Discover a colourful and creative look at the intersection between tattoos and cannabis, developed in collaboration with the compilers of the book Stay Stoned.
Enter a fantastical cannabis concept of a classic tattoo parlour, housed within the Hemp Gallery. Here, over forty newly-made sheets of marihuana tattoo ‘flash’ (off-the-peg tattoo designs) from Stay Stoned are displayed to the public. They provide an intriguing new context for a selection of related images and objects curated from the Museum collection.
German photographer Maren Krings has tracked the rediscovery of industrial hemp in four continents, photographing more than 200 projects in 26 countries.
Temporary exhibition Maren Krings – Hemp’s Potential Industrial hemp, the non-intoxicating variant of the cannabis plant, is globally gaining momentum. German photographer and climate impact storyteller Maren Krings (born 1980) has tracked the rediscovery of industrial hemp in four continents, photographing more than 200 projects in 26 countries, and interviewing more than 80 industry experts. […]
Discover why Cannabis history is your history in the new publication Weed of Wonder.
Book Launch Weed of Wonder On the 25th of June, our Amsterdam venues – the Museum and the Hemp Gallery – hosted the launch of Weed of Wonder. What began as a seed of inspiration in 2017 has flowered into a gorgeous book that we can’t wait to share with you. To further bring the history […]
We will showcase our museum in Barcelona during the virtual edition of Spannabis with a 360-degree experience.
Virtual edition Spannabis 2021 During Spannabis 2021, the world’s leading trade fair for the cannabis industry, you can pay a virtual visit to our Modernista palace dedicated to cannabis in Barcelona and our temporary exhibition ‘Puff Puff Pass!’. Be sure to turn up the volume to hear the music, too. Find us at stand 272 […]
Our exhibition ‘Puff Puff Pass!’ browses through the ‘smoky’ adventures of various cannabis cartoon characters.
Temporary exhibition Puff Puff Pass! The Comics Code Authority in the US began marking the covers of comics with its seal of approval in 1954. Although the Code did not specifically forbid showing the use of cannabis, a clause prohibited all elements that offended good taste or decency. It was then that cartoon character Kerry […]
Our exhibition 'The ABC of CBD' takes you on a journey through the many applications to the source of the cannabis compound CBD.
Temporary exhibition The ABC of CBD Green gummybears, lollies, bars, shakes, capsules, or ‘just’ drops: in all its forms, CBD promises help with many complaints. It’s a cannabis product that’s available at pharmacies, and it won’t make you ‘high’. For anyone who cares about their health, CBD is the discovery of the twenty first century. […]
Our exhibition 'We Are Mary Jane' is a tribute to all the women loving the cannabis plant.
Temporary exhibition We Are Mary Jane 2018’s International Women’s Day marked the starting point of ‘We Are Mary Jane’, when the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum organized a festive event in Barcelona giving visibility to the female and feminist collective of the national and international cannabis sector. The subsequent summer, ‘We Are Mary Jane’ evolved into a temporary […]
Dutch cannabis icon Mila Jansen presented her autobiography 'How I became the Hash Queen' in the museum of Amsterdam.
Book presentation How I became the Hash Queen On the 26th of July, 2018 Dutch cannabis icon Mila Jansen (1944) presented her autobiography ‘How I became the Hash Queen’ at the Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum of Amsterdam. The book launch took place in the setting of the museum’s current exhibition ‘We Are Mary Jane: Women of Cannabis’. […]