The Netherlands: Rijksmuseum reopens

The Rijksmuseum Official Opening on April 13
The Rijksmuseum Official Opening on April 13
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They rolled out the orange carpet in Amsterdam earlier this month to mark the reopening of the Rijksmuseum after 10 years of renovations, but they’re not putting it away just yet. On Wednesday, the nearby Van Gogh Museum is scheduled to reopen as well after a much shorter facelift. The Rijksmuseum houses the largest collection of Dutch artwork, with many treasures from the country’s 17th century Golden Age and beyond.

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