The Netherlands Museums Association aims to represent the interest of museums in The Netherlands. It also aims for a positive image of museums, a high quality of the sector and a large and diverse museum audience.

Our objectives
We provide services to our members.
We promote museums to the public.
We influence politicians in their opinions.

The Netherlands Museums Association represents the entire Dutch museum sector and has about 420 members. It was founded in 1926 and looks after the collective interest of Dutch museums and offers services that contribute to the development of the sector in terms of professionalism and quality. We want to achieve this by supporting members in their aims for quality, reach and healthy finances. We will do this by looking after our members’ collective interest, offering a forum for museums, offering museums services that assist in them in their day-to-day running of affairs and improve the collective image of museums.