Things to do in Amsterdam

With world-class museums, family attractions, scenic canals and outdoor spaces, Amsterdam has everything you need for spending a perfect day in the city.

Things to do in Amsterdam

There's never a shortage of things to do in Amsterdam. With our complete guide to unmissable experiences, you can explore the must-see attractions, delve into Amsterdam's history and make the most of the city all year around. Take in an exhibition at a famous museum, relax in one of the parks or go on a canal cruise. If you don't know where to start, check out our suggested itineraries for ideas of what to do over one or two days in the city. And don't miss ticking off the top 20 things to do in Amsterdam!

Want to skip the lines and get ahead? Book your tickets online for Amsterdam's major museums and attractions. 

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Must-haves for your trip to Amsterdam

I amsterdam City Card

Get free entry to the city's top attractions and free public transport for the duration of your stay with this handy cultural pass.
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Canal Cruise Ticket

Canal Company Amsterdam
The Canal Cruise Ticket offers an easy way to experience canal cruising in Amsterdam.
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Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket

This convenient multi-purpose ticket offers unlimited public transport by bus, tram, train and metro in the Amsterdam Area.
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