Created on Oct 9th, 2018

Rijksmuseum data services provide access to object metadata, bibliographic data, controlled vocabularies and user generated content. These pages comprise the technical documentation of RijksData, also available are a general introduction, as well as the open data policy of the museum. Contact us if you have any questions or want to report issues.


Rijksmuseum Collection

25.675.969 statements

Downloads include all available metadata of objects in the Rijksmuseum collection. The metadata is structured in the Dublin Core, Europeana Data Model and LIDO schemas.

Rijksmuseum Thesaurus

250.581 statements

The thesaurus includes concepts, places and events. Data is structured according to the Simple Knowledge Organization System, Linked Data compatible and available in XML.

  • Version: 2018-08