Bag Museum Hendrikje

  • Bag Museum Hendrikje

Bag Museum Hendrikje

Bag Museum Hendrikje displays the largest collection of bags worldwide that covers 500 years of history. Anything from a goat leather bag from the 16th century to schoolbags and handbags from famous designers and fashion houses such as Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Hermès. Admire the beautiful pieces and also learn something about the history of the bag. How where they made? How did the emancipation of women influence the design of bags? And learn more about the famous women wearing the displayed bags.


And then you shop

Did you get inspired? Visit the museum shop where Dutch and international designers sell their most exquisite bags.

Not so mobile?

Bag Museum Hendrikje is well accessible to disabled persons, with the exception of the shopping area. However, the staff are more than willing to help you down the stairs (only two steps). The museum has an elevator and you find toilet for disabled on the ground floor.

Bag Museum Hendrikje
Herengracht 573
1017 CD Amsterdam
Canal Belt (South)

Monday: 10.00 – 17.00
Tuesday: 10.00 – 17.00
Wednesday: 10.00 – 17.00
Thursday: 10.00 – 17.00
Friday: 10.00 – 17.00
Saturday: 10.00 – 17.00
Sunday: 10.00 – 17.00


Citypass, 65+ & Students:

Students (age 13 -18) & CJP:

Free entrance for:
I amsterdam City Card
Children up to 12 years
Museumcard holders
Vrienden Tassenmuseum Hendrikje
Icom cardholders
Holland pass holders