The National Museum of Antiquities

Rapenburg 28 2311 EW LEIDEN
tel 071 516 3163

The National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden) contains countless treasures from old, rich cultures. The famous collection of Egyptian mummies and mummy sarcophagi is world-class. You can select from five permanent presentations during your visit: "Egyptians", "Greeks", "Romans", "Etruscans", "Near East" and "The Netherlands". The presentations are animated and comprehensible for young and old. There are also replicas, reconstructions, film fragments and interactive multimedia. During school vacations there are additional activities for children.

Current and expected exhibitions: 

200 years - 25 april  - 2 september 2018
Concepts of time - 17 mei -  9 september 2018
Gods of Egypt - 12 oktober 2018 - april 2019
Old Europe -  15 juni 2018 - maart 2019 

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