Museum Volkenkunde

Opening hours and prices

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).

 

Open mondays

Important: the museum is open on mondays during school vacations and on various holidays.

This means that we're open on: 

  • 25 February (Spring holiday)
  • 22 & 29 April (Easter and May holiday)
  • 22 & 29 July (Summer holiday)
  • 5, 12, 19 & 26 August (Summer holiday)
  • 21 October (Fall holiday)
  • 23 & 30 December (Christmas holiday)

Closed on:

  • January 1st (New years day)
  • April 27th (Kingsday)
  • October 3rd (Leids Ontzet)
  • December 25th (Christmas day)

Admission prices

until 31-12-2018 until 1-1-2019
Adults ( 19 years and older) €14,00 € 15,00
Adolescents (from 4 up to and including 18 years old)  € 6,00 € 6,00
Children (up to and including 3 years old) Free Free
CJP € 7,00 € 9,00
Group price (starting with 10 people) 10% discount 10% discount
Students € 10,00 € 10,00
Museumcard Free Free
Bankgiro Loterij VIP-KAART Free Free
ICOM, Vereniging Rembrandt Free Free
Friends Tropenmuseum, Afrika Museum, Museum Volkenkunde Free Free

Opening hours Library

The library of Museum Volkenkunde is closed from 24 December until 7 January 2019.

Opening hours: Tuesday until Friday from 13.00 until 17.00.

General visitors conditions

Read our visitors conditions below ( in Dutch)