Find things to do in Amsterdam

Visiting Amsterdam? We’ll leave you absolutely no time to be bored! On this website you’ll find the best things to do in Amsterdam. We’re collecting  both the highlights and hidden secrets of Amsterdam. From its parks, to the many museums and the romantic canals.  The capital of the Netherlands is a unique city in many kinds of ways; from its characteristic architecture, to its liberal laws on drugs and prostitution.  Let this website be your city guide. We make sure you don’t have to miss out on anything, as we provide you with the best tips, photo’s and information.

Amsterdam attractions

Amsterdam is an easy city to spend a lot of money as there’s a lot to see and do. The attractions in Amsterdam can have a major impact on your  travel budget, so choose wisely. Check out the entrance prices and discounts on this website to make the most out of your budget. We’re constantly working on adding new attractions and experiences.

heineken experience

Heineken Experience

Learn all about this world famous beer brand.

canal cruise Amsterdam

Canal Cruise

Amsterdam is best seen from the water. Don’t miss out on a canal cruise!

Front entrance Madame Tussauds Amsterdam

Madame Tussauds

Take a selfie with your favorite celebrity in the wax museum

Things to do in Amsterdam with kids

Are you looking for things to do in Amsterdam with kids? There’s more than enough to do with kids! A canal cruise for instance is a treat for the whole family. Watch the city passing you by from a boat. Make sure not to miss out on the Nemo Science Centre either. It’s the most interactive and educative museum ever. Your kids can enjoy the experience a museum where they do get to touch everything.

Zoo animals Artis Amsterdam

Artis Amsterdam Zoo

Take the kids to see the animals in the Amsterdam zoo

Nemo Science Centre

Probably coolest and most interactive museum that you’ll ever see!

Amsterdam Dungeon

Amsterdam Dungeon

Learn about history of the city in the scary Amsterdam Dungeon

Cheap things to do

As you already might know Amsterdam is not cheap. However it doesn’t mean that you can’t have a good trip to Amsterdam if you’re on a budget. You might have to plan your trip a bit better, so you can find cheap alternatives. We will try and provide you with tips that save you money while still having an amazing experience. Take a look at our restaurants in Amsterdam page for instance, you’ll find really good meals for around €10,-. Also for a canal cruise there cheap alternatives, such as sailing a small boat yourself. A day in the park, sightseeing or in a coffeeshop don’t have to cost much either! Stay tuned as we will be adding new things to do in Amsterdam as much as we can!

rent a boat for canal cruise

Rent-a-boat Amsterdam

Feeling adventurous? Discover the Amsterdam canals all by yourself!

Parks in Amsterdam

Have a picnic in one of the parks and save money on a restaurant

coffee shop amsterdam

Amsterdam Coffeeshops

Smoke some world famous pot and fly away

The Catboat

Visit the only floating animal shelter in the world!

Bike rental & cycling

Go cycling

Explore the city by the no.1 form of transport in Amsterdam


Houseboat Museum

Visit the smallest, most unique museum in the world