Corner in the museum's libraryCorner in the museum's library

The museum's scientific library contains about 25,000 titles.

Open Tuesday through Friday 

  • The library is open from Tuesday through Friday between 12.00 and 16.00.
  • Summer holidays: the library is closed from 11 July to 22 August 2017
  • Books can not be loaned out, but the library offers some workspots for consulting the collection.
  • Visitors should apply to the museum's office building at Papengracht 30. Thety will be asked to show a valid identity card. Preferably visits should be announced beforehand via the museum's Service Desk.


In the library you can consult a catalogue of the entire library collection. An online digital catalogue is available on the Dutch website.


For more information, please contact the museum's library at +31 (0)71 5163 159 or +31 (0)71 5163 124 or e-mail stuur een e-mail.