NDSM Wharf

Old shipyard turned creative haven

A former shipyard located on the banks of the River IJ in Amsterdam Noord, the NDSM Wharf has blossomed into an enormous cultural hotspot in recent years with a vibrant artist community and an ever-expanding variety of bars and restaurants. With grounds exceeding the size of ten football pitches, the area hosts multi-disciplinary festivals, performances, exhibitions, dance parties and a wide range of other events in unique, post-industrial surroundings.

Local hotspots

Cannibale Royale Du Nord

mt. Ondinaweg 32
The place to go for better burgers and juicy slabs of meat, all in a cool setting. An additional advantage: it’s open late for nig...

Woodies aT BerLin

ms. van Riemsdijkweg 51
As well as beautiful wooden furniture handmade by the owner’s husband, you’ll find a tasteful smattering of vintage – and plentyof...

Van Dijk & Ko

Papaverweg 46
Find quality handmade furniture and antique treasures sourced from around Europe at Amsterdam's Van Dijk & Ko. The expansive wareh...


NDSM-plein 85
Situated in a vast industrial building in the heart of NDSM, Kunststad is a rough-and-ready network of workshops in which 250 crea...

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