Tickets en admission Tropenmuseum Amsterdam

Hours and admission

The museum is closed until 9 February 2021

We would like to welcome you back to the museum after the 19th.

The Tropenmuseum is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm.

Closed on Mondays (school holidays excluded), 25 December (Christmas Days), 1 Januari (New Years Day) en 27 April (King's Day).

Open Mondays

Important: the museum is open on Mondays during school vacations and on various holidays.

This means that we're open on: 

  • 23 & 30 December 2019 (Christmas holiday)
  • 17 & 24 February (Spring holiday)
  • 13 April (Easter Monday)
  • 1 June (Pentecost)
  • 6, 13, 20, 27 July (Summer holiday)
  • 3, 10, 17, 24 August (Summer holiday)
  • 12 & 19 October (Fall holiday)
  • 21 & 28 December (Christmas holiday)

Closed on:

  • January 1st (New Years Day)
  • April 27th (King's Day)
  • December 25th (Christmas Day)


19 years and older € 16,00
4 - 18 years € 8,00
Children up to 3 years Gratis
Students € 10,00
CJP card holder (19 years and older) € 9,00
CJP card holder (up to 18 years) € 7,00
Groups of 10 (full paying) persons or more 10% discount (per person)
Friends Tropenmuseum, Afrika Museum, Museum Volkenkunde Free
Museum card holders Free
BankGiro Loterij VIP-card holders Free
I Amsterdam City Card Free
Members Vereniging Rembrandt Free
Members ICOM Free
Holland Pass Free (with Golden Ticket)

I Amsterdam City Card

We also sell the I Amsterdam City Card at the Tropenmuseum.

Museum card

We sell the Museum card at the Tropenmuseum.

House rules

  • children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Special rules apply to (school) groups. These are issued when the booking is made.
  • Pets are not permitted.
  • Visitors with a youth ticket are expected to provide proof of age when entering the museum.
  • Students are expected to show a valid (digital) student card when entering the museum.
  • HHolders of a CJP (school pupils’ culture) card, annual Museum Card, friends of the Tropenmusem card, ICOM card, I amsterdam City Card, Rembrandt Association card, BankGiro Loterij VIP card