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.
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.
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.
The museum possesses a collection of silverware, Delft pottery, porcelain,
furniture, several complete room interiors.
Tuesday till Sunday 11am - 5pm.
2517 HV Den Haag
P.O box 72
2501 CB Den haag
Museum web site in English: www.gemeentemuseum.nl/en