Current Press releases

Successful Buddha exhibition moves to the Tropenmuseum

From 23 September this extensive exhibition about the Buddha, one of the most inspiring figures in world history, can be seen in the Tropenmuseum.

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Travel to Morocco in the Tropenmuseum Junior

On 17 October the Moroccan experience, ZieZo Marokko, opens in the Tropenmuseum Junior. Young and old travel together with Esmaa, Fatima, Nasrdin and Yousef. 

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New Head of Curators for Tropenmuseum, Africa Museum and Volkenkunde Museum

Dr. Henrietta Lidchi will take up the post of Head of Curators at the Tropenmuseum, Africa Museum and Museum Volkenkunde on 15 May 2017. 

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Body Art

An exhibition about body modifications in the widest sense, across time and cultures.

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Rhythm & Roots - from blues to hip hop

What do the music of B.B. King, Elvis and Giovanca have in common? On 13 May the music exhibition Rhythm & Roots – from blues to hip hop opens in the Tropenmuseum.

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The Sixties - a Worldwide Happening

On 16 October The Sixties - A Worldwide Happening exhibition opens in the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam. The exhibition offers a global view of the 1960s.

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