shopping

Find the best souvenir, a unique vintage dress or the latest designer handbag in Amsterdam, hunt for antiques, score some limited-edition trainers or the newest interior design gem. With everything from multi-storey department stores to exclusive boutiques, Amsterdam inspires even the most discerning shopper. And part of the charm of the shopping experience in Amsterdam is the lovely neighbourhoods you’ll often discover along the way.

Royal Christmas Fair

Lange Voorhout
2514 EA 'S-GRAVENHAGE
Lange Voorhout
12/12/2019 - 23/12/2019
The Hague has a Christmas market: the Royal Christmas Fair. Twinkling lights and familiar Christmas carols at the Lange Voorhout a...

Funky Xmas Market

Polonceaukade 27
1014 DA AMSTERDAM
Westergasfabriek
15/12/2019
It’s already well on its way to becoming an institution in Amsterdam, and in December, the Sunday Market, an art, fashion and desi...

Ice*Village Amsterdam

Museumplein
1071 DJ AMSTERDAM
Christmas Village on Ice
13/12/2019 - 26/12/2019
From mid-December, Museumplein in Amsterdam is transformed into a magical winter wonderland as the Christmas Village sets up stall...
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Amsterdamsche Kerstmarkt

Oosterdokskade 143
1011 DL AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
20/12/2019 - 23/12/2019
Head to Kromhouthal the weekend before Christmas for this unique take on the traditional festive market. Taking place in December...

Spiegelkwartier

Amsterdam’s Spiegelkwartier (literally: ‘mirror quarter’) is an absolute must for lovers of art, antiques and curiosities: the area has been at the he...

Top 10 arty coffee houses

Amsterdam is full of great art museums and galleries, and there is certainly no shortage of cool cafés, either. But what about combining the tw...

Spiegelkwartier

Amsterdam’s Spiegelkwartier (literally: ‘mirror quarter’) is an absolute must for lovers of art, antiques and curiosities: the area has been at the he...

Gifts with heart

Give a gift from the heart this Valentine’s Day with products that support the makers, artisans and craftspeople who put their love and soul int...