social

Amsterdam’s extensive and diverse cultural life as well as the huge variety of cafés, restaurants and bars it has to offer, plus community locations such as libraries and parks, make it easy to delve head-first into a socially fulfilled life. In addition, joining a social club will make it even easier to settle into life in Amsterdam and build social networks.

Community centres

Neighbourhood centres and rooms serve as a homely meeting place for local residents in their own neighbourhood. Anyone living in the local area can jo...

Feel at home

Make the most of your life as an Amsterdammer by learning Dutch, getting involved in the local community and by joining international groups and ...

People & culture in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is an international city with a rich history and a highly diverse population from 180 different backgrounds enjoying a broad range of arts a...

Community

Make the most of life in Amsterdam by becoming a part of the community around you! Enjoy the very best in culture, eating and drinking, performances a...

Active population

Amsterdam is an active city, with the majority of the population leading a healthy lifestyle, regularly incorporating activity into their daily lives....

Diversity in the city

Amsterdam has been witnessing a great increase in diversity from ethnic minorities as well as residents from Europe and abroad, ultimately contributin...