practical info

There’s a vast selection of useful information to make your trip to Amsterdam as easy and enjoyable as possible. From public holidays to phoning home, browse through our practical advice and resources. Still got questions? The professionals at Amsterdam's Visitor Information Centres are ready to help!

Last Minute Ticket Shop

The Last Minute Ticket Shop (LMTS) sells tickets to events in Amsterdam with great discounts on the regular prices! A new selection of tickets for con...

5 ways to beat the crowds

Many of Amsterdam’s most famous attractions can get pretty busy at peak times but that doesn't mean you can't squeeze them into your travel itinerary....

Nightlife in Amsterdam

Whether you’re after electro beats, a live rock band, an intimate jazz show or something more obscure, Amsterdam is ready to party every night of the ...

Tickets

Looking for exhibition, theatre or concert tickets? Below is a list of ticket shops and sales options in Amsterdam.

Practical info

Find all you need to know about getting to and around Amsterdam on King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) and the rules & regulations to ensure everyone ha...

Boating regulations

Amsterdam’s canals are always extremely busy on King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) and certain regulations are introduced on the day to help control th...

Getting around

King's Day (formerly Queen’s Day) is one of the busiest days of the year in Amsterdam and public transport in the city centre is affected by restricti...

Opening hours

Amsterdam is an excellent place to spend hours (window) shopping! In the city centre, you'll find a variety of shops open in the evenings, Sundays and...

King's Day FAQ

Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions concerning King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) in Amsterdam.

Rules & regulations

King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) is Amsterdam's biggest party and busiest day of the year. Expect big crowds and a lively atmosphere. It can get pret...