Exhibitions, Festivals and Events in Amsterdam

Dance, Film & Media Arts, Museums, Fairs, Theatre, Visual Arts & Galleries, Festivals & Special Events, History & Heritage, Music, Sports, Tours & Attractions

Dutch Masters
from the Hermitage

Treasures of the Tsars

October 7 - May 27

On display are over 63 works by 50 painters of the Dutch Golden Age acquired by the tsars for the collection of the Hermitage in St. Petersburg.

month-by-month

seasonal highlights

koningsdag Amsterdam's biggest annual celebration

King's Day   Koningsdag

Large-scale celebrations with many outdoor parties and concerts, special events and free market (vrijmarkt) across the city.

in the spotlight moco

Roy Lichtenstein, Lasting Influence

great master of Pop Art at the Moco Museum

November 3, 2017 - May 31, 2018
International Documentary Festival Amsterdam

International Documentary Festival Amsterdam   IDFA

Yearly event with the best national and international high-quality documentaries

koningsdag

Tulp Festival

Follow a route by foot or bike along parks and squares, lanes and canals, gardens and beds where you can find tulips in open ground or in beautiful big pots.

lastminutes

LMTS sells tickets for theatre performances, comedy shows, opera and concerts in Amsterdam at a discount of up to 75%.

koningsdag

Grachtenfestival

Largest classical music festival in the Netherlands. Stage for young musicians from all over the world, with smaller scale concerts in houses and monuments in the historical centre of Amsterdam and along the banks of the River IJ.

koningsdag

Amsterdam Pride

One of the biggest and most special gay prides around the globe, with street parties all weekend long, the best club circuit parties and the famous Canal Parade on Saturday.

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