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May 2019

Bodyworlds Amsterdam

May 1 - December 24
Bodyworlds Amsterdam, Damrak 66
Amsterdam, 1012 LM
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Bodyworlds Amsterdam

This might, at first view, seem the craziest way to spend time in Amsterdam. You will very quickly realise that it could be one of the most interesting things you have ever seen in your life. It's shocking for sure, but shocking in the sense of how little we really know about our bodies and the functions they perform. This visit will show you literally so much and you learn so much new information about what we are. Highly recommended…

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Classic Beauties

May 1 - June 21
Hermitage Amsterdam, Amstel 51
Amsterdam, 1018 EJ
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classic Beauties at the Hermitage Amsterdam

Humans are fascinated by the beauty of their own bodies. We always have been and we always will be. This exhibition showcases some of the finest Italian statues that were discovered in the 18th century and at that time it caused a movement for the appreciation of the human body in all its beauty.

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The History of the Amsterdam Canals

01/05/2019 - 29/06/2020
Het Grachtenhuis, Herengracht 386
Amsterdam, 1016 CJ
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Het Grachtenhuis

Amsterdam - it is defined by the water and its canal system. But how did it all happen ? Well in this fine museum that is exactly what you can learn. An impressive collection of displays will help you discover the miracle of how it all happened. Some excellent multimedia displays will impress upon you the magnitude of the work it took to create the canals as you see them today. This museum is a must for all visitors to…

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Micropia Amsterdam – Plastics expo

May 1 - October 6
Micropia, Plantage Kerklaan 38-40
Amsterdam, 1018 CZ
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alternative to plastic exhibition

Micropia is the world's only museum where microbes are the stars of the show. Small things can have a huge effect. This exhibition showcases the uses of microbes as a viable alternative to the scourge of plastic. Very topical at the moment and rightly so ! Every day at 1 and 4 PM inside Micropia.

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Buddha’s Life, Path to the Present

May 1 - July 12
Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam, Gravenstraat 17
Amsterdam, 1012 NL
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Niuewekerk Amsterdam

A fabulously curated mix old old object and contemporary art to celebrate Buddha. See artefacts dedicated to life of Buddha and the notion of enlightenment. Also present will be many modern works by diverse artists including Ai Weiwei to see how Buddha has influenced their creations. Another fabulous exhibition at the Nieuwekerk, which has fast become one of the premier exhibition centres in Amsterdam. Everyday 10AM to 5 PM

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More Oude Kerk

May 1 - October 6
Oude Kerk (Old Church), Oudekerksplein 23
Amsterdam, 1012 GX
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More Oudekerk Amsterdam

Did you know that the Oude Kerk is the oldest building in Amsterdam ? It is quite something to see. It also now hosts some fabulous expos, artistic installations, debates and exhibitions. More Oude Kerk is setup up to give you , the visitor, more access to everything in the Oude Kerk - More history, more art, more spaces. See more artefacts and more secret rooms.  Sure to be fabulous.

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80 Years War – The Birth of The Netherlands

May 1 - July 20
Rijksmuseum, Museumstraat 1
Amsterdam, 1071 XX
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The Rijksmuseum amsterdam

It is the 450th anniversary of the 80 years war. It was a war that effectively was the birth of The Netherlands. The exhibition will display many items in a historical context allowing the visitor to get a deep feeling for the conflict and the importance it has shaping The Netherlands as we know It today.

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NEMO Science Centre Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 07/06/2020
Science Center NEMO, Oosterdok 2
Amsterdam, 1011 VX
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NEMO Amsterdam

The NEMO Science Centre Amsterdam is a must visit if you have kids of all ages. It is one of the best learning places for sciences in the world. The centres adds new installations all the time.  There is so much for the children to learn and the parents tend to learn a lot also ! You can use your museum card to get in for free too !

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Cool Japan

01/05/2019 - 07/02/2020
Tropenmuseum, Linnaeusstraat 2
Amsterdam, 1092 CK
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Cool Japan Amsterdam

Japanese art and fashions are famous the world over. Manga, the cutesy artwork of many cartoons and the numerous famous Japanese films that achieve success internationally (especially the hour genre) are universally appreciated. This exhibition is an update of a its previous iteration that took place in Leiden. Be prepared to allow your eyes to enter the realm of the senses !

