Top 10 things to do in Amsterdam at night
There is something really special about Amsterdam when the sun goes down and there are so many things to discover that it’s sometimes hard to choose. In this blog, we’ll make it a little easier for you by giving our top 10 of things to do in Amsterdam at night.
1 Dinner Cruise
Start the night off right with a delicious Dinner Cruise from LOVERS canal cruises. Enter the boat and let yourself be treated to a 4-course dinner made by award-winning chef Frans Kelders. On the way, you’ll see the historic Amsterdam canals and many famous sights and sites on its banks. It is the perfect beginning of a night out for couples and groups.
2 Red Light Secrets
Red Light Secrets is the first museum of prostitution in the world. It is open till midnight and it makes for the perfect start of a night out in the Red Light District. Learn more about the life and history of the working girls in Amsterdam and experience what it is like to sit behind one of the windows yourself.
3 Amsterdam Icebar
Let’s get the party started at the Amsterdam Icebar! Literally, the coolest bar in the city will welcome you with a nice cocktail or beer before letting you into a room which has a temperature of -10 degrees. Warm up with a shot of flavored vodka and enjoy this ice cold experience.
4 Burger or Pizza Cruise
Hop on one of the boats from LOVERS canal cruises and feast on an Angus beef burger or a pizza. Included are unlimited free drinks! The best way to see the historic Amsterdam canals is in combination with good food. You’ll get that all on the burger or pizza cruise.
5 BODY WORLDS Amsterdam
BODY WORLDS Amsterdam is open till 21.00 h in the summer and that’s why it can also be considered a great nighttime attraction. Explore the inside of the human body and step on one of the new InBody machines to check out how balanced you are. Another great thing about visiting later in the evening? It won’t be busy!
6 BOOM Chicago
Go to a show as you’ve never seen before at BOOM Chicago. Their comedy shows deliver a fast-paced mix of writing and improvisation. The comedians take suggestions from the audience to make an improv show. You’ll find BOOM Chicago in the historic Rozentheater in the Jordaan. Take a seat and enjoy the show!
7 Ripley’s Believe it or Not
One of the attractions in Amsterdam that is open till late is Ripley’s Believe it or Not. Until 22.00 h you can enjoy the world’s most remarkable collection of oddities. Step into the World of Weird and see the rarest art compilation in the world.
8 Evening Cruise
In the spring and summer months, you can take a canal cruise until 22.00 h. Enjoy the sunset from the boat while cruising on the historic canals. The panoramic rooftop in the boat helps you see your surroundings as clear as possible.
9 Pub Crawl
Now it’s time for some real action with a good Pub Crawl. Go bar hopping with an international group and get entrance to six different venues in the Red Light District. Including welcome shots and other great extra’s. The professional guide will make sure this is a party to never forget.
10 Brown Café
You can’t leave Amsterdam without at least visiting one traditional Brown Café. It doesn’t really matter where you go to in Amsterdam, you’ll find them scattered everywhere. The moment you’ll step inside it feels like you’ve been transported back in time. Order yourself a beer or go really Dutch with a Kopstootje (Jenever with a beer). Cheers!