Opening hours, address and telephone number

Open today until 17:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon Closed
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Brink 1
9401 HS Assen
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0592 - 37 77 73

Een blik van buiten op het moderne gebouw van het Drents Museum
The Drents Museum, Assen
Landschap nabij Vries met ploegende boer van Hendrik Mesdag
Hendrik Willem Mesdag, A polder landscape with a ploughing farmer, 1877, Drents Museum Collection
Onkruid verbrandende boer van Vincent van Gogh
Vincent van Gogh, Peasant Burning Weeds, 1883

The Drents Museum has all you could need for a great day out, for young and old alike. It gives you a view on the world and offers a view of Drenthe province, with stories of archaeology, art and history.

You can see how wealthy families from Drenthe lived in the last century in the period rooms. Immerse yourself in the history and culture of Drenthe. Codename: Energy is an exhilarating adventure for families with children. Various national and international contemporary realism and art from 1885 to 1935 exhibitions are put on by the museum.

The archaeology department is currently closed for an expansion of the museum.


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