expat groups & clubs

Joining a social or sports club will make it much easier to settle into life in Amsterdam and build social networks. There is an abundance of international clubs in Amsterdam – for example meet-ups for communities from specific countries or sports clubs – and many are geared specifically towards internationals. So whether you’re a film buff or like playing Gaelic Football, it’s easy to meet likeminded people.

Republicans Abroad Netherlands

Postbus / P.O. Box 8621
3009 AP ROTTERDAM
This outreach programme for US Republicans in the Netherlands offers a platform for Dutch-American relations. In addition to voter...

InterNations

Geen adres / no address
1012 AMSTERDAM
InterNations is a global networking community. It has an active online community but is also organising meet-ups and events for ex...

Spark

Vreelandseweg
3632 EP LOENEN AAN DE VECHT
Established in 2015 by Amsterdam Academy as an annual conference, Spark has become more than just a conference – it is a movement ...

Japan Women’s Club (JWC)

Geen adres / no address
1012 AMSTERDAM
Established in 1989 in Amstelveen, the Japan Women’s Club (JWC) is a non-profit organisation whose founding members were women of ...

Kiwis in the Netherlands (KIN)

Geen adres / no address
1012 AMSTERDAM
KIN aims to build an active New Zealand community in the Netherlands and create opportunities for its members to build relationshi...

The Irish Club Netherlands (ICN)

Da Costastraat 10
1053 ZB AMSTERDAM
Founded in 1984 to provide a focal point for Irish people living in The Netherlands, the club plays a central role in providing cu...

Gay Swim Amsterdam

Postbus / PO Box 18183
1001 ZB AMSTERDAM
The club offers organised swimming, water polo and triathlon at the Marnixbad and the Sloterparkbad in a relaxing and stimulating ...