The famous museum of Vincent Van Gogh has gained its overwhelming popularity since its opening in 1973. During the recent years millions of tourists from all over the world have visited the museum. The exhibited drawings, paintings and photos make it possible to trace the stages of forming the talent of the great artist. In addition to that there are more than 700 letters stored in the museum. These letters were written by Van Gogh to his brother Theo. The development of this collection has a long and complicated history.