The Kröller-Müller Museum houses almost 90 paintings and 180 drawings from Vincent van Gogh, making it the world’s second largest collection of Van Goghs. In addition the Kröller-Müller Museum owns impressive works of modern masters including Claude Monet, Georges Seurat, Pablo Picasso and Piet Mondriaan. The museum is beautifully situated in the Netherlands’ National Park The Hoge Veluwe and directly surrounded by one of Europe’s largest sculpture gardens with sculptures of prominent artists like Auguste Rodin, Henry Moore and Jean Dubuffet.
Special 2015 Exhibition:
Van Gogh & Co Criss-crossing the collection
(25 April – 27 September 2015)
To commemorate Van Gogh in 2015 the Kröller-Müller Museum will use five traditional genres of painting to show masterpieces from the total oeuvre of Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), together with works by contemporaries such as Paul Cézanne, Odilon Redon, and Henri Fantin-Latour. These genres are: still life, nature, cityscapes, and portraits. This extensive presentation, in which more than fifty works by Van Gogh and as many works by contemporaries from the collection of Kröller-Müller will be on show, includes both paintings and drawings.
Taste of Van Gogh lunch menu 2015: € 14.50 per person (including local VAT)
Kröller-Müller is situated in the city Ede, which is part of the Dutch Food Valley region. The museum restaurant Monsieur Jacques offers group visitors the commemoration ‘Taste of Van Gogh lunch menu’ with a selection of locally grown authentic products from the Food Valley region, based on the ‘ingredients’ Van Gogh used in his works. Lunchtime will take 40 to 50 minutes and contains the following items:
- Van Gogh potato soup with stewed pork
- Smoked chicken salad with peaches and sunflower seeds
- Fresh fruit salad with an oatmeal cookie
- Bottles of well water (sparkling and still)
|Group visitors admission fees 2015*
(Entrance to Park and Museum per person)
|Groups 20 – 200 persons||€ 15.80|
|Groups > 200 – 500 persons||€ 15.60|
|Groups > 500 – 1000 persons||€ 15.10|
|Groups > 1000 – 2000 persons||€ 14.60|
|Groups > Bus parking||€ 28.60|
|Guided tours Kröller-Müller Museum (<20)||€ 110.00|
|Special 60 minutes guided Van Gogh 2015 tour||€ 95.00|
|Guide ID multi media tour||€ 2.50|
|Languages guided tours: English, German, French, Japanese, Chinese and Dutch|
*) Tentative to change.
Optional Excursions Gelderland
“Van Gogh Gardens”
In Appeltern, located in the province of Gelderland, are “the gardens of Appeltern” .
The Van Gogh-fields are located around an existing authentic gardenhouse, willows and old fashioned pavement are decorated with all kinds of sunflower field types.
Gardens festival 2015: a garden for Vincent
At least 100 designers get started with ‘ a garden for Vincent ‘. The 10 most beautiful gardens will be chosen and can be viewed as from April 20th 2015. There are ten spaces of 10 by 10 metres in which Vincent, Vincent’s work or Vincent’s life are portrayed.
Address and prices:
Tuinen van Appeltern
6629 AD Appeltern
Telefoon + 31(0)487 541732
|Groups up to 20 people||gross price € 12.50 per person (10% Commission for tour operators)|
|Groups from 20 people||gross price € 10.50 per person (10% Commission for tour operators)|
“Variety of packages”
The cities of Arnhem, Nijmegen (the oldest town of Holland) and the Veluwe area do offer many attractive guest facilities. As from September 2014 several Van Gogh packages will be offered to the travel trade via www.rbtkan.nl/trade