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Museumplein

Plaza and Park
Museumkwartier, Amsterdam
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  • Ter A.
    "Walk towards the Rijksmuseum and enjoy the beautiful garden."(7 Tips)
    Pelin D.
    "Amsterdam sign, parc and beautiful view and rijksmuseum"(9 Tips)
    DHR.com
    "world-class museums such as Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum."(5 Tips)
    Naomi B.
    "You'll find an Iamsterdam sign on display here."(4 Tips)
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  • Stephanie K.
    Stephanie Klein3 weeks ago
    long exposure shots at night
  • iSteve™
    iSteve™May 24
    Ajax ❤️ #champions
  • Jamie B.
    Jamie BoydJanuary 30
    Excellent area, full of pretty streets and museums etc
  • Edwulf
    EdwulfJanuary 23
    On the south corner there is a supermarket. Grab some cheese, smoked sausages and wine, there a quick meal while you enjoy a blue sky and rest your feet
  • Paul V.
    Paul VerhulstJanuary 13
    Nice to iceskate in the winter
  • Maurice C.
    Culturally Amsterdam
  • Sebastien G.
    Sebastien GirelNovember 13, 2016
    Many museum to visit from there (modern art, Van Gogh, Rijsk museum)
  • Pelin D.
    Pelin DuraOctober 6, 2016
    Amsterdam sign, parc and beautiful view and rijksmuseum
  • Dazia P.
    Dazia PinedaSeptember 19, 2016
    Walking to the Iamsterdam thing or the Van Gogh museum and other museums.
  • Daisarie D.
    Daisarie DelaySeptember 10, 2016
    Great spot to hangout on a sunny day and take photos, do cartwheels, have a picnic,visit museums. van Gogh and Banksy exhibits are nearby. One of my favorite locations in Amsterdam! 👌🏽🙂
  • Emily B.
    Emily BasileAugust 28, 2016
    Nice central location for several big museums and the tourist-friendly I Amsterdam sign. Most museums have free WiFi.
  • Tereza P.
    Tereza PeterováAugust 1, 2016
    Sometimes really overcrowded, but the place is amazing 😊
  • Dazu M.
    Dazu MuJuly 13, 2016
    Unforgettable 👍🏼
  • Chase
    ChaseJuly 11, 2016
    Beautiful park, great architecture. Prefer the Van Gogh museum
  • Ovgu C.
    Ovgu C. O.June 26, 2016
    Free wifi in the Museum shop👍
  • Alina N.
    Alina NetesovaMay 31, 2016
    Always pretty and interesting
  • Jolanda H.
    Jolanda HakvoortMay 28, 2016
    Nice for a picknick. Supermarket just around the corner.
  • Favian L.
    Favian LeonMay 26, 2016
    Nice to just sit on the beautiful lawn...of course on a beautiful day.
  • Tessa B.
    Tessa Bailey-LontMay 16, 2016
    Relaxing in this park on a sunny day is bliss
  • Milana G.
    Milana GerasimovaApril 30, 2016
    Very touristic place yet it's peaceful. World-class museums a few meters away from each other! Buy a museumkaart and enjoy hopping between them all day long. A pub, gifts shop and Albert hijn are near
  • Nikolas T.
    Nikolas TapiaApril 27, 2016
    One of the main squares in Amsterdam. You can find here the famous "Iamsterdam" sign. There are lots of tourists taking photos so be patient
  • Duncan H.
    Duncan HowsleyApril 13, 2016
    A great place to relax with a deli lunch from Renzo's Deli between museum visits.
  • LukaSH
    LukaSHApril 3, 2016
    Perfect place for a big rave party!
  • Amit G.
    Amit GaharwarApril 2, 2016
    All the museums at one place with beautiful gardens. I Amsterdam sign on display as well.
  • Pablo B.
    Pablo BorbónFebruary 27, 2016
    Nice place to get fresh air
  • Paul E.
    Paul EvansFebruary 14, 2016
    Nice outdoor space and good coffee
  • Christelle F.
    Christelle FossiDecember 30, 2015
    Central place near several museums.
