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Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace)

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Admission for Escher in Het Paleis in The Hague
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Escher at the Palace is dedicated to the work of Holland’s most famous graphic artist M.C. Escher. Nearly all his prints are exhibited, among them Belvedere, Drawing Hands, Waterfall and Ascending and Descending. Here you can see how Escher changed...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lange Voorhout 74, 2514 EH, The Hague, The Netherlands
+31 70 427 7730
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really interesting exhibition of the renowned Dutch artist. Lots of fun interactive experiences to enjoy and the building is just beautiful. My 10 year old really enjoyed it.

Thank Stenkenbaum
Reviewed 5 days ago

Escher in Het Paleis was one of the finest museums dedicated to a single artist I have visited.The museum houses a collection of Escher's early draughtsman work and realistic illustrations and follows his journey as an artist to his later, and better-known to me, psychedelic...More

Thank aaardvark
Reviewed 1 week ago

Escher may be an acquired experience, but this museum is a marvel. Beautifully organized, and a lovely presentation, it's a wonderful way to spend 2 hours of your time in Den Haag. I enthusiastically recommend it!

Thank FarAway813092
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant museum dedicated to Escher and well worth a couple of hours of your time if you are visiting Den Haag

Thank Wilyfox68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This exhibition is excellent and seamlessly takes visitors through all of Escher's work's as influenced by periods in his life - showing off all of Escher's early works to his tessellation works he is most well known for. There is also information throughout the rooms...More

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum does a great job of placing his work within the context of his life during a very dark period in history. Escher's creative spirit is embedded in his work in that I am conflicted when I hear it called graphic art but perhaps...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a great fan of MC Escher and have admired & loved his work since I was in my early teens (over 45 years ago!). This is a wonderful display of his work with enough detail about his life & family to make it...More

Thank Aberdeen girl b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have always enjoyed Escher designs and found the exhibit very informative. Equally enjoyable was the palace itself. There are some very unusua/uniquel items in the gift shop.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is fun to visit with lots of intriguing works of art based on the artist playing with our sense of perspective. Impossible buildings and staircases are a recurring theme. There are also some impressive woodcut prints from Escher’s early career as well as...More

Thank Sandyretriever
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

WOW! WOW! WOW! The Escher Museum is just FANTASTIC! And the Palace that houses it is so wonderful! We had a delightful afternoon there‼️

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April 30, 2018|
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Response from Jeroen Z | Reviewed this property |
i hope my answer will be still usefull. We spend there between 2 and 3 hours. We went with family from an other country and bought a combination ticket with Madurodam, it saved ua some money and was a perfectly filled day... More
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June 18, 2016|
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Response from meerja | Property representative |
Hi, There are direct trains from Amsterdam airport to The Hague. From there on it is a 10-15 minute walk to the museum. a visit takes about an hour and a half so no problem on a sunday. They close at 5 p.m.
amit s
December 25, 2015|
Response from meerja | Property representative |
Hi Amit, There is treasure hunt/quest for kids to "guide" them trough the exhibtion, the quirky chandeliers are worth looking at. There is also an interactive part on the top floor where kids and adults can play with... More