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Discover Amsterdam on a virtual visit

Amsterdam Rijksmuseum

Start your exploration of Dutch culture with these virtual tours that highlight some of the world's most famous artworks, learn more about Van Gogh or take part in the interactive experiments of Nemo Science Museum.

Take a virtual canal cruise

Experience Amsterdam from the water with this zenned-out video that coasts through the city's picturesque waterways, passing some of its most beautiful architecture and iconic attractions.

Explore the Amsterdam Area (from home)

Tulips close up and Windmill Cris Toala Olivares
From tulip fields to sand dunes, you can see some of Amsterdam’s most stunning sights without leaving the house.

Dutch DJs play famous Dutch sights

Check out world-famous Dutch DJs setting the soundtrack for some of the region’s most iconic attractions and landscapes.

Best cultural livestreams

Swan Lake Ukrainian State Opera and Ballet Theater

These free online concerts, recitals, ballets and exhibitions are the perfect introduction to new cultural scenes in Amsterdam.

Plan your visit

Plan your trip

Amsterdam Centraal Station
Planning a trip to Amsterdam? Find all the resources you need to get started - from accommodation and excursions to renting a car or using public transport.
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See and do

Koninklijk Concertgebouw
With world-class museums, quirky festivals, theatre, live music, laid-back bars and delightful restaurants, there's never a shortage of things to do in Amsterdam!
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Amsterdam's popular attractions

Canal cruising

Besides providing a stunning backdrop to the city’s historical centre, floating down Amsterdam’s canals is one of the most memorable ways to discover the city's sights and attractions.



Looming tall over the Amsterdam skyline, this landmark 22-floor tower is home to a selection of bars, restaurants and a rooftop observation deck with stunning views across Amsterdam.

Zaanse Schans

With its traditional windmills, houses and workshops, the historic village and now open-air museum of Zaanse Schans offers a preserved glimpse of what it was like to live in the Netherlands in the 18th and 19th centuries.


Keukenhof Windmill
Each spring the Flower Strip region bursts into colour as millions of flowers bloom, creating one of the world's most unique sights. Immerse yourself in this rainbow of flowers at the Keukenhof flower gardens.


ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo was the first zoo to be established in the Netherlands, and it’s located right in the centre of Amsterdam. Stroll through the historical city park with its excentric animals, centuries-old trees and wealth of plants.

Your guide to living, working & investing in Amsterdam

About Amsterdam

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Learn all about Amsterdam, including its rich history, the development of its tolerant society and how it became such a bustling hub of commerce.
About Amsterdam


Look up official information for expats about permits, registration, visas, housing, healthcare, the 30% tax ruling and more.
Living in Amsterdam


Launchpad Meetups Startup Amsterdam
Be part of a thriving business ecosystem – alongside cutting-edge startups, international corporations, social entrepreneurs and renowned innovation.
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Take your career to the next level with Amsterdam's wide variety of job opportunities across a range of sectors.
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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam University
Study at one of Amsterdam’s leading universities, colleges and educational institutions. Apply for bachelor, master and PhD courses in English.
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