What to Do & See
- Amsterdam Neighborhoods (6)
- Amsterdam Outdoors (5)
- Amsterdam for Special Interests (5)
- Canal Cruises (3)
- Historic Places of Worship (9)
- Museums & Attractions A - Z (59)
- Travel Itineraries (4)
- Tulips & Flowers (6)
Top 10 Things to Do in Amsterdam
The best of Amsterdam travel: the top 10 attractions that no visitor should miss.
50 More Things to Do in Amsterdam (and Beyond)
Need more ideas for how to occupy your time in Amsterdam? Here's another 50 attractions and activities, from parks and cultural centers to day-trip destinations.
De Wallen, Amsterdam's Red-Light District
De Wallen, Amsterdam's red-light district, has far more to offer than debauchery - from museums and monuments, to shops and boutiques, to first-rate restaurants.
Amsterdam's Famous Squares
From the iconic Dam Square - site of the Dutch National Monument - to Museumplein, where the city keeps its top museums, these squares combine picturesque beauty with phenomenal attractions.
Guide to Amsterdam Art Museums
Guide to art museum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from major museums like the Rijksmuseum to lesser-known art institutions.
Dutch Artists Not to Miss in the Netherlands
Amsterdam, and the entire Netherlands, is a prime destination for art history buffs; find the best places to view Dutch artists from the Renaissance to the 20th century.
Amsterdam for Cannabis Smokers
Amsterdam has more than "just" coffeeshops to offer pot smokers: these attractions are also known for their connection to hash, marijuana and hemp, but without the coffeeshop license.
Amsterdam Canal House Museums
Take the opportunity to explore the interior of an Amsterdam landmark at one of these canal house museums.
Visitors' Guide to Rembrandtplein (Rembrandt Square)
What to see and do on Rembrandtplein (Rembrandt Square) - from music venues and clubs, to bars, to cafes and restaurants, to entertainment and other attractions, all on or near the popular Amsterdam square.
Amsterdam Museums for Everybody
With institutions devoted to art, history, science, fashion, architecture, popular vices and more, Amsterdam has a museum for everyone.
Amsterdam for Children & Families
Who said that Amsterdam's not a kid-friendly destination? Here are even more activities for children and families in Amsterdam.
What Are the Illustrated Stone Tablets on Some Amsterdam Façades?
What are the illustrated stone tablets on some Amsterdam façades? Learn about Amsterdam's historic façade stones.
Amsterdam for Free
Use this list to find free things to do in Amsterdam. There are plenty of free Amsterdam attractions and experiences that can add value to your visit!
50 Things to Do in Amsterdam
At a loss for how to amuse yourself in Amsterdam? Here are 50 ideas on what to do and see, from museums, monuments and cultural attractions to cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs.
Amsterdam for Rainy Days
This list of things to do in Amsterdam on a rainy day proves there's plenty to enjoy in the city during wet weather.
Amsterdam with Kids
People who assume Amsterdam isn't an appropriate place for children don't know the city very well. There are plenty of fun and educational things to do with kids in Amsterdam -- find them here!
Romantic Amsterdam - Amsterdam for Couples
Use this visual guide to find the most romantic things do do in Amsterdam.
Best Small Canals in Amsterdam
Some of my favorite spots in Amsterdam exist along its "small" canals. Here, find my favorite of Amsterdam's small canals -- and the charming bridges, buildings and sights that will make them yours, too.
Top Three Amsterdam Museums
These homes to historic and artistic wonders are the most treasured museums in Amsterdam, and all visitors should try to make it to at least one or two them.
Amsterdam Museums for World War II History
Occupied by Nazi Germany from 1940 to 1945, the Netherlands was on the forefront of World War II. As such, these Amsterdam museums chronicle the ways in which the city and the country dealt with the war, its atrocities and its end.
Unique and Unusual Museums and Attractions in Amsterdam
So you've explored the Rijksmuseum and the works of Van Gogh and now you're looking for something a little more off-the-wall. These unique and unusual Amsterdam museums won't disappoint.
Best Amsterdam Museums to See in Less than an Hour
Short on time or just don't like being inside one museum for hours on end? Visit one of these impressive Amsterdam museums that only take an hour or less to enjoy.
Amsterdam Museums Open on Christmas and New Year's Day
Check this list to find out which Amsterdam museums will be open on the Christmas and New Year holidays.
I amsterdam Card - The Amsterdam Visitor Discount Card
If you're planning to visit at least two or three of Amsterdam's major museums and attractions, you might want to consider buying the "I amsterdam" card. Learn more here.
Tour Amsterdam's Red Light District with a Former Sex Worker
I'd recommend this tour for those who wish to learn about the history of the Amsterdam Red Light District and the prostitution industry here. You'll even get the chance to step inside a Red Light window.