architecture

Amsterdam architecture varies wildly but is always distinctive. The city’s most notable icons are its canal-side properties, evolving since the 17th century. But this creative city showcases some impressive modern architecture, too, from the glass towers of the Zuidas to Science Center NEMO and the transformation of the Overhoeks Tower by the River IJ.

New Land

Although famous for its historic city centre, the Amsterdam region is always evolving as new immigrants and diverse cultures make their mark on many n...

Haarlem

A city of remarkable history and culture, Haarlem is just a short hop from Amsterdam but packs a unique punch. With spectacular monuments dating back ...

Almere

Almere, still considered the youngest city in the Netherlands, is located just across the IJmeer from Amsterdam. Its modernity makes it a feast for fa...

Lelystad

Lelystad, located northeast of Almere along the Markermeer, is Flevoland’s capital city. It’s best known for the Batavia Wharf, the home of the Batavi...

Architour

Peperstraat 7
1011 TJ AMSTERDAM
Architour organises architecture tours for groups in the Netherlands. The tours are guided by local architects and take place in A...