Amsterdam City Center

Feel the history, experience the vibe

Walk through the center of Amsterdam and you can feel the history. Canals, bridges, and breathtaking architecture make it a delight to experience. Art, culture, intimate cafés, top restaurants, nightclubs, high end shopping. You can find it all in the center of Amsterdam.

Culture fans will be inspired by the varied and impressive art collections in our famous museums. The diversity is vast. In total, there are over 50 museums in the center.

Shopping lovers can find top brands in high end department stores like De Bijenkorf and the exclusive shops on PC Hooftstraat – near the Musueumplein. And don’t miss the eclectic mix of vintage shops and clothing boutiques in the Negen Straatjes in the Jordaan neighborhood.

For nightlife, head to the Leidseplein or the Rembrandtplein. The Leidseplein is home to the City’s main theater Stadsschouwburg and rock venues, Paradiso and Melkweg. Rembrandtplein is home to some of the biggest party spots.