The old buildings and the restaurants make a wonderful sight for the tourists which can be best enjoyed by opting for the cruise.
No parking charges.
Unlimited boats for adventure.
Ticket price: none (however, a token amount is charged for the boat rides)
Time taken to see the place: depends upon the type of cruise chosen as per choice.
Normally a couple of hours are enough to have a quick visit of the canals.
Open time: 24x7 (except for the time when the canals remain closed for maintenance for a day or two every week)
Van Gogh Museum
- During the time of renovation, the paintings and other artefacts are taken to a nearby hall and showcased to the tourists. - Open time: 10 am. Except during the time of renovation and on certain holidays - Close time: 6 pm - Ticket price: €14 per adult and no entry charges for children below the age of 16 and for the Amsterdam Card holders. - Time taken to see the place: Considering the fact that this tourist attraction is one of the hugest in the world encompassed with creative wonders by legendary artists; it will take a few hours depending upon your interest level as well.
You can enjoy this place very much with caution.
Close time: none, however you should not roam alone after dark
Ticket price: no charges to enter the park and you can even enjoy free music concerts at the open air theatre there.
Time taken to see the place: you can explore the things within an hour or you can spend your whole day watching people and enjoying your time relaxing and in any way you want.
- This church houses the tombs of a few famous people and amongst them are, Madam Saskia van Uylenberg who was the wife of Rembrandt and the famous composer Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck - Open time: 10 am. All days of the week, except on Sundays (on that day, the church opens from 1 pm) Close time: 5 pm. - Ticket price: It will be €5 per head, €4 per couple and for students, card holders and children below 13 years of age, its free. For a guided tour, you have to pay €7 per person. - Time taken to see the place: a guided tour of the place starts off every 30 minutes and it takes about an hour to see the church and its most interesting corners.
Photography and filming are not allowed.
Security check is mandatory and you cannot take big bags with you.
Open time: 9 am. Open on all 7 days a week, since 13th April, 2013
Close time: 5 pm and the ticket counter closes at 4.30 pm
Ticket price: € 15 is the entry fee for the adults to the museum. No entry charges for tourists of 18 years and less.
Time taken to see the place: It depends upon your preference and choice.
If you want to explore every nook and corner of the museum, then you will need weeks. On the other hand, if you just want to go through the collection, then a few hours of time will be enough.
- The interesting fact about this place is that a lot of single women live here till date and the tourists are required to maintain silence as a gesture of respect to their lives of solitude. - Time taken to see the place: if you have a contemplative inclination, then you may take a whole day to see the place. Otherwise in general, an hour should be sufficient.
Anne Frank House
- The last admittance is 30 minutes before closing. - Tourists are not allowed to take photographs or films - Close time: 9 pm during the weekdays. Between 15th March to 14th September, on Saturdays, the building is open until 10 pm in the night. In the months of July and August, it is open until 10 pm in the night and from September 15th to 14th March 7 pm in the evening. - Ticket price: for people above 18 it is EUR 8.50, between 10 – 17 years old it is EUR 4 and below 10 years, admittance is free