Culture & nightlife


Discover Amsterdam

Enjoy the most compact metropolis in the world. Amsterdam has a vibrant city centre and is easy accessible with countless hotels and an abundance of culture and history.

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Anne Frank House

Anne Frank House

Anne Frank was a teenage Jewish girl who kept a diary while her family was in hiding from the Nazis during World War II. Explore Anne Frank's hiding place. Wander around a labyrinth of hallways, stairs and little rooms. Inspect the furnished rooms and listen to the stories of those who hid there, and their helpers.



Canal Cruising

The history of Amsterdam is intimately connected with water. Its 165 canals were created over the centuries to stimulate trade and transport and reclaim land to expand the city. They continue define the city’s landscape and in 2010 Amsterdam's canal ring was recognised as a UNESCO world heritage site. Take a canal boat tour in Amsterdam. Besides providing a stunning backdrop to the city’s historical centre, floating down Amsterdam’s canals is one of the most memorable ways to discover the city.


nine streets

The Nine Streets

Located in the heart of the city's historic canal district, this area of nine narrow streets called the Negen Straatjes was constructed during the 17th century. The Nine Streets are dotted with great restaurants, cafés, art galleries, jewellers, boutiques and vintage stores. With an exceptional array of styles, trends and prices, this area is truly a shopper’s paradise. You can find The Negen Straatjes in the middle of the Unesco World Heritage Canal belt just a minute behind the Palace on Dam Square.




The Rijksmuseum is one of Amsterdam’s grandest museums. Designed by renowned Dutch architect P.J.H. Cuypers, construction of the monumental building began in 1876 and it finally opened in 1885 as the largest museum in the Netherlands.




Sunbathing on the beach, a craft beer on the terrace, a meal in the restaurant or a game of table soccer; it’s all possible at Strandzuid. For that real summer holiday vibe, you can just stay near the RAI. Strandzuid is only 1 minute away.


van gogh museum

Van Gogh Museum

Experience the legacy of Van Gogh in Amsterdam For both locals and far-travelling visitors, the Van Gogh Museum is a unique and inspirational experience. Discover his instantly recognisable impressionist works, such as his landscapes, self-portraits and still lifes like his work Sunflowers.


Amsterdam Restaurants

Restaurants in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is known for its many well-known and varied restaurants. Metro 52 brings you within a few minutes at the heart of Amsterdam where you have an extensive choice of many restaurants and bars. But there are also restaurants within walking distance of the RAI, which often have an outside terrace. Relax and enjoy the end of your day here.