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There's always lots to do indoors in Amsterdam. In autumn and winter you can shelter from the cold and rain by heading to the theatre, concerts or cinema. And when it comes to younger ones, there are even fantastic play parks and gaming centres that are based indoors!

Top 10 rainy day activities

Don’t let rain stop play on your trip to Amsterdam. Here’s our selection of the city’s best indoor attractions and activities guaranteed to keep you h...

Grand cafés

Occupying a steadfast place within Amsterdam's long tradition of café culture, the city's grand cafés are spacious and stylish places to unwind. Nothi...
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Cinéma Arabe

Ceintuurbaan 338
1072 GN AMSTERDAM
Rialto
05/05/2020 - 10/05/2020
Cinéma Arabe is a Dutch film festival based in Amsterdam and Rotterdam that showcases the best of contemporary Arab cinema. The ni...
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Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
26/05/2020 - 31/05/2020
Explore the hottest splices of Spanish cinema at the edition of the Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival. It lights up screens at the E...
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Imagine Film Festival

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
10/04/2020 - 20/04/2020
From sci-fi to cult, anime to fantasy and horror to experimental: the Imagine Film Festival, formerly known as the Amsterdam Fanta...
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Cinedans – Dance on Screen

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
06/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
From 6 to 8 March 2020 Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival will be celebrating its 16th edition in Eye Filmmuseum of Eye in Amster...
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Kaboom Animation Festival

Haarlemmerweg 8E
1014 BE AMSTERDAM
Westergas
13/11/2019 - 17/11/2019
KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival has a new name: Kaboom Animation Festival. Kaboom is the one-stop-shop for the latest and greate...
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TangoTrain

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
26/12/2019 - 01/01/2020
Warm up the wintry days between Christmas and New Year with a week of dance at the TangoTrain. Both old and new varieties of tango...
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Jumping Amsterdam

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
23/01/2020 - 26/01/2020
The international equestrian event Jumping Amsterdam is a feast for the senses, taking place in the city every January.

Amsterdam Denim Days

Diverse locaties / various locations
1014 DA AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Denim Days
21/10/2019 - 27/10/2019
Amsterdam has steadily been building its reputation as Europe’sdenim capital, and the next edition of the annual Amsterdam Denim D...