
Henk enlightens you about the Golden Age when the Dutch ruled the waves but more importantly created a vast collection of paintings that we can still admire today. How did this small country achieve that and what has protestantism to do with it?
In the collection Henk will point out pieces in Dutch history and the art collection that have a connection with LGBT.
Don’t forget to buy your ticket for the Rijksmuseum. If you have an Iamsterdam pass, museum entry are included.
About Special Amsterdam Tours: LGBT GAY Tours Amsterdam:
Special Amsterdam Tours offers a weekly LGBT History Tour Amsterdam of two hours full of historic Amsterdam with many references to the LGBT Gay history of Amsterdam. From the 17th Century till the homo monument in 1983 and gay marriage in 2001. The story of LGBT emancipation in the Netherlands intertwined with Dutch history and culture.