Museum Volkenkunde is open from tuesday until sunday from 10.00 - 17.00.
The museum is closed on mondays ( except during school vacations), January 1st ( New Year's day), April 27th ( King's Day) , October 3rd ( Leids Ontzet) and December 25th ( Christmas Day).
|Adults ( 19 years and older)||€14,-|
|Adolescents (from 4 up to and including 18 years old)||€6,-|
|Children (up to and including 3 years old)||Free|
|Group price (starting with 10 people)||10% discount|
|Bankgiro Loterij VIP-KAART||Free|
|ICOM, Vereniging Rembrandt||Free|
|Vrienden van het Tropenmuseum, Afrikamuseum, Museum Volkenkunde||Free|
Important: the museum is open on mondays during school vacations and on various holidays.
This means that we're open on:
- 9, 16, 23 & 30 July (summer vacation)
- 6,13, 20 & 27 August (summer vacation)
- 15 & 22 October (autumn vacation)
- 24 & 31 December (christmas vacation)
- January 1st (New years day)
- April 27th (Kingsday)
- October 3rd (Leids Ontzet)
- December 25th (Christmas day)
Opening hours Library
The library of Museum Volkenkunde has been reopened for visitors after the renovation of the Boerhaave building.
Opening hours: tuesday until friday from 13.00 until 17.00.
General visitors conditions
Read our visitors conditions below ( in Dutch)