If you’ve always wanted to explore The Rijksmuseum but never got to Amsterdam, the next best thing is available as of today.
All the masterpieces within the institution can now be found on Google Arts & Culture.
The digital collection contains some 200 thousand items and makes the Rijksmuseum the best represented museum in the Google Cultural Institute. The website reaches more than forty million people each year almost seven times what The Rijksmuseum’s own website attracts.
Google Cultural Institute’s website is available as an app for Android and iOS users which allows anyone to wander through all the aisles of the nineteenth-century building.
With Google Street View you look at the museum’s renovated interior.
With a smartphone and Google Cardboard The Rijksmuseum can be brought to life in Virtual Reality. .