Two children using buttons to do a science experiment at Nemo Amsterdam. Amsterdam for Kids

Amsterdam for Kids

While on first look Amsterdam might not seem like the ultimate destination for children, it actually has a lot to offer for the younger members of your family. Children will be amazed by Amsterdam and there are many family-friendly attractions and museums that will entertain the youngsters and make visiting Amsterdam with kids tons of fun.

Family-friendly attractions and museums

A visit to the zoo is always a good idea with kids. Luckily Amsterdam has a great one. Right in the centre of the city, you can find ARTIS Royal Zoo. ARTIS is the oldest zoo in the Netherlands and it’s a unique place where you can find 700 different animal species. But it’s also a place filled with nature with 200 tree and plant types.

When you visit Amsterdam with kids a great tip is also BODY WORLDS. This fascinating and educational journey through the human body will appeal to everybody with an interest in our biology. See how muscles work and take an up-close look at the heart and lungs.

Is your kid a real football lover? Then it would be a great experience to pay a visit to the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, which is the home ground of Ajax and the largest football stadium in the Netherlands! Go on the Johan Cruijff ArenA Stadium Tour and get a look behind the scenes.

But there is more…

If your children are interested in sciences and experiments, a visit to the NEMO Science Museum is a really good choice. This interactive museum educates children and adults about the wonders of science in the most fun way possible.

A visit to Madame Tussauds should also be on your itinerary when visiting Amsterdam with kids. Of course, you can find the wax figures of famous stars like Brad Pitt and Michael Jackson here, but also more modern figures like Justin Bieber, Princess Fiona and Marvel’s Avengers can be found in Madame Tussauds.

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About Tours & Tickets

Tours & Tickets, situated in the very heart of Amsterdam, has over 35 years of experience as a flexible incoming tour operator. We are specialized in offering excursions in The Netherlands and Belgium. And we offer various tickets for museums, attractions and all kinds of canal cruises. We also offer an exclusive range of combination deals.