Activities

Pablo Picasso, Gezicht no. 130, 157, 0, 1963 © Succession Picasso, c/o Pictoright Amsterdam 2023 Bruikleen: John & Marine van Vlissingen Fine Arts Fotografie: Erik en Petra Hesmerg
NOW ON DISPLAY

Picasso. Ceramic Magician

Royal Delft Museum, the factory museum for Delftware, presents - as part of Célébration Picasso 1973-2023 - the exclusive exhibition: Picasso. Ceramic Magician. He was one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century, and in the year that marks the 50th anniversary of his death and attention is being paid to this milestone throughout the Western world, the museum is exhibiting a unique selection of ceramics from Picasso's oeuvre.

  • October 10, 2023 until May 19, 2024
  • Exhibition

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Escher tegels
MINI EXHIBITION

The Escher ceramic tiles are home for a while

In 2023 it will be 125 years since the artist Maurits Cornelis Escher was born. Escher was not only a graphic artist, he also designed art for public spaces. For example, with his characteristic meticulous precision, he makes the design drawings for five tile pillars for two schools. These tiles can be seen in the ceramic rooms at Royal Delft Museum until March 20th, 2024.

  • 21 August 2023 until 20 march 2024
  • Exhibition

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Delfts Blauwe inloopworkshop 19 maart 2023
COMING SOON

Open Atelier

The next Open Atelier will take place at the Royal Delft Museum on Sunday March 3, 2024. Start your painting workshop whenever you want, choose your own product to be painted (biscuit) and take the time to create your own Delft Blue artwork. Also admire the renovated museum and factory; all prices include museum entrance. Complete your day with lunch in Brasserie1653.

  • March 3, 2024
  • Workshop
  • Painting workshop
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CHILDREN

Children’s party

Experience an unforgettable children's party at the Royal Delft Museum! Discover the rich history of Royal Delft, cast a thimble in the factory, follow a DIY painting workshop to create your own Delft Blue work of art, and end the festive day with a delicious ice cream.

  • On request
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    Kinderen

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CHILDREN

Children’s audiotour

Discover the history of Royal Delft Museum with the children's audio tour, available daily for free at the cash register! Specially designed for curious children aged 8 and up, this tour takes young adventurers on a journey through the history of Delft Blue pottery.

  • Daily
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  • Children
    Kinderen

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HIGH TEA

High Tea

Come and be enchanted by our Delft Blue High Tea, a unique experience in Delft. Scones with clotted cream and jam, petit fours, cakes, chocolate and of course various types of tea.

  • Daily
  • Activity
  • high tea

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TRAVEL IN STYLE

Waterbus

Do you want to travel to the factory museum of Delft Blue in a special and easy way? Go by water and travel by waterbus. During the winter months sailing times may be changed. Consult www.waterbusdelft.nl for the most recent sailing schedules.

  • Monday - Friday
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WORKSHOP

Painting workshop

Discover how the world-famous Delft Blue is made and create your own work of art for your home. Choose a tile or a plate and experience the craft of Delft Blue painting yourself.

  • Tuesday - Sunday
  • Workshop
  • Children

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FREE

Children’s scavenger hunt

A children's scavenger hunt has been mapped out by the Royal Delft Museum especially for the little ones. The quest goes through all the museum rooms and the factory. This allows you to simply follow the route and your (grand)child, niece or nephew will start looking hard!

  • Daily
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  • Children
    Kinderen

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