Melkweg

Lijnbaansgracht 234A (Leidseplein), 1017 PH Amsterdam, Netherlands
Hours:
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 7:00 PM–Midnight
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Fri
    • 7:00 PM–3:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 6:00 PM–3:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
Credit Cards:
No
Wi-Fi:
Yes

The Melkweg is one of the most well-known cultural centres within and outside the Netherlands, and is unique because of a programme that unites five artistic disciplines under one roof: music, dance/theatre, film, photography and media art.

9.3/10

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  • MTV

    De Melkweg – or Milky Way – has a long reputation as a live venue and will never let you down. A must-see on your night out in Amsterdam!

    MTV · November 6, 2013
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  • citizenM

    Offers a program that unites five artisctic disciplines under one roof: dance/theatre, film, photography, and media art.

    citizenM · May 23, 2011
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  • Spotted by Locals - city guides by locals

    Visit the free photography art gallery (entrance Marnixstraat side!) Read more

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  • Johan S.

    Always good live performance's! Read more

    Johan Schaap · December 16, 2009
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  • GJ K.

    Don't talk during gigs, it's bloody annoying!

    GJ Kooijman · November 3, 2012
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  • Ramón v.

    The Oude Zaal is the best concert hall in Amsterdam!

    Ramón van Geytenbeek · October 22, 2010
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  • Jeroen vd B.

    There's bound to be a good concert or some cool event @ Melkweg!

    Jeroen vd Broek · August 5, 2009
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  • Tineke T.

    Friday May 31st at Melkweg: Lovebirds Amsterdam, featuring DJ's D-Rok (NL) & Simbad (UK) with a warm mix of soul, funk, hiphop, jazz, boogie, disco and house. Read more

    Tineke Timmerman · May 24, 2013
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  • Frodo W.

    Watch a movie on the top floor; usually quiet and a good selection

    Frodo Willemsen · September 24, 2010
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  • Michel d.

    Go after the entrance to the right and go upstairs, you will find a nice little bar where you can have a nice chat.

    Michel de Meere · November 18, 2009
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  • arjanvangeel

    Great venue w/ lotsa cool bands visiting regularly. Having to pay for 'membership' is ridiculous and insulting, though.

    arjanvangeel · January 28, 2010
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  • Jordy L.

    Whether you're a rocker, hip-hopper or raver, there's always something to do here, for everyone's taste. Friendly and helpful staff and security. Coat check is quick and cheap.

    Jordy Licht · August 23, 2011
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  • Sarah D.

    super concerts Read more

    Sarah De Vos · September 6, 2010
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  • Felipe

    Is not my favourite venue in Amsterdam for a concert (the acoustic is pretty awful) but you can see great artist in here.

    Felipe · August 25, 2013
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  • I amsterdam

    Melkweg is more than a pop venue! Be sure to check out its theatre performances and photo exhibitions, or simply catch a movie.

    I amsterdam · May 10, 2011
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  • Ludvig R.

    Really nice venue, as already said always something great coming up of lots of different genres. Looking forward to a visit during upcoming ADE! Read more

    Ludvig Rudén · September 30, 2010
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  • Jurg v.

    Rocking with Mastodon tonight!

    Jurg van der Jagt · February 6, 2010
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  • Ruth K.

    The other legendary club in A'dam. The Milky way also has a theater and cinema.

    Ruth Koleva · August 25, 2011
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  • Bailandesa

    Free wifi!

    Bailandesa · July 2, 2011
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  • Esra K.

    Söhne Mannheims concert rocks

    Esra Kilic · March 12, 2011
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  • Mark K.

    Watch pennywise

    Mark Kramer · January 27, 2011
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  • Judith R.

    Free wifi! Get a membership when you order your ticket online.

    Judith Roosken · October 17, 2014
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  • Au3

    Great performance

    Au3 · October 4, 2014
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  • ozgeu ヅ

    Local people is here 😏

    ozgeu ヅ · September 21, 2014
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  • Maria B.

