Find out which exhibitions you can visit in the Museum of Literature / Children’s Book Museum. 

From 3th February

Talent in the picture

Storytelling in pictures: how do you do that? Stroll past their original, personal illustrations and get inspired by these 10 visual storytellers....
Until April 21th 2024

2023 Brush Awards

Now on display: the works of the winners of the Silver Brushes and the Golden Brush!...
14 to 20 years

Back Street

The new exhibition Back Street is a literary adventure for Young Adults. Young people discover, encounter and create stories in order to experience the power of literature....
7 to 10 years

Annie M.G. Schmidt’s Bold and Brassy Kids

A funny exhibition about the rebellious world of Annie M.G. Schmidt, the queen of Dutch children’s literature....

The Gallery

The museum's gallery displays varying, thematic exhibitions and one permanent exhibition based on stories from our literary past which are collected in the museum's archive. Read more here!...
0 to 6 years

I am Frog

Enter the world of Frog and his friends and have the most amazing adventures!...
7 to 13 years


Help defeat Ink Gobbler! Arm yourself with your imagination and a Slurper and set out on your adventure....
0 to 6 years

The Storytime Tent

Come to The Storytime Tent and experience a magical story! ...
0 to 6 years

ABC with the Animals and Me

Clamber and play as you meet the creatures from your favourite children’s books....
7 to 13 years

Children’s Book Embassy

Visit the Children’s Book Embassy and become ambassador for your favourite book....

Lucebert Mural

Visitors of the museum café in the Museum of Literature can marvel at the enormous mural ‘Afternoon of a Faun’ by poet and artist Lucebert....