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Address & Directions

The Hermitage Amsterdam located at Amstel 51. 


There are a limited number of paid parking spaces in the immediate vicinity of the Hermitage Amsterdam. A short walk from the Hermitage you can find the parking garages Stadhuis/Muziektheater, Waterlooplein, The Bank and Markenhoven. You can also easily take the metro from P&R RAI (cheapest €1 daily rate, subject to conditions) to Waterlooplein station, right behind the Hermitage. Click here for more information.


The Hermitage Amsterdam is easily accessible by bicycle. The nearest station where you can rent a public transport (OV) bicycle is Amsterdam Central or Amsterdam Amstel. Click here for more information. There are plenty of parking spaces for your bicycle near the Hermitage.

Public transport 

Tram 14: stop Waterlooplein. 

Metro 51, 53 and 54: stop Waterlooplein. Leave the metro via the Hortusplantsoen exit.


Get off at the Museumboot landing for the main entrance on Amstel. The hop on, hop off Canal Bus (temporarily unavalaible) also provides a service with comfortable boats that operate according to a fixed timetable. You can hop on and hop off at various locations in the city. There is a group landing at Nieuwe Keizersgracht.

Access to the Hermitage entrance by car/bus/taxi 

Cars, buses and taxis cannot enter the immediate vicinity of the Hermitage. Are you being brought by car or taxi? Then use the address Nieuwe Keizersgracht 1. You can get off there in front of the raised access pole, after which it is a one-minute walk to the entrance. If you are disabled, you can ring the bell by the access pole and ask to be dropped off at the entrance on the museum grounds. We will lower the access pole for you.

Travel Electric

Travel Electric is Europe’s first electric taxi service. Its mission is to make the taxi market more (environmentally) friendly. To this end, high-quality electric taxi services are offered throughout the Netherlands at the same price as a regular taxi.

 For every ride that goes to/from the Hermitage, Travel Electric donates a portion to our art education programme, Hermitage for Children. This programme is free for all children at school in Amsterdam, to give them an equal opportunity to develop their creative talent regardless of their background. You can book a taxi by calling 088 - 100 44 44 or online.

WeParc valet service

The Hermitage Amsterdam makes it possible for you to have your car parked by WeParc valet-service. The cost is € 30 for 5 hours and € 35 for a full day. You can order a valet via the WeParc website, or the iPhone or Android app. Enter your arrival time and get out in front of the Hermitage. One of the WeParc drivers will park your car in a garage and return it whenever you want. Book on time, full is full!

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