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Private Amsterdam Tour: Through the Eyes of van Gogh

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    Stop At: Van Gogh Museum, Museumplein 6, 1071 DJ Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Meet your local private guide in front of the Van Gogh Museums' entrance

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Van Gogh Museum, Museumplein 6, 1071 DJ Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Quick Introduction - Introduction to Van Gogh & his masterpieces including his self portraits
    Dark Period - See the art pieces he created during his 'dark period' while living in the Netherlands
    Color Period - Discover how Van Gogh's used of color changed when he moved to Paris
    Masterpieces - The best works of Arles & family matters
    Van Gogh's Last Period - Hear all about the artist's last paintings and how fame got to him after death
    Final Stop - If wanted, a short look at the new exhibition

    Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We absolutely loved both the Rijksmuseum and van Gogh tours Merel knows her stuff and she made the tour really fun and interesting. We felt transported back into history! We would sincerely recommend her!!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank emi_mostert
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    What a knowledgeable guide we had! Rolf made Vincent's life come alive and knew so many details that made this tour so wonderful for us. My boys ages 14 and 12 were totally involved and enjoyed it as well. Highly recommend!!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank jeannieacw
    Reviewed 6 May 2019 via mobile

    Rolf is amazing !! He guided us to the Van Gough museum ; we learnt so much . He prepared well and explained to us how Gough developed his own style and influenced by whom ... his relationship with his brother and how his father...More

    1  Thank 129sauk
    Reviewed 2 April 2019

    If Rolf were an amateur, his enthusiasm for the paintings alone might have made the tour a three- or four-star experience. It is his background as an art historian, giving him the tools to explain van Gogh's works as pieces of symbolism and as points...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Neža V
    Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

    I was looking to see as much as possible in Amsterdam in one day. Rolf gave me a tour of the Van Gogh museum and the Rembrandt display. He is extremely knowledgeable of the history and technique of the artists and made my visit to...More

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    21 November 2018|
    Response from kategchicago | Reviewed this property |
    Hi - I was just there at the beginning of Nov. if you visit the withlocals site and choose a guide - I would suggest Efi, she was fantastic- tell her what you want to do and she will make a custom itinerary and quote for... More
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    • Van Gogh Museum
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, Dutch
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