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Tour the new Rijksmuseum

Posted August 5th, 2013

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Shot over the course of four days, this 60 minutes film captures the first reactions to the reopening of the iconic Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, with cameras following as Rembrandt’s Night Watch returns to the museum, carried through the streets of Amsterdam by the same removal men who took it out all those years ago, surrounded by crowds of citizens applauding its homecoming.

Go to rijksmuseum.nl for more.

Watch a recreation of Rembrandt’s The Nightwatch in the real world, to promote the re-opening of the Rijksmuseum.

Photo: REUTERS