The Mauritshuis was built in the 17th century as an imposing residence for Johan Maurits. It has been a museum since 1822.
Nowadays you can discover the best Dutch paintings from the 17th century at the Mauritshuis. The collection includes famous masterpieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Fabritius and Potter. You can admire these beauties in the classically decorated spaces.
You probably already have the knowledge but we have to mention it anyway: Mauritshuis is home to the world-famous The Girl with a Pearl Earring and Het Puttertje. Awesome!