MUST-SEE Attractions in AMSTERDAM
1 | CANAL TOURS
Walk or cruise down the Grachtengordel Canals, created in the 17th century and one of the urban wonders of the world.
2 | RIJKSMUSEUM
See the Dutch Golden Age treasures of this world-class museum which includes Rembrandt's masterpiece "Night Watch."
3 | VAN GOGH MUSEUM
See the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of Van Gogh art, including the artist's self-portrait in his museum.
4 | ANNE FRANK HOUSE MUSEUM
Go on a deeply moving tour of Anne Frank's hiding place, and learn more about the heart-breaking WWII story.
5 | RED LIGHT DISTRICT
It's not what it used to be, but the city's notorious district is still a sight to be seen. Explore it on a guided tour.
6 | STEDELIJK MUSEUM
Ever since it opened its modern wing in 2012, this museum of modern and contemporary art became one of the city's most visited attractions, with a collection that includes works by Andy Warhol, Matisse, Pollock, and many more.
7 | LEIDSEPLEIN
Join locals and tourists at the outdoor cafes and restaurants of this lively square, the city's nightlife center.
8 | MARKETS
Browse through the Albert Cuyp street market (said to be the largest in Europe) and then go smell the flowers at the famous Bloemenmarkt flower market by a canal.
9 | DAM SQUARE
The city's main square is always the stage for different activities and events, and the royal palace facing it is often open to the public.
10 | REMBRANDT HOUSE MUSEUM
See what Rembrandt's life was like at the house where he lived for two decades, and see some of his etchings.