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  • Discover the new Museum of Bags and Purses

    Date: 23-02-2018

    After almost three months, the renovation is complete. On Wednesday, 25 April 2018, the renovated third floor of The Museum of Bags and Purses will again be open to the public. And on Tuesday evening, 24 April 2018, The Museum of Bags and Purses will celebrate with a festive opening of its new third floor.... Read more

  • The Museum of Bags and Purses gets ready for the future

    Date: 09-01-2018

      Following two years of preparations, the Museum of Bags and Purses will start a special and ambitious project in early 2018. In collaboration with designers from OPERA Amsterdam, the Museum has developed a new and interactive way to present its permanent collection. Every bag tells a story: about fashion and customs, emancipation, art history... Read more

  • Museum of Bags and Purses closed from the 5th until the 11th of February

    Date: 19-01-2018

    In 2018 the Museum of Bags and Purses will start a special and ambitious project. In collaboration with designers from OPERA Amsterdam, the museum has developed a new and interactive way to present its permanent collection. The initial phase of this redesign project will launch 5 February 2018, when the third floor of the Museum (with... Read more

  • Legendary Trunks – The Exhibition

    Date: 20-11-2017

    From December 6th 2017, Beurs van Berlage is proud to present the world premiere of “Legendary Trunks – The Exhibition”. Over hundreds of authentic Louis Vuitton trunks and other items dating as far back as the 1850’s, will be on display during this unique exhibition. It takes you on a journey through multiple generations of... Read more

  • Accessories are a Girl’s Best Friend

    Date: 24-07-2017

    Vary endlessly, create a unique look, transform a simple outfit into something special   A new exhibition, ‘Accessories are a Girl’s Best Friend’, will begin on 16 September in the Museum of Bags and Purses. The new exhibition will highlight the most remarkable pieces from the Rijksmuseum’s extraordinary accessory collection, including parasols, umbrellas, hats, hair... Read more

  • Exclusive Gem Kingdom exhibition

    Date: 14-04-2017

    From 28 March until 25 June 2017, the exclusive brand Gem Kingdom is exhibiting a unique collection of jewellery at The Museum of Bags and Purses. The collection includes rings, bracelets, necklaces and other special pieces.   Gem Kingdom’s founders, Bernard Jongstra and Johanna Titselaar, have been designing remarkable jewellery and accessories in their studio... Read more

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