Museum Catharijneconvent

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Lange Nieuwstraat 38
3512 PH Utrecht
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Museum Catharijneconvent shows the history of Christianity in the Netherlands through centuries-old art as well as contemporary art.

Paintings by Rembrandt, Pieter Saenredam and Jan van Scorel, relics, video art by Guido van der Werve and others, sculptures of saints, ancient manuscripts, a huge stained glass window by Marc Mulders and all there is to know about holidays such as Christmas, Easter and St Nicholas. This and more is on display in the Catharijneconvent Museum in a magnificent medieval convent. This oasis of art and culture is located in the centre and in walking distance from the Dom. The Catharijneconvent Museum tells the fascinating story of the past and present of Christianity in the Netherlands. With a collection consisting of Protestant and Catholic art and cultural objects, there is no other museum like this in the entire world.

Open: Tuesday through Sunday.

Contact info E-mail:  info@catharijneconvent.nl Phone:  0031 (0)30 231 38 35 Fax:  0031 (0)30 231 78 96 Website:  Museum Catharijneconvent

Opening hours

  • every Mondayclosed
  • every Tuesdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Wednesdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Thursdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Fridayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Saturdayfrom 11:00 to 17:00
  • every Sundayfrom 11:00 to 17:00

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Accessibility

Accessibility Visitors with a visual impairment Information on audiocassette/CD-rom/DVD Wheelchair users and visitors who have difficulty walking Almost all facilities are accessible Visitors with a hearing impairment Subtitles with large letters in movies Visitors with a guide dogs Allowed