Family Trip to

Family Trip to

Discover Amsterdam
with kids

It can be tricky to keep everyone entertained on a city break, can’t it? The kids often end up getting dragged around “boring” museums that the adults are interested in. If you want to mix things up a bit to keep the kids on board, here’s a handy list of child-approved options for you. Here’s to family fun and happy faces all round!


Zoo Amsterdam

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The interactive NEMO Science Museum is a hands-on world of discovery designed for children. Sadly, we haven’t had a chance to check it out yet...

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Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds is ideal for teenagers and fans of the Marvel universe. Selfie time and plenty of fun for all the family!

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The Tropenmuseum is a museum all about world cultures that the whole family will enjoy exploring. Get involved with all the interactive exhibitions!

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Maritime Museum

If you hadn’t already realised that the Netherlands is a seafaring nation, you will after a visit to this museum. The highlight is the replica Dutch East Indiaman ship outside.

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Muiderslot Castle

This medieval castle has beautifully restored chambers inside and stunning gardens outside. You almost expect to see a brave knight rescuing a damsel in distress!

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canal cruise

A relaxing boat trip on Amsterdam’s canals is bound to be a hit with the whole family – little ones included! Just enjoy the air that blows around your nose!

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An art gallery? Yes! Trust us – the kids will love hunting for ships, insects in still life paintings, other children and more!

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Hello green, green grass! Whether they want to run around, play, eat ice cream or tuck into a picnic, this is the perfect place for kids to be wild and free!

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Zaanse Schans

Go back in time and explore windmills, traditional craftsmanship and gorgeous greenery. The whole family will thank you!

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