Autumn break

Activities at the Mauritshuis The Hague

Mauritshuis Kindermuseumnacht Kinderactiviteit Restauratie

Turn your visit to the museum into an enjoyable day out with fun activities during Festival De Betovering! This autumn too, there is lots for children to see and do at the Mauritshuis. You can explore the museum with Maurits Mouse or get to work as an art doctor in the Art Workshop. Combine this with a delicious lunch in the Brasserie. Entry to the museum is free for anyone aged 18 and under.

Maurits Mouse and Rembrandt

Did you know that a mouse lives in the Mauritshuis museum? His name is Maurits Mouse and he went on an exciting adventure with the famous painter Rembrandt. During your visit , you will take a look at his favourite paintings and read the picture book Maurits Mouse and Rembrandt together. You will also get the chance to make your own painting.

  • Dates: 19 October 2021 and 23 October 2021 (the other Maurits Mouse workshops are in Dutch)
  • Ages: 4 - 6 years old (Every child needs to be accompanied by an adult.)
  • Time: 10.15 a.m.
  • Duration: about 90 minutes.
  • Cost: €7,50 per person (parents and children all buy their own ticket). You have a 50% discount on yout ticket with a 'Ooievaarspas'. Please show your 'Ooivaarspas' when in the museum.

Please book a museumticket if you want to visit the museum after the workshop of buy one at our servicedesk. Children aged 18 and under enjoy free admission to the museum, but will need to book an available time slot if they want to visit the museum after the workshop.

Maurits Muis Kinderworkshop Schilderijen Bekijken In Mauritshuis Den Haag 1200

Get to work as an art doctor

Do you know what an art doctor (conservator) does? They clean, study and repair art when it has become worn out.

Then pull on a white jacket and become an art doctor yourself. You will clean paintings, study them and of course you also get to work with paint. Are you a really careful conservator, or do you prefer to use your own imagination like a real artist?

  • Dates: 19 October 2021 and 23 October 2021 (the other workshops are in Dutch)
  • Ages: 7+
  • Times: 12.30 a.m. and 14.30 a.m.
  • Duration: about 90 minutes.
  • Cost: €7,50 per person (parents and children all buy their own ticket). You have a 50% discount on yout ticket with a 'Ooievaarspas'. Please show your 'Ooivaarspas' when in the museum.

Please book a museumticket if you want to visit the museum after the workshop of buy one at our servicedesk. Children aged 18 and under enjoy free admission to the museum, but will need to book an available time slot if they want to visit the museum after the workshop. This is very important as the paintings in the Mauritshuis are often 400 years old and have been through a lot. Find out all about this in the special exhibition Facelifts & Makeovers.

 

Kindermuseumnacht Restauratie Workshop In Mauritshuis Den Haag

Regular Activities

Set off on your own adventure and discover the most beautiful, exciting and funniest paintings in the museum with the free guides and activities. Available at the service desk.

Kinderen Bezig Met Speuropdrachtjes In Museum Het Mauritshuis Den Haag 1200