FOAM Photography Museum in an Amsterdam Canal House

FOAM Photography Museum in Amsterdam is located in a traditional canal house, the interior will surprise you – a happy marriage of old and new, original architecture combined with chrome and glass. FOAM showcases still photography and multimedia shows. The exhibitions are shown for duration of two to three months so that it is worthwhile visiting the museum on several occasions. FOAM also organizes workshops and publishes its own magazine.

FOAM Photography Exhibitions

FOAM photography presents four different rotating exhibitions at any given time in which different genres are shown. Besides exhibiting works by established and well-known photographers, FOAM also shows the work of upcoming photographers. The museum comprises a small bookshop (accessible without a ticket) that stocks an interesting selection of books that correspond with FOAM exhibits. On the top floor is a library with books on photography. Downstairs you will find the café.


Photography Museum FOAM
Keizersgracht 609

Monday – Wednesday and Saturday and Sunday 10.00-18.00 hrs
Thursday and Friday 10.00-21.00 hrs

photo courtesy of FOAM Museum