    The most boring place in Ansterdam, and if you want to smoke you can't go out with cocktail (strange rules for country where men piss in street and people can smoke marihuana legally)

    Maria Bakhtina · April 26, 2013
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  • Henry Jacques

    Fabo concerts! Read more

    Henry Jacques · June 13, 2011
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  • Suzanne J.

    live music in a pleasant environment

    Suzanne Jurka · March 12, 2011
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  • The Phantom Four &.

    Whenever there's a surfband attending De Melkweg, our friends over there ask us to come and play. Did 8 shows there and are planning the next one for spring 2011. We love this place!

    The Phantom Four & The Arguido · January 30, 2011
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  • Nick

    Busiest on Thur--Sat, but check the website to see what’s happening every night. Big-name bands sometimes play earlier in the week. Check out website at http://www.partyearth.com/amsterdam/melkweghttp

    Nick · July 14, 2010
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  • Rivelino R.

    Go to Melkweg, skip the support and check out Raul Midon Read more

    Rivelino Rigters · November 16, 2009
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  • Roland V.

    Them Crooked Vultures

    Roland Vegt · August 19, 2009
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  • Natasha N.

    Really cool place

    Natasha Nikolic · 2 weeks ago
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  • DutchScene

    Goede zaal met altijd een goede line-up! - S

    DutchScene · March 14, 2011
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  • Ernst-Jan P.

    Bezoek op een saaie avond de website en trakteer jezelf op concertkaartjes voor het komende half jaar

    Ernst-Jan Pfauth · October 7, 2011
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  • Amsterdams Uitburo

    Melkweg is niet alleen een poppodium er zijn ook fototentoonstellingen, dans, theater en film!

    Amsterdams Uitburo · August 10, 2011
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  • Olfertjan N.

    Prince rocks (of funcks maar dat klinkt niet)

    Olfertjan Niemeijer · July 24, 2011
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  • Kevin v.

    Gemengd zwemmen op de zaterdag.. Feest!!

    Kevin van Zonneveld · May 23, 2010
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  • Selin D.

    Su bedava olsun

    Selin Demirci · February 10, 2013
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  • Chiara S.

    50hurtz!! Elke 6 weken, moet je een keertje meegemaakt hebben!!

    Chiara Staal · September 7, 2012
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  • DutchScene

    Check de review van Whitechapel in de Melkweg! - S Read more

    DutchScene · April 23, 2011
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  • Partizan D.

    Garderobe personeel is fokking langzaam!!!!'

    Partizan DJ · April 3, 2011
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  • Joyce K.

    Naar mijn mening een van de betere plekken voor concerten. Niet al te duur en leuke artiesten :)

    Joyce Kok · May 8, 2012
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  • Tess S.

    50hurtz is een aanrader!

    Tess Sjollema · April 8, 2012
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  • Niels v.

    WTF! Moet je hier nu ook al betalen voor je jas/tas. Lidmaatschap, servicekosten is nog niet genoeg ckr..

    Niels van Seters · October 7, 2011
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  • Cineville

    Ook in de Melkweg onbeperkt naar de film met je Cinevillepas

    Cineville · August 25, 2011
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  • Vera

    Ze doen hier niet moeilijk over digitale tickets en scannen gewoon vanaf je telefoon.

    Vera · November 30, 2014
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  • Thomas

    Goede concerten, weinig sfeer.

    Thomas · August 24, 2014
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  • Jeffrey G.

    Goede muziek met klote visuals

    Jeffrey Goffings · October 19, 2012
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  • Marjolein S.

    Altijd relaxed, ik heb er met plezier 9 jaar gewerkt...... tot 1989:)

    Marjolein Soederhuizen · June 24, 2012
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  • Joost V.

    Melkweg? Neem een calcium tablet!

    Joost Verbiesen · March 18, 2012
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