  • AP d.
    AP du PlessisDecember 28, 2015
    Way too many people
  • Lennart v.
    Nice place. Bit crowded but fun to watch the tourists.
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinDecember 5, 2015
    Nice open space surrounded by beautiful architecture. Great place for people watching.
  • Adam N.
    Adam NowekNovember 17, 2015
    Spectacular square surrounded by some world-class museums. Forget that silly I amsterdam sign, though.
  • Xenia T.
    Xenia TemchenkoNovember 13, 2015
    Meeting point because of wifi availability)
  • pieter v.
    pieter vdhNovember 2, 2015
    Wonderful atmosphere, nice pond and great autumn leaves everywhere. Careful with the bicycle highway in the middle of the square
  • Aline B.
    Aline BrandãoOctober 25, 2015
    A nice place to sit and eat a hot dog after spending the morning inside the several museums that surround it.
  • Felipe S.
    Felipe SilveiraOctober 19, 2015
    Good for a relaxing walk
  • Andy ..
    Andy .October 15, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    It's not a square of museums. I measured each side. There are more than 4 sides! I went mad and ate a potato instead.
  • Chrysa M.
    Chrysa MichalopoulouOctober 6, 2015
    Nice place
  • Shaun W.
    Shaun WestonSeptember 30, 2015
    An open space that sometimes looks like a sunny meadow full of daisies, and sometimes like a shanty town full of criminals. Best of luck.
  • Guido T.
    Guido TrentadueSeptember 7, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Even if it's raining, take a look around one of the nicest parts of Amsterdam
  • André M.
    André MartinsSeptember 5, 2015
    Awesome place! Try on Sunday!
  • Ashley H.
    Ashley HoweSeptember 3, 2015
    Come early in the morning (7.30-8.30am) to have your picture taken at the Iamsterdam sign when there's nobody around.
  • Fil Z.
    Fil ZAugust 30, 2015
    one of the most touristy places in Amsterdam.. perfect to take photos.. visit nearby museums or just chill
  • Deniz D.
    Deniz D.August 15, 2015
    This is where you can take ultimate cliche "I ♥ Amsterdam" picture.
  • Brian P.
    Brian PagánAugust 9, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Try climbing the hill
  • azade b.
    azade badieeJuly 31, 2015
    It's beautiful during the evening. Crowded but worth a visit.
  • Kelly W.
    Kelly WongJuly 24, 2015
    Great architecture. I Amsterdam sign right in the back.
  • Ter A.
    Ter AmsJuly 21, 2015
    Been here 50+ times
    Have a seat in the middle of this open park and enjoy the scenery. Walk towards the Rijksmuseum and enjoy the beautiful garden. Have a sandwich near the pool and don´t forget to make lots of pictures!
  • Jake S.
    Jake SmithJuly 7, 2015
    You can buy advanced tickets to the Heineken Experience (just a few blocks away) at one of the museum store kiosks right in this square.
  • Amélie B.
    Amélie BeerensJune 26, 2015
    Must have when you visit A'dam!
  • Gonzo C.
    Gonzo CircusMay 13, 2015
    Looking for a concert tonight? Bryan Eubanks (US) will perform his composition 'Objekt I' at nearby momumental marble hall of Tetterode https://www.facebook.com/events/368598926677553/
  • Mohammad الفيلكاوي
    Must take picture with I am Amsterdam
  • Atakan D.
    Atakan DilayMay 4, 2015
    cool for sunny day
  • Aggelos T.
    Aggelos TsekApril 23, 2015
    cool for sunny days 👍🏻
  • i.am. a.
    i.am. a.m.e.April 20, 2015
    A must see in Amsterdam! Very pretty!
  • B K.
    B KMarch 31, 2015
    Taking photo with the iamsterdam sign, lying on the grass and having coffee... Very touristic and crowded but still peaceful.
  • Simon S.
    Simon SaintMarch 20, 2015
    Amazing park to people watch!
  • ilianna
    iliannaFebruary 22, 2015
    Too crowded at weekends. Go on another day
  • David I.
