Plan your visit
Our striking, white museum building is located on the northern bank of the river IJ, opposite Amsterdam Central Station. Visit the temporary exhibition, the permanent exhibition, a film screening, the museum shop or our bar-restaurant with its beautiful panoramic view. A large part of our film collection is stored in our collection centre, which is also home to the Eye Study and a short walk from our museum.
Eye Collection Centre
Group visits, schools & guided tours
Cloakroom / lockers
To do in Eye
Check out what's currently on in the calendar: exhibitions, films, talks & events.
See an overview of all films that are playing in Eye now or soon.
Overview all exhibitions in Eye Filmmuseum since April 2012
Permanent exhibition What is Film?
On the lower level and throughout Eye we illuminate various aspects of the world of the moving image. Learn about how film developed, from its early beginnings to the present day.
Our bar-restaurant is open daily for coffee, lunch, drinks, or dinner.
The Eye Shop is open daily and offers a wealth of film-related items.
Eye Study offers you the opportunity to study in the heart of our film historical treasure trove.
There’s plenty for children to do at Eye. Check out all the activities.
Watch and listen
You can spend hours searching through our own online film collection. We also guide you through the best film platforms.