Shopping in Amsterdam

With everything from multi-storey department stores and exclusive boutiques to antiques and contemporary Dutch design, Amsterdam inspires even the most discerning shopper.

Where to shop in Amsterdam

A city reputed for its innovation and creativity, Amsterdam is home to many established and budding fashion talents. In addition to all the big brands, fashion chains (on Kalverstraat and Leidsestraat) and international designers, Amsterdam boasts numerous up-and-coming Dutch designers and independent shops. Each of Amsterdam's neighbourhoods offer different shopping opportunities, from the hip Nine Streets through the luxury boutiques in grand Oud Zuid to vintage delights around Waterlooplein, soak up the vibe of the area you’re in and don’t forget to do some people-watching!

Go shopping in Amsterdam

Top 10 concept stores

Shopping opportunities for unique and unusual items abound in every corner of Amsterdam, especially when it comes to design.

Amsterdam shops

Whether you're searching for the best souvenir, a unique vintage dress or the latest designer handbag, Amsterdam has the perfect shop for you.

I amsterdam Store

Shop for the latest in Dutch Design and get the inside scoop on what’s happening in the city at the I amsterdam Store.

Shopping areas

There are many places in and around the city to get your retail fix - with different areas offering different shopping experiences.

Opening hours

Amsterdam gift design shop store Marie-Charlotte Pezé
Plan your next shopping trip in Amsterdam with our helpful tips on when to go. In general, many stores are open 7 days a week.

Amsterdam shopping guide: Fashion boutiques

Let us take you shopping. Our guide to the city's best independent fashion boutiques for finding that special something.

Top 10 design stores

Bring the spirit of Dutch Design into your living space – an aesthetic that has attracted a global following.

Shopping inspiration