    David IwanowFebruary 22, 2015
    It can get really busy around the Iamsterdam sign but if you go early enough in the morning you can be in luck and get a photo without too many random tourists standing in your photo.
  • Natasha N.
    Natasha NikolicFebruary 16, 2015
    Absolutely beautiful, peaceful place
  • Jose L.
    Jose LopezFebruary 9, 2015
    One of the most iconic places of Amsterdam!! More than 3 museums in the area, plus the famous "I'm Amsterdam"
  • Katrina Z.
    Katrina ZaiJanuary 26, 2015
    One of my favorite areas of Ams. So pretty. Great for pictures!!
  • Naomi B.
    Naomi BruwerDecember 25, 2014
    Such an amazing plein! Love the food stalls around here. You'll find an Iamsterdam sign on display here.
  • George L.
    George LouloudisNovember 16, 2014
    The place to chill, have a snack or coffee and take a "must" tourist picture of yourself on the Amsterdam letters
  • Vitalii D.
    Vitalii DaOctober 24, 2014
    I LOVE the tunnel through national museum! Thanks Amsterdam citizens for this! Can cross it whole day by bike)
  • Thomas M.
    Thomas MeijerSeptember 26, 2014
    Tourists of Amsterdam! Here's where you can take your photos of the 'I amsterdam'. Also, there's a hidden Albert Heijn at the back, across the Stedelijk Museum! Buy some wine and lay down in the grass
  • Felipe M.
    Felipe Monteiro DiasSeptember 25, 2014
    A landmark of Amsterdam, take the picture in the famous phrase ... but do not be disappointed if you can not take the picture alone ... is impossible.
  • Foodie
    FoodieSeptember 20, 2014
    Try the Belgian waffles with Nutella sold right on the street at the Museumplein 😍 These are the best waffles ever 👌 absolutely divine and still make me crave for them😋 The warmest memory 🙏
  • Foodie
    FoodieSeptember 20, 2014
    Having spent the day bouncing from the masterpieces of Rembrandt and Vermeer in the Rijksmuseum to the sunflowers of Van Gogh, get yourself a rest by grabbing a Belgian waffle with Nutella and latte👌
  • Kubuś S.
    Kubuś Samo ZłoSeptember 17, 2014
    Nice landscape
  • Will B.
    Will BelfordSeptember 15, 2014
    Best plaza in Amsterdam. Around here, you'll find all the essentials, such as the Rijkmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Leidseplein and Vondelpark.
  • Angela Teresa R.
    Angela Teresa RispoliSeptember 14, 2014
    magnifica!
  • Jackson T.
    Jackson TsaiSeptember 8, 2014
    I amSterdam!
  • Jerry K.
    Jerry Kong A SamAugust 24, 2014
    A beautiful square with a view of Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum, Stedelijk Museum and Concertgebouw.
  • Zara K.
    Zara KhanAugust 16, 2014
    The hustle bustle and the surrounding museums, architecture and trees.
  • María d.
    María de los AngelesAugust 9, 2014
    I ❤️Amsterdam
  • Leann V.
    Leann VreemanMay 18, 2014
    Nice place to lay in the sun, not as busy as vondelpark!
  • Rasha F EGY ⛳️
    I loved Amsterdam specially here - cannot describe but it is the place to spend money & travel to :) to take full photo needs some of training but it is 1 of the best photos u ll keep - Enjoy 
  • iMechteld
    iMechteldMarch 13, 2014
    winter, spring, summer, fall... Museumplein rules all year long!
  • Mieke S.
    Mieke SiemonsFebruary 12, 2014
    Visit the Rijksmuseum Garden's. Beautiful Henri Moore statue on the city site.
  • Buket k.
    Buket karaJanuary 18, 2014
    ı viist my family 2007
  • Dux C.
    Dux CoelhoJanuary 5, 2014
    Beautiful place
  • Milan ♠ v.
    Every sunday frisbee Hangover pickup at 2:30pm everyone can join!
  • Schmidt R.
    Schmidt RobertNovember 18, 2013
    To get an around feeling of amsterdam you just have to visit museumplein. And while you are there just sit at one of the cafés nearby and have a coffee + a hot waffle. Hmmm heavenly delicious
  • Harrold v.
