Museum MORE Dutch Modern Realism

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Deventer Netherland Museum MORE

Museum MORE is the largest museum for Dutch Modern Realism, The collection was acquired by Hans Melchers and containing works by leading Dutch realist artistes of the past 100 years.

Hans Melchers acquired the collection with the intention of gathering top works of Dutch Modern Realistic and making it accessible to a wider audience.

Museum MORE has prime pieces by:

Carel Willink
Jan Mankes
Pyke Koch
Charley Toorop

Their work is related to that of other artists who mixed fiction and reality, The collection is a significant part of the Dutch national cultural heritage.

The museum building was designed by the celebrated Dutch architect Hans van Heeswijk, who was also responsible for the reconstruction of the Van Gogh Museum and the Hermitage in Amsterdam also the Mauritshuis in the Hague.

The More Museum offers more then just collection of historic importance but also a museum shop, a private cafe and cyclists can use e-bikes charging points. Inside the museum there is WiFi and there are charging points for smartphones and tablets.

Museum MORE
Credit: Arnout Killian

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Adults: €18 / £15.96 / $21.61
Youth (6-18 years): € 5/ £4.43 / $6.00
Children (0-5 years): Free

Special rates for groups of 10 or more people and offer guided tours. Contact Museum


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Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Christmas Holiday Closed


Museum MORE
Credit: eigenzinniglochem

Map Location

Address: Hoofdstraat 28, 7213 CW Gorssel, Netherlands

More Information about Deventer can be found here