city park

Trees, ponds and flowers surround you and the sounds of the city fade away... come experience the green side of Amsterdam! There are lots of parks in Amsterdam, ranging from the famous Vondelpark, which attracts some nine million people each year, to charming public gardens with little more than a bench and a chess board.

5 perfect picnic spots

Make the most of Amsterdam’s shy sunny days by heading off for a picnic away from the city-centre crowds. From grassy fields to foodie markets and a f...

Parks & gardens

Trees, ponds and flowers surround you and the sounds of the city are far away... Come experience the green side of Amsterdam! There are over thirty pa...

Parks & nature

For such a small city, Amsterdam is bursting with green. Discover where to spot wildlife, the best place for a picnic or get to know the city from the...
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Vondelpark Open Air Theatre

Vondelpark 5A
1071 AA AMSTERDAM
Vondelpark Openluchttheater
09/06/2019 - 15/09/2019
From June through September every year, the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre presents a programme packed with festivals, dance, cabaret...

Estates & gardens

The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area has plenty of green space where visitors can find a variety of flora and fauna, forests, dunes, lakes, and other lands...

Flowers

When you think of the Netherlands, a few iconic images immediately spring to mind – windmills, clogs and tulips. Just like the rest of the country, Am...

Sloterpark

President Allendelaan 3
1064 GW AMSTERDAM
One of Amsterdam's largest parks, the Sloterpark has something on offer for everyone, from young families through sports lovers to...

Flevopark

Kramatweg
1095 KD AMSTERDAM
Flevopark is situated on the east side of Amsterdam. This large green park is the perfect place to relax, go for a jog, play some ...

Amstelpark

Arent Janszoon Ernststraat 1
1082 LT AMSTERDAM
Located the southern edge of Amsterdam, Amstelpark is an expansive park filled with a multitude of flower gardens, a playground an...

Snippendaal Garden

Plantage Middenlaan 2A
1018 DD AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam’s Hortus Botanicus (botanical garden) was founded in 1638 as the Hortus Medicus, a medicinal herb garden. Herbs were of ...
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Gaasperplas Park

Gaasperplas Park
1108 AZ AMSTERDAM
The Gaasperplas is a recreational area and nature reserve with a lake and water sports centre, offering canoeing, swimming, rowing...