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Van Gogh Dreams

May 1 - July 13
Van Gogh Museum, Museumplein 6
Amsterdam, 1071 DJ
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Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

This addition (requires extra tickets, see link below) to the permanent exhibition, gives the visitor more insight into his creatures adventure in Arles in the South of France. While Paris must have opened his eyes, it took a heavy toll on his health. The South of France with its sunny weather improved his general outlook and allowed him to pursue his dream of creating new forms of light in his art. In Vincent's letters to Theo, we understand that it…

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Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Van Gogh Museum, Museumplein 6
Amsterdam, 1071 DJ
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Van Gogh Museum amsterdam

The Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam....Oh Vincent, what have you done ? Well, I think if he was here now he would be more that pleased with the uplifting effect his art has on millions of people across the world. He would probably say to Theo, his brother, "See, I told you so!" It is possible to visit The Van Gogh Museum many times in the years as there is a great rotation of themed add-on exhibitions based around the life…

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The Rijksmuseum

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Rijksmuseum, Museumstraat 1
Amsterdam, 1071 XX
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Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

Wow, what a museum ! this really is the King of museums. A huge collection of art and objects from Dutch history. first opened in The Hague in 1800, it soon moved to Amsterdam in 1808. It now has a huge collection of over 1 million art objects and only a small proportion of those, around 8,000 is on display at any one time. The biggest art museum in the country, it also gets the most visitors with over 2.5…

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Hermitage Amsterdam Museum

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Hermitage Amsterdam, Amstel 51
Amsterdam, 1018 EJ
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Hermitage Amsterdam

The Hermitage Amsterdam. This wonderful museum is an international branch museum of the Hermitage in St Petersburg, Russia. In the past, this building a retirement home for elderly men and women. In 2009 it opened as a museum. It generally hosts 2 very important themed collections on a 6 monthly timeline. A wonderful addition to Amsterdam's art offerings.

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Tropenmuseum Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Tropenmuseum, Linnaeusstraat 2
Amsterdam, 1092 CK
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Tropenmuseum Amsterdam

A fabulous museum and a good excuse to get away from the throngs of tourists on the Museumplein. It has 8 exhibitions running at any one time, so there is sure to be something for everyone, especially the kids. These generally, but not exclusively include modern art, traditional visual arts and photography. A lot of the exhibitions are featured around different tropical cultures around the world. Check the website link to see what is currently on and what is coming…

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Anne Frank House Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Anne Frank House, Prinsengracht 263-267
Amsterdam, 1016 GV
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Anne Frank House amsterdam

The Anne Frank House Amsterdam - One of the most visited museums in the world and rightly so ! This little piece of living history teaches many about the need to fight persecution, fascism and hate. In the late 1950's the whole area was nearly given over to developers. Thankfully the creation of the Anne Frank Foundation prevented that. Not so long ago a visit to the secret annexe east many long hours of queue due to the sheer numbers…

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Amsterdam City Museum

01/05/2019 - 06/06/2020
Amsterdam Museum, Kalverstraat 92
Amsterdam, 1012 PH
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Amsterdam Museum

Just under 100 years ago this museum was located in the Waag on Nieuwemarkt. In the mid 1970's it moved to its current location right in the heart of the city. It is always worth a visit to getting a better understanding of the stages that the city went through over the centuries to become what it is today. Lots of great displays and all the family will enjoy this museum.

