Fun Things to Do While You’re in Town for TwitchCon Amsterdam

February 14, 2020

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Fun Things to Do While You’re in Town for TwitchCon Amsterdam

Amsterdam—probably not a place you associate with boredom! Regardless, if you’re arriving in town a few days early for TwitchCon, or staying a few extra days after, we’ve put together a list of fun things to do courtesy of some very helpful Twitch streamers and staff. 

Games

Museums & History

  • Experience a one-of-kind museum of fluorescent art, Electric Ladyland
  • Anne Frank Huis: Visit the house where Anne Frank lived during the war. Reservations required
  • Museumplein: Rijks, Moco, Van Gogh, Diamond, and Contemporary Art museums have some of the best art collections in the world
  • Moco Museum: Located inside an old Victorian
  • Kasteel de Haar: A well preserved medieval castle in Utrecht

Drinks

Outdoors & Sightseeing

  • Experience The Netherlands’ top sights in a 5D flight with This Is Holland
  • Get the best panoramic view of Amsterdam at the A’DAM Lookout. And if you’re a thrill seeker, take a ride 100 meters over the city on ‘Over The Edge”, the highest swing in Europe
  • Privateboattours.nl:  Book a classic wooden canal boat tour for an intimate tour of Amsterdam by canal. Suitable for 10-28 people
  • Vondelpark: A great park to ride bikes in or take a nice walk
  • Keukenhof Gardens: Famous tulip garden and one of the biggest national attractions in the spring
  • Zandvoort and Bloemendaal: Seaside towns, dunes, and wild areas nice for hiking. Beware: they’re going to be packed with F1 racing fans for the weekend
  • Weesp: A charming small town only 20 minutes from Amsterdam for those looking to escape the city

Various

  • Grab your friends and get ready for the thrill and adrenaline needed to try and escape from Locked Amsterdam, an escape room experience
  • Cuddle with cats on a canal at De Poezenboot. Admission is free

We can’t wait to see you all in Amsterdam! If you still need a ticket, get yours today before they’re gone!