A visit to the Red Light District in Amsterdam is high on most people’s lists when they’re exploring the Dutch capital. The district is known for its windows illuminated by red light behind which prostitutes try to sell sex. But there is much more to do. The neighbourhood is an iconic landmark submerged in history. You’ll find museums, bars, theatres, restaurants and attractions in this famous district in Amsterdam.
Things to do in Amsterdam Red Light District
A fun way to explore the Amsterdam Red Light District is during a visit to Red Light Secrets. It is the world’s first museum of prostitution. Here you’ll get a chance to feel what it’s like to sit behind the famous windows and get a look inside the life of a working girl.
Next to the Red Light Secrets museum, there is also an Erotic Museum which is a place where you can have fun learning all about the history of erotica and see a huge collection of erotic objects, photographs, and posters.
If you’re looking for some action, you can go to the Casa Rosso Erotic Theatre. Casa Rosso is the oldest erotic theatre in the Netherlands and a famous attraction in the Red Light District. The theatre offers a varied program of acrobatic live sex performances, stripteases, SM shows and much more.
Discover this historic neighbourhood
Stroll around in the Red Light District and discover the history and current situation in the neighbourhood. The area is one of the oldest in Amsterdam. Enjoy the beautiful 17th-century architecture, narrows canals and old bridges. Visit a museum and let your hair down at night. We will be your guide to the neighbourhood!