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Amsterdam sights and attractions

With more than 800 years of history to discover, Amsterdam is rich with fascination sights. From ancient churches to magnificent museums, secret courtyards to quaint cobbled streets, and, of course, the city's world-famous canals there's an overwhelming amount of things to see and do in Amsterdam. So pack your camera, pick up a map and get ready for an adventure!  

Go sightseeing in Amsterdam

From the Old Masters at the Rijksmuseum to modern and contemporary art and design at the Stedelijk, Amsterdam’s world-class art museums have enough to offer to fill weeks. But there are plenty more ways to soak up Amsterdam’s history too: the famous Anne Frank House, a collection of quirky and unusual museums, and the postcard-perfect streets of the Jordaan. Of course, no visit to Amsterdam is complete without the classics – along the way you’ll find all the tulips, windmills and cheese you could wish for.     

Amsterdam sights and attractions: Get inspired!

10 hidden gems in Amsterdam

With its wealth of world famous museums, galleries and historical monuments, Amsterdam is a haven for culturally minded sightseers. But look beyond th...

Amsterdam for cat lovers

Amsterdam truly is a city of cats. No matter which canal you stroll by, which pretty Jordaan lane you meander down or which canal houses you stop to a...

Top 10 rainy day activities

Don’t let rain stop play on your trip to Amsterdam. Here’s our selection of the city’s best indoor attractions and activities guaranteed to keep you h...

10 Amsterdam photo hotspots

With its kilometres of canals, brick bridges, old churches and 17th-century architecture, Amsterdam is a photographer’s paradise. But where can you st...

Weird and wonderful houses

From the narrowest house in the world to a house with many heads, there are many weird and wonderful buildings to explore in Amsterdam. Read on to fin...

Windmills in Amsterdam

Windmills are an iconic part of the Dutch landscape, and a visit to one is a must for visitors to the Netherlands. And with eight windmills located in...

Towers of Amsterdam

Amsterdam may not be known for its skyscrapers, but there are a few notable landmarks that soar high above the city's low rise skyline. Here's our gui...

Must-haves for your trip to Amsterdam

I amsterdam City Card

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.

Canal Cruise Ticket

Skip the queues and hop on a canal boat of your choice at a time that suits you with this simple e-ticket.

Amsterdam Nightlife Ticket

Get two days' entry to more than 20 different Amsterdam nightclubs for just €10.