The Hermitage, Amsterdam is located on the banks of the Amstel canal. This former Hospital, with its 17th century wide courtyard and two large Horse Chestnut trees, provides an impressive setting for some splendid art exhibitions.
Exhibition: Silk Road
From the 1st March 2014 the Hermitage Amsterdam exudes, the long-vanished civilizations along the legendary Silk Road. You can admire treasures from the Hermitage and the rare beauty of more than 250 objects , including paintings , sculptures , precious silk , silver , glass , gold , terracotta , excavated by Russian expeditions in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries . You will travel in the footsteps of the explorers who brought the road map of the kings and merchants in the early Middle Ages , up to the first Buddhist monks of our era .
Hermitage Amsterdam Amstel 51 , Amsterdam .
Exhibition dates :
1st March until 5th September 2014
Opening hours: daily from 10am to 5pm
Buy your ticket online and skip the line !