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Rijksmuseum (ˈraɪxsmjuːˌzɪəm Pronunciation for Rijksmuseum



  1. a museum in Amsterdam housing the national art collection of the Netherlands

Example Sentences Including 'Rijksmuseum'

Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum , with more than 200 rooms full of thousands of wonderful paintings, is among Holland's premier tourist attractions.
Misc (1999)
But for those wanting to witness the Rijksmuseum 's escape from its cocoon of 20th-century additions, there is the weekly Hard Hat Tour.
Mail and Guardian (2005)
It's their first day in the big city: bars, sex shops, marijuana and the Rijksmuseum.
Victoria Coren, Charlie Skelton ONCE MORE, WITH FEELING: How we tried to make the greatest porn film ever (2002)
Most of the museum's priceless collection of Van Goghs will remain nearby - 140 paintings will be displayed at Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum.
Independent (1998)
The door opened and Van Dehn entered, ashen-faced, having spent the past twenty minutes on the telephone to the Rijksmuseum.
MacNeill, Alistair Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Those were the only terms under which the Rijksmuseum would release the painting in the first place.
MacNeill, Alistair Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
`I've known Mils for eight years, ever since I took up the post of Director-General here at the Rijksmuseum.
MacNeill, Alistair Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'


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