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Attractions in Amsterdam centre

Attractions in Amsterdam? Well, Amsterdam is a city full of endless possibilities so it’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the options. Luckily here at Hello Amsterdam we make it our business to find the best things to do in Amsterdam.  We suggest you to start with our list of 18 best attractions. I am sure you have heard of the canal cruises, tulip market and the famous museums but we are sure that we will surprise you with some other attractions in Amsterdam.

On this page we’ve carefully created a list full of things to do and see in the city. Our favorite attractions in Amsterdam!


Looking for things to do in Amsterdam? We recommend Castle Muiderslot. Just outside Amsterdam lies the imposing, medieval Muiderslot, part of the Defence Line of Amsterdam and included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. A guided tour through the Golden Age with the impressive Knight’s Hall is included in the ticket. A walk along the ramparts offers fantastic views of the water-rich environments. If you are interested in liquor House of Bols is the place for you! The House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience on Amsterdam’s Museumplein is an unforgettable adventure in the glamorous world of cocktails, liqueurs and genever. House of Bols offers visitors a truly unique cocktail experience. For people interested in the human body we have Body Worlds. This museum offers an interesting exhibition of human specimens including whole-body plastinates, organs and translucent body slices. The emphasis of this exhibition is on the effect of happiness on health. For those who want to see the city from a whole other angle, visit This is Holland. This attraction takes you through the Netherlands from a birds perspective. Fly over the tulip fields, small villages, big cities and discover the Netherlands like never before. After that, stay op high and visit the A’DAM Tower. Here you can swing from the rooftop at the A’DAM Lookout or dine at one of the great restaurants in the tower.

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