Adults aged 18 and over € 15
Ages 13-17, CJP, Cultuurkaart, student card,
€ 6,50
Children aged 12 and under, Museumkaart, Vriendenpas,
Rembrandtkaart, ICOM-kaart, Vriendenloterij VIP-KAART, U-Pas*
Groups of 10 or more € 13

U-pas = free access during off-peak hours. Off-peak hours are all hours except all weekends and national school holidays.

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Special opening hours

The Centraal Museum is open on the following holidays:
Easter Monday 11am-5pm
Liberation Day 11am-5pm
Whit Monday 11am-5pm
Boxing Day 11am-5pm
We are closed on New Year's Day, King's Day and Christmas Day.


Every visitor will receive a map at the ticket desk listing what's on in the exhibition rooms (Expo 1, Expo 2, etc.). Are you coming to see a special exhibition? Find the Expo number on the map and follow the signs.


There is free wifi in the entire museum and café. 

  • Select the network ‘CMU-Publiek’.
  • Password: centraalmuseum (no caps).


Unlimited access to 400 museums for a whole year? The Museumkaart not only offers you free admission but you may also take advantage of special offers for Museumkaart holders. You can purchase the Museumkaart in our museum shop or online. Click on the image to go to the Museumkaart webshop.

Read our visitor regulations

To make your visit as pleasant as possible and to protect our collections, we have a few visitor regulations (PDF).