Museum & Collection
This page contains further information about the collection, the museum, museum policy, how you can support us, and our staff.
About the museum
If you would like to know more about the museum policy of the Zaans Museum, you can read our mission, annual reports, and policy plan here. (available in Dutch only).
About the collection
The collection of the Zaans Museum was founded on an exhibition that took place in Zaandam in 1874. The Zaans Museum opened in 1998 and started acquiring its own collection.
Would you like to know the people who keep the Zaans Museum, Tsar Peter House, and other museums on the Zaanse Schans running so well?
Meet our staff and volunteers!
A Friends Association is associated with the Zaans Museum. These Friends have been supporting the Zaans Museum for many years.
News and press releases
Read the latest news and press releases of the Zaans Museum here.
Here you’ll also find the latest news about the Zaanse Schans, the Tsar Peter House, and the Hembrug Museum. Please note: the news items are available in Dutch only.
The Zaans Museum would not be able to operate without the support of its sponsors, partners, and patrons. We thank our patrons for their generous contributions.
If you would like to support a project or become a partner, take a look here for further information and a look at our patrons.