Amsterdam Things to Do

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  • Red Light District - De Wallen, Amsterdam

    1. Red Light District - De Wallen

    4 out of 5 stars

    Because of my curiosity of the red light district, so my friends who live in Amsterdam show me this colorful district, and luckily we are all girls..... In the day time this district just same like...

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  • Canal Boat Tours, Amsterdam

    2. Canal Boat Tours

    Amsterdam known for it's canals and bridges and of course the boats too, where there are 2,500 houseboats just in Amsterdam. So, beside walking to enjoy this city, we can take a tour along the canals...

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  • Anne Frank House, Amsterdam

    3. Anne Frank House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Anne Frank House - located at the Prinsengracht, close to the Westerkerk, in Amsterdam, is a museum dedicated to the Jewish girl Anne Frank who hid here with her family and other people from Nazi...

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  • Sex Museum, Amsterdam

    4. Sex Museum

    The Sex museum has been going for over twenty years and offers a real insite into the sensitive area of human sexuality.It has hundreds of interesting pieces of art,sculptures,exhibits,paintings and...

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  • Dam Square, Amsterdam

    5. Dam Square

    When I come out from Central Station, the first thing I saw is Dam Square. Mostly this square is a natural gathering place for both visitors and locals, served by multiple trams lines and easily...

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  • Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

    6. Rijksmuseum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    I've been to the Rijksmuseum last year and although I don't like art, I was very very impressed by the Rijksmuseum. Everybody has heard of the Nachtwacht (Nightwatch) and I have seen many many...

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  • Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

    7. Van Gogh Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    No doubt this museum has the largest Van Gogh collection (200 paintings) but… - here I might sound somewhat iconoclast - the dark paintings of his early period in Den Haag or Drenthe are not...

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  • Flower Market - Bloemenmarkt, Amsterdam

    8. Flower Market - Bloemenmarkt

    As wonderful as a bag of tulip bulbs from Amsterdam/The Netherlands sounds, I would not recommend buying any bulbs in a bag, which cannot be open. We bought several of those typical bags (black bag,...

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  • Heineken Brewery, Amsterdam

    9. Heineken Brewery

    4 out of 5 stars

    heineken is a local brewery and the Heineken Experience is located on the first Heineken brewery building. Inside you will see Heineken's brewery history , facts , pictures , equipment and of course...

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  • Coffee(Cannabis)shops, Amsterdam

    10. Coffee(Cannabis)shops

    When we around in this city, I always smell something strength from the coffee shop, I though it something new of the coffee, then my friend explained that is a cannabis, marijuana, and other drugs...

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  • Begijnhof - The Wooden House, Amsterdam

    11. Begijnhof - The Wooden House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Begijnhof - Beguinage in Amsterdam is certainly a pleasant and quiet part of the old city but as a beguinage I felt surprised by the architectural heterogeneity of this ensemble! Maybe I am too...

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  • Madame Tussaud's, Amsterdam

    12. Madame Tussaud's

    Madame Tussauds Museum located not far from National Monument, this wax museum was founded by wax sculptor Marie Tussaud and the name used to be Madame Tussaud’s in London, and nowadays have some...

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  • Leidseplein, Amsterdam

    13. Leidseplein

    4 out of 5 stars

    Leidseplein is a most popular square of Amsterdam. There are a lot of cafes, bars, restaurants on that square and in the surrounding streets. Most of the restaurants are not Dutch so that I sometimes...

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  • Artis Zoo, Amsterdam

    14. Artis Zoo

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Artis, the zoo. Lions, elephants, giraffes, foxes, monkeys ... You name it. Also planetarium, butterfly pavillion, aquarium... Visited with colleagues on 13 June, 2013. We saw both the library and the...

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  • Vondelpark, Amsterdam

    15. Vondelpark

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The park was somewhat a deception because there were nearly no flowers although it was begin May. Probably the fault of the long winter but in the country, from my train, I saw many huge fields with...

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  • China Town, Amsterdam

    16. China Town

    Not far from Red Light District, we can found this China Town, there are many shops ,cafe and restaurants here and not only Chinese but other Asian cultures are represented here such as...

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  • Nemo Museum, Amsterdam

    17. Nemo Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    I didn't get to visit this centre whilst in Amsterdam, but the very sight of the building that I had from the canal cruise was enough to impress me greatly. Set in Oosterdok on the water it looks for...

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  • Old Church - Oude Kerk, Amsterdam

    18. Old Church - Oude Kerk

    This was unexpected; I could not imagine a church with 2500 gravestones, often real works of art. With age I developed some interest for gravestones, monumental tombs and especially what we call...

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  • Bicycle Tours, Amsterdam

    19. Bicycle Tours

    The Yellow Bike shop was right next to our hotel (Hotel Inntel Amsterdam Center) so it was a no-brainer for us to just rent from there, and we did not regret it! This outfit is run by a bunch of...

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  • Diamonds, Amsterdam

    20. Diamonds

    3 out of 5 stars

    It is not advisible to visit the Diamonds factories specially with your wifes ,fiancees,girlfriends etc.etc. You can take this suggestion as a warning tip. During the war Amsterdam losts 2000 diamond...

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  • Koninklijk Paleis - Royal Palace, Amsterdam

    21. Koninklijk Paleis - Royal Palace

    4 out of 5 stars

    The 1st building that dominates Dam Square is the Royal Palace/ Koninklijk Paleis, built in 1648 and design by Jacob van Campen. The first Royal occupant 1808 was Loius Bonapart (brother of Napoleon)...

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  • Scheepvaart - Maritime Museum, Amsterdam

    22. Scheepvaart - Maritime Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Visiting the Amsterdam Museums like the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam Museum, Scheepvaart (Maritime) Museum and many other museums, churches or monuments it is difficult to avoid the word VOC. So what is...

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  • Walking, Amsterdam

    23. Walking

    When walking through the old Amsterdam I find the city quite typical but not monumental. I miss the monumental buildings, palaces, one sees along the avenues of Paris, Rome, Vienna, Prague, Budapest...

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  • Erotic Museum, Amsterdam

    24. Erotic Museum

    Once an old warehouse,this museum is situated in the heart of the Red Light District.Set on three floors there are various exhibits of Erotica such as paintings,photos,sculptures,waxworks and...

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  • Rembrandtplein Area, Amsterdam

    25. Rembrandtplein Area

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Rembrandtplein square was named after the famous dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn who actually owned a house nearby from 1639 to 1656. A statue of Rembrandt was erected in the center of the square...

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    Amsterdam feels like a small city that offers art, history, and architecture. Within its web of water-filled canals are 900 years of history, more than 50 museums, and countless streets to just...

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