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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!

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...

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...
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Amsterdam Coffee Festival

Haarlemmerweg 8E
1014 BE AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Coffee Festival
28/02/2020 - 01/03/2020
Featuring more than 100 artisan roasters, equipment makers and gourmet food stalls, Amsterdam Coffee Festival is the perfect event...
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ITs Festival

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
19/06/2019 - 24/06/2019
Amsterdam's International Theatre School Festival (ITs) brings the best of new theatrical talent to stages at theatres across Amst...
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Wonderland Festival

Contactweg 68
1014 BW AMSTERDAM
Thuishaven Amsterdam
21/03/2020
Follow the white rabbit every March, when the Wonderland Festival in Amsterdam serves up a menu of rumbling house and techno beats...
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YPF Piano Concours Amsterdam

Oosterdokskade 151
1011 DL AMSTERDAM
Conservatorium van Amsterdam
24/01/2020 - 09/02/2020
The Young Pianists Foundation has been a solid supporter of piano talent since 1999 and now hosts an impressive piano festival in ...
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Comedytrain International Summer Festival

Breitnerstraat 2
1077 BL AMSTERDAM
Toomler
03/07/2019 - 10/08/2019
The world-famous Comedytrain International Summer Festival steams into town every summer for sensational stand-up comedy performan...
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Minimal Music Festival

Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR AMSTERDAM
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ
31/03/2021 - 04/04/2021
The World Minimal Music Festival is a renowned biennial music festival at Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ, presenting a series of special c...
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Transformer

Weteringschans 6-8
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Paradiso
01/12/2019
Marking World Aids Day on 1 December, Amsterdam's Paradiso hosts its annual charity extravaganza in aid of the Dutch Aids Fund.
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Food Soul Festival

Gedempt Hamerkanaal 231
1021 KP AMSTERDAM
Kromhouthal
24/01/2020 - 26/01/2020
The annual Food Soul Festival transforms the Kromhouthal in Amsterdam Noord into a massive restaurant, packed with mobile kitchens...
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Whisky & Spirits Festival Amsterdam

Zuiderkerkhof 72
1011 WB AMSTERDAM
Zuiderkerk
07/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
The Spirit of Amsterdam is an international celebration of whisky allows fans of the amber stuff to sample more than 500 types fro...
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Chocoa Chocolade Festival

Damrak 243
1012 ZJ AMSTERDAM
Beurs van Berlage
22/02/2020 - 23/02/2020
Chocoholics’ dreams come true at the Chocoa Festival: a festival at Amsterdam's Beurs van Berlage that examines the origin, produc...