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What to do in Amsterdam


Amsterdam is a popular travel destination in Europe, a charming and cosmopolitan city that welcomes exploration. Amsterdam is known as the “Venice of the North” because of its more than one hundred canals. The capital of the Netherlands offers easily accessible adventures by foot, bike, and boat. Amsterdam’s well-preserved, appealing 17th-century architectural style provides a simple backdrop for a city that is equally famous for its modern culture. Discover Amsterdam’s canals, unique history, restaurants, and broad range of attractions and experiences.

Guide to Visit Amsterdam City

History and Main attractions

Museumplein is the beating heart of Amsterdam, where you will marvel at the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art. Embrace the world’s most extensive collection of work by Vincent Van Gogh at the Van Gogh Museum, Paulus Potterstraat 7, which houses 200 paintings and 600 drawings. It is open from 10 am to 5 pm and is located near Vondelpark. This area pulsates with activity throughout the day; its outdoor exhibitions and selection of markets make it one of Amsterdam’s most visited attractions.

The Anne Frank House is a piece of World War II history on Prinsengracht 263 in the center of Amsterdam. Zaanse Schans and its windmills are unique to Dutch history and culture. The residential area of Zaanse Schans brings the 18th and 19th century to life. Vondelpark is the largest park in Amsterdam and the most visited park in the Netherlands.

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