Frequently Asked Questions for Nxt Museum in Amsterdam
What can I expect during a visit to Nxt Museum?
Nxt Museum is the home of new media art in Amsterdam. You can therefore expect expansive, breathtaking exhibitions which will challenge and develop your ways of thinking.
Can I store my backpack?
Coats and small bags are allowed in the museum, but you must store large bags and backpacks and the museum does not have the facilities to store large suitcases or other luggage.
Is Nxt Museum accessible?
The exhibition, restaurant and toilets at Nxt Museum are accessible via wheelchair ramps or alternative routes. Nxt Museum also has disabled parking slots which you can book ahead of time.
In addition, visitors who are unable to navigate their way through the museum independently can bring a companion with them for free. However, the exhibition does contain flashing video images and loud sounds which might not be suitable for those with epilepsy.
Is Nxt Museum suitable for children?
People of all ages can enjoy Nxt Museum! However, if you are considering bringing young children, bear in mind that some artworks and installations are housed within dark rooms with loud sounds, flashing videos, some strong language, and some sexual scenes and nudity.
In terms of entry to the museum, children aged 12 and over can visit unaccompanied, but they cannot supervise younger children.
Can I bring my pet?
Unfortunately, due to the loud noises and flashing lights, pets are not allowed in the exhibition, except for registered assistance dogs.
Where is Nxt Museum located?
Nxt Museum is located at Asterweg 22, Amsterdam.
Where can I park near Nxt Museum?
Parking is not allowed on the Nxt Museum premises and is also very limited in the surrounding area. The museum therefore encourages visitors to travel by bike, on foot or using Amsterdam’s shared electric transportation.
Roughly how long does a visit take?
You can take as long as you wish in the exhibition (up until closing time!), but you should allow at least 1 to 1 ½ hours for your visit.
Is Nxt Museum open every day?
Nxt Museum is open Tuesday to Sunday. The museum is open from 10:30 AM until 8:30 PM Sundays and Tuesdays, 10:30 AM until 9:30 PM on Wednesdays and 10:30 AM until 10:30 PM Thursdays to Saturdays.
Do I have to book a ticket in advance, or can I get a ticket on the door?
To enter Nxt Museum you must book a ticket online in advance.
Can I take photos in Nxt Museum?
You can take photos in Nxt Museum with your phone, however, professional photography equipment such as cameras with changeable lenses, tripods and flash are not allowed.
Are food and drinks allowed at Nxt Museum?
Food and drinks are not allowed within the exhibition as the installations on display rely on highly sensitive high-tech equipment.