About the Activity

Join us for our Amsterdam Arts and Hermitage Tour and discover the streets that inspired some of the greatest artists in the world!

Many brilliant artists who was inspired by the breathtaking beauty and creative culture of Amsterdam. Our Amsterdam Arts and Hermitage Tour focuses on Amsterdam’s best artists and explains just what it was about this amazing city that inspired them!

Vincent Van Gogh, Rembrandt Van Rijn, Johannes Vermeer… The list of great
artists produce by Amsterdam goes on and on

But what was it about Amsterdam that inspired the Amsterdam Arts and Hermitage Tourworks of art that still transfix us today, hundreds of years after they were originally made? Our Amsterdam Arts and Hermitage Tour takes you on a voyage of discovery through the history of Amsterdam’s artistic community. Your guide will meet you at the starting location with bikes for your entire group. Your tour will include some of Amsterdam’s most important artistic locations. You’ll stop by Rembrandt’s studio and home to discuss the rise and fall of the tragic artist. You will visit the flower market Van Gogh was fond of, and stop at scenic spots to discuss fascinating artistic phenomena and legends of Amsterdam, such as the famous “Dutch light”.  On the way you’ll also discover the history of Amsterdam’s less well known artists such as Jan Van De Heyden and consider how art continues to develop in the city today.

Visit the famous Hermitage Arts museum!

The final stop of you tour will be at the Hermitage Museum, where your guide will join you for your first hour to provide extra commentary on their mesmerizing exhibitions. Our arts guides are passionate about Amsterdam’s arts history and familiar with all of the new and continuing exhibitions. They will expand on the information provided by the Hermitage to give you an in depth experience.

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 Professional Tour Guide
2 hour guided tour of Amsterdam’s city center
Entry to Amsterdam Hermitage fine Art Museum
Bikes provided for the tour
Additional 2 hours of commentary of Hermitage exhibitions

Duration: 4 hours (plus bike return time)
Minimum Group Size: 5
Starting time: Daily on request


Food and refreshments are not included in this tour
Bikes must be returned at the end of the tour