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Gemeentemuseum Den Haag (Haags Gemeentemuseum)

The Gemeentemuseum (municipal museum) owns an extensive collections of modern art, the applied arts, fashion and music. The modern art collection provides an overview of developments in the fine arts since the early 19th century.

Modern art
The collection include works by leading foreign artists, including Picasso and Monet, plus an extensive collection of German Expressionist pieces. This helps to place Dutch examples of the Realist and Symbolist schools. The collection traces the story of modern art through to today.

Fashion
The museum possesses one of the world's largest collections of fashion items. It includes both historical costumes and contemporary designs, all displayed in the special fashion gallery. Exhibitions focus not just on changing fashions in the Netherlands, but also on landmark designs from abroad.

Applied arts The museum possesses a collection of silverware, Delft pottery, porcelain, furniture, several complete room interiors.

Opening hours:
Tuesday till Sunday 11am - 5pm.

Address:
Stadhouderslaan 41
2517 HV Den Haag
P.O box 72
2501 CB Den haag

Contacts:
Tel: 070-3381111
Fax: 070-3381112
Email: info@gemeentemuseum.nl
Museum web site in English: www.gemeentemuseum.nl/en

 
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