    Harrold van den NieuwboerSeptember 22, 2013
    Chillen !!!
  • Paul T.
    Paul TAugust 14, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Sunny, clean, & fun!
  • Ayman A.
    Ayman Al-AbdullahJune 1, 2013
    Take a picture with the I Am amsterdam sign. Have a picnic and go to the musems.
  • Cynthia D.
    Cynthia DrescherApril 4, 2013
    The Rijksmuseum line is probably ridiculously long, so this is where you can take the touristy snapshots you need for your Facebook bragging.
  • Bettina K.
    Bettina KastSeptember 1, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Come here for a weekend afternoon hangout
  • Fred W.
    Fred WilsonJune 26, 2012
    take a photograph by the i am amsterdam sign
  • DHR.com
    DHR.comJanuary 17, 2012
    This square is where you will experience wonderful works of art and remarkable events. Known as the Museum Square, this is home to the world-class museums such as Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum.
  • Rosa K.
    Rosa KoekiemonsterDecember 26, 2011
    Go iceskating in the winter
  • Spotted by Locals - city guides by locals
    Venture into one of its three neighboring museums! Read more
  • Ana C.
    Ana CarolineNovember 9, 2011
    I AMsterdam!!! <3
  • Amanda D.
    Amanda D.May 20, 2011
    Take a picture at the I AmSterdam sign!
  • Sven S.
    Sven ScholteDecember 8, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Come say hello to the people playing with a green frisbee!
  • ,
    ,August 2, 2010
    Nice square full of culture Read more
  • Leilani L.
    Leilani LaureanoMay 13, 2010
    Take a picture at the I AmSterdam sign!
  • Edgar L.
    Edgar LeijsJanuary 30, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Snowball fight!
  • drago d.
    drago dellaquaNovember 20, 2009
    Great place for making long exposure photos at night.
  • Rodo M.
    Rodo Maciel3 weeks ago
    Una explanada muy bonita rodeada de varios Museos, un área ideal para pasar el rato, caminar, relajarse en el parque, entres o no a los Museos, vale la pena la vuelta, hay cosas chidas que ver.
  • Roberto S.
    Praça dos museus... Onde encontra a escultura "I Amsterdam"... Bons trailers de comida, ao lado do VondelPark... E por sorte meu hotel ficava ao lado!
  • Alexey R.
    Alexey RazumovFebruary 14
    Три основных музея города располагаются на ней, футуристические ансамбли зданий отлично вписались в пейзаж.
  • Esra Y.
    Esra YcrFebruary 3
    Van Gogh, Rijksmuseum, Iamsterdam :)
  • Esra Y.
    Esra YcrFebruary 3
    Müzelerin olduğu alan .Ayrıca Iamsterdam yazısı burda .Bundan mutevellit her daim insan var buralarda .Yazının önündeki havuz yazın havuzdu, kışın buz pisti olmuş 😀
    Upvoted 1 week ago
  • Çağkan Y.
    Insanlarin maymun gibi foto. Cekildigi yerlerden
  • Olga K.
    Olga KuntsevychNovember 22, 2016
    Людно. Поставили каток
  • Louise d.
    Louise de PausSeptember 24, 2016
    Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum, Stedelijk museum
  • Çiğdem I.
    Çok raharlatıcı, o kadar müzeden sonra dinlenmek için daha iyi bir yer olamazdı.
  • Rapiszal R.
    Rapiszal RusliAugust 25, 2016
    dari jauh macam terapung je
  • Rapiszal R.
    Rapiszal RusliAugust 25, 2016
    tempat tarikan pelancong ni
  • Onur B.
    Onur BaştürkJuly 10, 2016
    Çoğu Avrupa kentinde olduğu gibi Amsterdam'da da birçok müzenin yan yana olduğu bir meydan. Van Gogh ve Rijksmuseum'u görmeyi ihmal etmeyin. Sabahtan akşama bir gününüzü bu müzelere ayırın.
