Shops in Amsterdam - Go Shopping! - Hello Amsterdam City Guide

Shops in Amsterdam centre

The Shops in Amsterdam are open 7-days a week and usually also stay open during the public holidays. For store specific times you should always check with the store though. For those who know Amsterdam as party-central it might come as a surprise, but Amsterdam is full of fun stores, boutiques and high fashion brands. Fashionistas can shop till they drop in the various shopping districts in the city.

Here at Hello Amsterdam we make it our business to know the best shops in Amsterdam. Next to the famous big-brand names and chains we also have many concept stores, small boutiques and specialty stores. We’ve carefully curated a list of the best shops in the city. So wear you comfortable shoes and start shopping in our beautiful city!

Where to go shopping in Amsterdam?

From fashionable designer bags to unique souvenirs and from Dutch design to grand-masters of the art, Amsterdam is a true shopping paradise. Its great variety of boutiques, department stores, marketplaces and pop-up stores is unprecedented. Visit posh P.C. Hooftstraat, home to high-end international fashion labels such as Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany &co and many others. In the Jordaan and De Pijp the creative concept stores and small independent boutiques are everywhere you look. Discover luxurious de Bijenkorf as well as internationally renowned fashion stores on busy Kalverstraat. Enjoy an afternoon of finding little treasures at the Waterlooplein market, the Noordermarkt, the grand market on the Albert Cuypstraat, or one of the many other markets in town. Visit the 9 straatjes and the Royal Streets for cute boutiques along the small side streets of the canals and go to the Spiegelkwartier for arts and antiques. Whether your taste is very modern or antique, whether you prefer art or kitsch, trendy or traditional, Amsterdam has it all. And probably even more than you would expect. With its highly developed creative industry, the city is also home to a growing number of up-and-coming designer brands, a centre of Dutch denim, futuristic furniture and innovative art.

Here at Hello Amsterdam we’ve carefully created a list of shops in Amsterdam and we’ve divided them in different shopping districts. Visit our website to discover the best shops in Amsterdam!