With this card, you get access to several different things. Among other things, free entry to Amsterdam’s premier museums and attractions, unlimited travel with public transportation, and much more.
What is included in the “Amsterdam City Card”?
With the “Amsterdam City Card” you get free admission to over 70 museums and attractions, including some of the city’s most iconic places such as Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Johan Cruijff Arena and Anne Frank House.
In addition, entry to lesser-known gems such as Rembrandt’s house, NEMO Science Museum (mainly for children), Amsterdam Dungeon and Amsterdam Museum is also included.
The card comes in 5 different variants: 24, 48, 72, 96 or 120 hours, so you can choose the one that best suits your plans and needs.
More info about the card here; a bit further down the page you can see all the activities you have access to with the card.
Unlimited travel with public transportation
During your chosen validity period for the card, you can enjoy unlimited travel with the city’s public transport, including buses, trams and subway. This means that you can easily and smoothly get around the city without worrying about buying separate tickets for each trip.
One free canal cruise
Amsterdam is known for its beautiful canals and with the “I Amsterdam City Card” you can enjoy a free canal cruise and see the city from the water.
Choose between different tours and discover the city’s charming bridges, historic buildings and picturesque houseboats.
Discounts at restaurants
In addition to giving you free entry to museums and attractions, the card also offers discounts at selected restaurants, cafes and souvenir shops.
This way you can enjoy the best of Amsterdam’s culinary scene and take home a memorable souvenir.
If you are over 18 years old, you can even get a free shot of genever at the pub “De Drie Fleschjes” (reservation required).
City walks and bike tours
To get an even better understanding of Amsterdam’s history and culture, the card also includes free access to various guided city walks and bike tours.
Explore the city’s charming streets, squares and canals together with a knowledgeable guide and learn more about its fascinating history.
Below are some of the most popular attractions that you can visit with your Amsterdam City Card:
- Rijksmuseum: This famous museum is home to many of the Netherlands’ greatest works of art, including Rembrandt’s “The Night Watch”. Here you can also explore an extensive collection of art, artifacts and historical objects from across the country.
- Van Gogh Museum: Experience the world’s largest collection of Vincent van Gogh’s works of art, including famous paintings such as “Sunflowers” and “Starry Night over the Rhone”. The museum also offers temporary exhibitions and events related to Van Gogh and his contemporaries.
- Anne Frank House: Visit the hideout where Anne Frank and her family hid from the Nazis during World War II. Here you can get an insight into their life and read excerpts from Anne’s famous diary.
- Heineken Experience: Explore the history and brewing process of one of the world’s most famous beer brands, Heineken. Take a guided tour through the brewery, learn about the ingredients and brewing process and taste some of their signature beers.
- NEMO Science Museum: This interactive science museum is perfect for both children and adults. Explore exhibits about technology, biology, physics and much more, participate in experiments and discover the wonders of science.
- Hortus Botanicus: One of the world’s oldest botanical gardens, Hortus Botanicus offers a peaceful oasis in the middle of the city’s hustle and bustle. Explore the beautiful gardens, greenhouses and rare plant collections, and enjoy a cup of tea in the garden café.
- ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo: Experience Amsterdam’s oldest and most famous zoo, with over 900 species of animals and a beautiful botanical garden. With your “I Amsterdam City Card” you get free entry to both the zoo and the adjoining planetarium.
Get the most out of your stay
Discover Amsterdam’s many attractions and cultural treasures. The card gives you access to a wide range of attractions and benefits, making it easy and convenient to explore and experience Amsterdam on your own terms.
Plan your trip carefully and take advantage of all the opportunities that the “Amsterdam City Card” offers to have an unforgettable experience in this fantastic city.
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