Pure Market

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The Pure Markt (“Pure Market”) is an organic food market which is all about tasting, drinking and having a good time. It’s fit for both families and die hard foodies. The Pure Market special winter edition takes place on various dates in December. The Pure Market is a relatively new initiative, and usually takes place in the summer. It started in Amsterdam but expanded to the rest of the country Read more…

Amsterdam Dungeon

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The Amsterdam Dungeon presents Amsterdam history from a somewhat creepy perspective. This makes the museum unique, and terrifying to many. Picture yourself in an scary movie about 500 years of Amsterdam’s history. Take for example Rembrandt van Rijn painting a portrait of an autopsy! Book your ticket online here. The Amsterdam Dungeon offers tours of 80 minutes. The tour takes you past 11 different shows, each focused on a specific situation Read more…

Pixar Exhibition

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The Pixar Exhibition is to celebrate 25 years of the top animated movie company in the world. The movie studio, co-founded by the late great Steve Jobs, set a new standard with the classic Toy Story in 1995. How this movie came about, and everything that happened after is on display at this great exhibition. Pixar: 25 years of Animation offers more than 500 original artworks of the Californian movie Read more…

Dutch Theatre Festival

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The Dutch Theatre Festival is probably the most prominent among theatre events in The Netherlands. The festival showcases more than 20 of the very best Dutch and Belgian productions of the past year. Always carefully selected by both a authoritative jury panel and the audience. Various shows are surtitled in English, so there is no language barrier is you don’t speak Dutch. The locations of the Dutch Theatre Festival are Read more…

Madame Tussauds Amsterdam

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Madame Tussauds Amsterdam is one of only 15 locations where the famous wax museum is based. According to many, it is one of the best in the world too! It is located on Dam Square so you can’t miss it. Get tickets here. The wax statues of Madam Tussauds Amsterdam are so real that you will have a hard time distuingishing them from the real thing. You are allowed to Read more…

Uitmarkt Amsterdam

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The Uitmarkt Amsterdam (“Out market”) is one of the biggest festivals in Holland, attracting nearly half a million visitors in the weekend of 30 august until 1 september. Over 2000 artists from theatre to dance to music perform. Basically the area around Leidseplein and Museumplein changes into an open air theatre with performance everywhere. The large stage is located on Museumplein. View the total line up here. The large cultural buildings in Read more…