Top 5: Museums of Amsterdam

by Jack Guy

Oct 18, 2016

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam © Henry Burrows | Flickr

Top 5 / Europe

The Dutch capital is jam packed with cultural offerings. These museums will leave you feeling inspired by your trip.


The Van Gogh Museum of Amsterdam, Netherlands © David van der Mark | Flickr

© David van der Mark | Flickr


Van Gogh Museum

Home to the largest collection of Van Gogh paintings in the world, this museum is a must see for fans of the tortured artist. The space often exhibits work from other top artists thanks to the demand for Van Gogh paintings from galleries around the world.


The Anne Frank House and Holocaust Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands © Dennisvdwater | Dreamstime 30557445

The Anne Frank House and Holocaust Museum © Dennisvdwater | Dreamstime


Anne Frank House

One of the most famous sites in Amsterdam was home to the Frank family before becoming their hiding place during World War II as the Nazis occupied Holland. Book ahead to avoid the queues.


Museum Van Loon

If you want to see how rich Dutch families lived during the 17th century, this is the place to go. The mansion sits on the side of a canal and has been lovingly restored for visitors.


FOAM Photography Museum, Amsterdam © Bart van Poll | Flickr

© Bart van Poll | Flickr


FOAM Photography Museum

Photographers should be sure to check out this lively museum, which also hosts lectures and other events. Contemporary photographers such as Richard Avedon have exhibited here, as have local talents.


Verzetsmuseum (Museum of the Resistance)

This small museum tells the story of life in the Netherlands under the Nazi occupation of World War II, as well as those who resisted the occupiers. It’s a fascinating glimpse into the lives of those brave enough to stand up to the Nazi aggressors.


Tips / Destination
Feb 17, 2019

Best Winter Travel Activities in New York State

Whether you want to hit the slopes or find the best festivals in New York, there’s plenty of travel fun to be had throughout the state without even stepping foot in the Big Apple.

Work and Play in Italy

Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.

Tips / Travel
Feb 17, 2019

The Least Romantic Cities on Earth

Tis the season of love, and this February finds millions of travel fanatics heading off to uncharted lands in search of a romantic getaway. But not every foreign city will set the mood. In fact, some are just downright unromantic in every way. Avoid these places at all costs.

Products / Other
Feb 17, 2019

The Heima Box Subscription

Embrace the hygge lifestyle with The Heima Box. The monthly subscription box company’s name translates to “at home” in Icelandic. Inspired by a Nordic lifestyle, the brand offers home décor and lifestyle items imported from Scandinavia and Iceland in its boxes.

ATL Skypointe

Beyond being a major hub in the global transportation network, Hartsfield-Jackson is also proud to be a major hub for exciting, high-quality retail options through our award-winning concessions program, ATL Skypointe.

Products / Travel
Feb 17, 2019


Travel pros need an app like PackPoint. It’s an intelligent app packer that is way more than just a place to jot down supplies needed. This app is a huge step up for those that rely on their memory or pen and paper to help them remember everything to pack. It happens all the time when someone believes they packed enough, but it turns out they’re missing a few items and it’s almost always something that is impossible to go without. This app will help travelers cut down on their forgetfulness and aid in making a trip stress free.