Kroller-Muller Museum, Otterlo

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Inside Hoge Veluwe National Park lies Kroller-Muller Museum, a site of modern and contemporary sculpture that houses the second largest exhibit of van Gogh's works in the world. The 30 hectare (75 acre) museum grounds represent one of the largest sculpture gardens in Europe, including oddly shaped or magnified objects from everyday life, and representations of society and nature. Walk through this lush forest, which includes a lake, and then visit the museum to view renowned pieces such as van Gogh's self-portrait and "The Potato Eaters," as well as works by Picasso. Make Kroller-Muller Museum a part of your Otterlo vacation plans using our Otterlo online visit planner.
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  • Beautiful museum in the heart of nature reserve de Veluwe. It hosts a great number of paintings by Van Gogh,, two rooms full of them, from paintings in the Netherlands till his last paintings in...  more »
  • An enormous collection of Vincent van Goghs work can be found here. Enjoy all the works he made during different periods of his artistic lefe. Beautiful surroundings in a nature reserve and a good...  more »
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  • The paintings collection is quite impressive; also some of the sculptures and installations inside and outside the museum building are very worthy - and I was generally surprised by the size of the outdoors area (although it's a fairly large complex in general). The downside is crowds - it's surprisingly crowded, and its facilities are not up to demand: not enough lockers, lines to the toilets and cafes, full bike parking. It's not a major downside (especially if you arrive early), but might have been better.
  • One of the best collections that most tourist won't venture to see. Actually very easy to get to by train and bus from Amsterdam. Use a All Holland off peak pass available from the NS office at Amsterdam Centraal.

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