Museum visits for advanced education

Fotoworkshop Museumles In Mauritshuis Den Haag Educatie 1200

Viewing, talking and doing. This combination is paramount in our art lessons, as it connects seamlessly with the Art subjects and CKV in the classroom. View and research, discover and experience art. Are you looking for fun and educational teaching programs to supplement your secondary education curriculum? The Mauritshuis offers introductory programs for all classes, from Year 1 to Special Exam tours. And we also offer tailor-made programs.

Tip: In the lesson, Painting like Rembrandt, we immediately start the discussion on the Canon ‘window’ of this world-famous painter from the Canon van Nederland (Canon of the Netherlands).

All grades and levels

Guided tour of masterpieces 

The pupils view, talk and do. The pupils view special paintings by famous painters, such as Rembrandt and Vermeer, with a museum teacher. Afterwards, they discuss their experience and receive short assignments that challenge them to investigate and discover the art for themselves.

  • Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Number of pupils: Maximum 30. Each museum teacher can take up to 15 pupils. What happens if a group is bigger? We divide the group between two museum teachers.
  • Cost: €50 per museum teacher, free entry for two supervisors per 15 pupils.
  • Language: Dutch, English, French and German

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl.

 

Museumles Rondleiding Hoogtepunten In Mauritshuis Den Haag Educatie 1200

1/2 VMBO/HAVO/VWO

Painting like Rembrandt (1/2 VMBO/HAVO/VWO) 

The pupils view a number of special paintings by Rembrandt and discover why he is still so famous. After that, they get to work by starting on a self-portrait in the Art Workshop. They learn how a portrait is constructed, what an under-drawing is, and how to paint in light and dark shades. The portrait can be developed further at school.

  • Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Number of pupils: Maximum 30. Each museum teacher can take up to 15 pupils. What happens if a group is bigger? We divide the group between two museum teachers.
  • Cost: €75 per museum teacher, free entry for two supervisors per 15 pupils
  • Language: Dutch and English

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl.

Museumles Schilderles In Kunstwerkplaats Mauritshuis Den Haag 1200

Watching and being watched (1/2 VMBO/HAVO/VWO)


Portraits are at the centre of this programme. The pupils view famous portraits by renowned painters from the 17th century with a museum teacher. After that, they get to work in the Art Workshop in another medium: photography. The pupils take photo portraits of one another and practice viewpoint, cropping and composition.

  • Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Number of pupils: Maximum 30. Each museum teacher can take up to 15 pupils. What happens if a group is bigger? We divide the group between two museum teachers.
  • Cost: €75 per museum teacher, free entry for two supervisors per 15 pupils
  • Language: Dutch and English

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl.

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Examination extensions HAVO/VWO

Guided tour of masterpieces with examination extension

During this guided tour, the examination pupils dive deeper into their examination theme. They discover the masterpieces of the Mauritshuis, and we discuss a number of paintings that specifically relate to their examination.

It is possible to book two examination extensions:
- Art General HAVO – theme: 'Civil culture of the Netherlands in the 17th century'
- Art General Pre-university Education/VWO – theme: 'Court culture in the 16th and 17th century'

  • Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Number of pupils: Maximum 30. Each museum teacher can take up to 15 pupils. What happens if a group is bigger? We divide the group between two museum teachers.
  • Cost: €75 per museum teacher, free entry for two supervisors per 15 pupils
  • Language: Dutch and English

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl.

Museumles Examenuitbreiding Leerlingen Bekijken Schilderijen Mauritshuis Educatie 1200

Guided tour of masterpieces with extension of visual aspects

This tour focuses on the masterpieces of the Mauritshuis and we pay extra attention to the different visual aspects. The pupils are given several short assignments to get to know and better understand the different visual aspects and their effects.

  • Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Number of pupils: Maximum 30. Each museum teacher can take up to 15 pupils. What happens if a group is bigger? We divide the group between two museum teachers.
  • Cost: €75 per museum teacher, free entry for two supervisors per 15 pupils
  • Language: Dutch and English

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl.

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Practical information

  • Booking: Please be sure to book your tour at least three weeks in advance. That way, we will be able to arrange a tour guide or museum teacher in good time.
  • Starting time: All programs can start daily between 10.30 and 16.30 hours (Monday between 13.30 and 16.30 hours).
  • Languages: Our teaching programs are available in Dutch or English. We also offer tours in German, French, Spanish, Italian, Turkish, Russian, Chinese and Norwegian.
  • Payment: You will be required to pay for the tour at the box office in the museum before your visit. Would you prefer to pay by invoice? That’s possible. Please notify our planners in advance. We also accept the Culture Card
  • Supervisors: We offer free entry for two teachers or supervisors with every 15 pupils. We also recommend bringing at least two teachers or supervisors per 15 pupils.
  • Self-guided Tours: Would you like to guide your group yourself? You can do so with groups of up to 15 pupils. Please always let us know in advance when you would like to come by. That way, we can take your group into account when planning other tours. It’s important to make a reservation, as we will always give priority to reserved groups. Which means that you may have to wait.
  • Changes and cancellations: Do you need to adjust or cancel your tour? Please do so at least five workdays in advance.
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Contact

Would you like to make a reservation? Or do you need more information? One of our employees would be happy to assist you at mail@mauritshuis.nl or via +31 (0)70 302 3456.