  • Iryna
    IrynaJune 26, 2016
    Хорошо посидеть вдоль маленького искусственного озеоа на площади
  • Mortizia13
    Mortizia13May 14, 2016
    Els millors museus dins un parc on fer un pícnic quant hi ha solet
  • Oğuzhan E.
    Oğuzhan ErenApril 6, 2016
    i amsterdam yazısının önünde fotoğraf çekinmediyseniz buraya gelmiş sayılmıyosunuz :)
  • Merve S.
    Merve SoyluFebruary 23, 2016
    Van gogk muzesinin ve i amsterdam yazisinin bulundugu yerin adi :) buraya kadar gelmisken mutlaka ugrayin
  • Simay D.
    Simay DüzenliFebruary 23, 2016
    Amsterdam yazısı burada yer almaktadır. İnanılmaz kalabalıktır. Bu ismin açılımı müze meydanıdır. Rijksmuseum ve Van gogh müzesi burada yer alıyor.
  • mononucleo7779
    mononucleo7779December 21, 2015
    Gran ambiente familiar en época navideña.
  • Julien S.
    Julien SangayDecember 14, 2015
    La place dès musée la bien nommée, on y découvre les musée majeurs et une immense place .
  • Sonia S.
    Sonia SatoNovember 29, 2015
    Vários museus ! E são ótimos! Museo de Van Gogh , museu de design , museu da cidade são ótimos
  • Magali G.
    Magali GonçalvesNovember 21, 2015
    Se quiser tirar uma foto mais tranquila no "I Amsterdam", chegue bem cedo.
  • Jeff P.
    Jeff PonteNovember 8, 2015
    Praça bastante agradável!!!!
  • Merve D.
    Merve DumasNovember 1, 2015
    Ulaşmak rahat. Arka sokakları şahane.
  • Demet S.
    Demet Sergin AkaOctober 31, 2015
    Çok eglenceli
  • Ricardo M.
    Ricardo Montes BeobideOctober 13, 2015
    Varios museos en la misma explanada, desde mi punto de vista comparado con Madrid el precio de la entrada bastante cara, alrededor de €17
  • Margriet S.
    Stedelijk Museum, van Gogh Museum en Rijksmuseum
  • Nilay I.
    Nilay IslekSeptember 24, 2015
    Konaklamak icin güzel bir bölge
  • Denise J.
    Denise JozsefAugust 24, 2015
    A famosa praça onde você encontra o letreiro I Amsterdam. Não dá pra não ir né? Além disso, o Rijksmuseum e o museu Van Gogh também ficam em volta da praça. Visita obrigatória.
  • Maísa F.
    Maísa FrançaAugust 13, 2015
    O parque é ótimo pra dar uma pausa e aproveitar a grama verde e o climande preguiça
  • Олеся
    ОлесяAugust 2, 2015
    Отличное место для прогулок
  • Eda B.
    Eda BJuly 27, 2015
    I amsterdam ❤️
  • Felipe Z.
    Felipe ZavanJuly 11, 2015
    Bem agradável
  • Maria B.
    Maria BeliakovaJune 28, 2015
    Прекрасное место для прогулок
  • Débora L.
    Débora LouzadaMay 17, 2015
    Visitar o mercado aos terceiros domingo do mês.
  • Kalli x.
    Kalli xVxMarch 23, 2015
    Leider immer sehr sehr voll
  • Tuba B.
    Tuba Bacak(can)March 20, 2015
    Muhteşem bir yer yasaklarını olmadığı ama oto kontrolün tam olduğu bir yer bu arada hard rock cafe mutlaka gidilmesi gereken bir mekan gitmişken kırmızı fener sokagina uğramadan donmeyin;))
  • Natali B.
    Natali BrandsDecember 28, 2014
    Очень круто сейчас там! Открытый каток, где можно вдоволь покататься с видом на Рейхсмузеум, заводная музыка и вкуснейший глинтвейн.
  • Guille M.
    Guille MartínNovember 25, 2014
    Una plaza que como todo aquí en Amsterdam está limpio y da ganas de quedarse un buen rato mirando el movimiento de las personas que viven.
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