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Albertcuyp Market

01/05/2019 - 25/06/2020
Albert Cuyp Market, Albert Cuypstraat
Amsterdam, 1073 BD
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Albert Cuyp Market Amsterdam

The big Market in Amsterdam and one of the biggest street market in Europe. Here you can literally find anything you need from dog collars to flowers and from delicious fish to fine fabrics. It is a great place to wander around and shop or just to soak up the atmosphere. The nice smells and the hustle bustle of daily Amsterdam life. then you can spend time wandering around the lovely Pijp area and see all that has to offer…

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Noordekerk Market

01/05/2019 - 06/07/2021
Noordermarkt, Noordermarkt
Amsterdam, 1015 NA
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Noordemarkt amsterdam

Noordekerk Market is fabulous. Very soon this great market will celebrate its 400th birthday and its still going strong. On Saturdays there is a huge food market. Not only food though as you can find flowers and pretty much everything you need at the market. There is also a BIO market with lots of fine foods. Interspersed with all the food is clothing, trinkets, antiques and lots more. On the Monday morning market it is more about the objects -…

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Dappermarkt in the East side of Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 26/06/2022
Dappermarkt, Dapperstraat
Amsterdam, 1093 BS
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Dappermarkt Amsterdam

The Dappermarkt is to be discovered and loved. It is a real mix of everything you can imagine or need. From a range of foods to bike wheels to fabrics of all kinds. It certainly has a more oriental and African feeling about it, especially in terms of the fantastic foods on offer. Renowned too for its keener prices than some of the other markets in Amsterdam. Monday to Saturday 9AM to 5PM

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Waterlooplein Flea Market Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 06/05/2023
Waterlooplein Flea Market, Waterlooplein 2
Amsterdam, 1011 NZ
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Waterlooplein market Amsterdam

Waterlooplein flea market can go from to ordinary to the very quirky. It is easy to visit as so close to the centre and well worth a couple of hours walking around. It really does have that flea market feel about it. Yes, there are the bike sellers and you can get a bargain it you need some wheels, but it is the people that lay out all manner of old stuff that makes this interesting. You can find old…

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FOAM Photography Museum Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 05/05/2023
FOAM Photography Museum, Keizersgracht 609
Amsterdam, 1017 DS
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FOAM amsterdam

FOAM Amsterdam is a great place to visit. It has some brilliant exhibitions that also leave a good mix of the permanent and the temporary. therefore, there is always a god reason to drop in. There have been many famous displays from Richard Avedon to Cartier-Bresson to Helmut Newton.  FOAM also works hard to bring the work of young and lesser-known artists to the fore. You don't need to be a photo bug to enjoy the FOAM, there's always something…

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Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder – Our Lord in the Attic

01/05/2019 - 03/12/2021
Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder – Our Lord in the Attic, Oudezijds Voorburgwal 38
Amsterdam, 1012 GD
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Our Lord in the Attic Amsterdam

Our Lord in the Attic - Millions of visitors to Amsterdam walk straight past this museum every year. What a shame, as it is one of the most amazing places to visit in the city ! If you enter, you will take a step back in time to a perfectly preserved house from the Dutch Golden age. You will see the rooms they lived in and the way they lived. Keep heading up the inside of the house and you…

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The House of Bols Experience

01/05/2019 - 04/07/2025
House of Bos Experience, Paulus Potterstraat 14
Amsterdam, 1017 CZ
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House of Bols Amsterdam

The House of Bols experience Amsterdam. Do you often have guests staying with you and need to entertain them with something new in Amsterdam ? Then this is perfect for your over 18's. Here you learn all about the history of the House of Bols, the drinks the flavours, the techniques used to make all their drinks. It is a lovely and interesting museum experience. Then you go to the wonderful bar area and the expert cocktail makers there will…

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Rembrandthuis Amsterdam where he lived

01/05/2019 - 31/07/2023
Rembrandthuis Amsterdam

Everyone has heard of Rembrandt right ? Why ? Because he was a master painter. Woefully under-appreciated during his lifetime, he was later much loved and even more so nowadays. This fabulous museum gives you the chance to visit the house where he lived for 20 years in central Amsterdam. It has been fully refurbished to be exactly like it would have been at the time Rembrandt lived there. that way,  you can put your self in his place and…

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Van Loon House Amsterdam

01/05/2019 - 11/05/2023
Van Loon House Amsterdam

This is a real piece of Dutch history, so do not miss it. This beautiful home of the Van Loon family is a joy to see. The interiors are fabulous and the gardens are just exquisite. Willem Van Loon is also famous for being a founder of the Dutch East India-Company which set the stage for a long period Amsterdam being the centre of the world for the 17th century. The Museum is open 10 AM to 5 PM every…

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