The Rijksmuseum is the largest museum within the Netherlands and it was built in 1876, based on a design made by the architect P.J.H. Cuypers.
Amsterdam top tip
Day of shopping
A day of shopping in Amsterdam starts in the famous Kalverstraat, de Nieuwendijk and the PC Hooftstraat. Wander through the small streets between the historical canals or round the neighbourhood Spiegelkwartier.
Every summer the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre , located in the charming Vondelpark in Amsterdam is the perfect spot for beautiful concerts and performances by Dutch established and upcoming artists. The theatre is in the open air, freely accessible and 75% of the performances is language no problem! Voluntary donations are appreciated.