The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague

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#1 of 146 in Museums in South Holland Province
Must see · Art Gallery · Art Museum
The famous painting "Girl with a Pearl Earring" hangs at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, along with a collection of more than 840 objects of the Dutch Golden Age from artists such as Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Potter. Housed in a 17th-century waterfront building, the exhibits feature a form of art widely appreciated for its precise and realistic representation of the world. Download the official tour app, which includes an audio guide illustrated with photos and films concerning the collection, or join one of the guided tours, where you can learn interesting facts about each of the museum's highlights. Use our The Hague vacation planning website to add The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and other attractions to your The Hague vacation plans.
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  • Physically small, but rich in real art. If you are interested in painting, you will not be disappointed. That's all it takes.  more »
  • Great museum. Easy to get through and one uses their cell phone to list3n to commentary. The collection is very good, with a few highlights from Rembrandt and Vermeer, of course.  more »
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  • A beautiful place to be when one wants to enjoy the master Dutch painters of the 17th century. Mauritshuis is itself a wonderful monument, like a time machine that brings you back to days gone by.
  • Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring is said to exceed the value of Mona Lisa in a sense (guide's sale) I watched a girl with Vermeer's pearl earrings. Even though it's such a world-famous painting You can thoroughly enjoy the splendor of the painting. The appearance of the building is quaint, but the area around the souvenir shop was modern.

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