Welcome to Amsterdam and welcome to your official guide to the Netherlands' capital city. With a full cultural agenda showcasing the very best festivals, nightlife, exhibitions & events, plus practical tourist info, hotel, museum, excursion & attraction listings, you won't miss a thing.
Experience life by the water and discovery hidden secrets at one of Amsterdam's historic canal-side museums.Canal-side museums
Van Gogh Museum
Delve into Vincent van Gogh's life and work with the redesigned presentation of the museum's permanent collection.Step into Van Gogh's world
Art in Redlight
Don’t miss the 10th edition of Art in Redlight! The eclectic art fair features visual art, design, dance, video, light installations and music.Beurs van Berlage, 27 – 30 December 2014
Holiday season dining
Whether you’re after high tea, a traditional meal with all the trimmings or a dinner show, Amsterdam has got plenty in store. Check out our tips for festive dining in Amsterdam!Festive dining guide
Tony Oursler – I/O Underflow
Discover the work by acclaimed American video artist Tony Oursler in the Oude Kerk; the multimedia projections were created specifically for this church.On now!
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Cinderella in Amsterdam
Catch the return of Christopher Wheeldon's award-winning interpretation of 'Cinderella', performed by Het Nationale Ballet from 12 December 2014 to 1 January 2015.
I amsterdam City Card
Get the most out of your time in Amsterdam with the I amsterdam City Card.
Amsterdam Light Festival
See the city like you've never seen it before during the Amsterdam Light Festival. Its third edition lights up Amsterdam from 27 November 2014 until 18 January 2015.