New Market Square (Nieuwmarkt)
New Market Square (Nieuwmarkt)
New Market Square (Nieuwmarkt)

New Market Square (Nieuwmarkt) Tours and Tickets

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In the heart of Amsterdam, New Market Square (Nieuwmarkt) is a bustling central square that’s long been a popular hangout spot. It once served as a market (hence its name), though also saw some of the darker moments of European history: in World War II the Nazis used it as an assembly point for Jews who were being sent to concentration camps.

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All-Inclusive Amsterdam Canal Cruise by Captain Jack

All-Inclusive Amsterdam Canal Cruise by Captain Jack

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Cruising the canals of Amsterdam is a must for first-time visitors to the city. This family-friendly cruise provides a personalized experience with a small boat and a maximum of 20 passengers on-board. Get to know each other as you sip drinks, tuck into snacks, and enjoy entertaining commentary. Enjoy amazing views from the open boat and cruise around the UNESCO-listed canal ring, spotting landmarks including the Rijksmuseum and the Anne Frank House, and hearing fun facts and stories about Amsterdam.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$43.23
1 hour Luxury Canal Cruise in Amsterdam (Best Day Cruise Worldwide)

1 hour Luxury Canal Cruise in Amsterdam (Best Day Cruise Worldwide)

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Get a front-row peek at top sights in Amsterdam from the comfort of an electric-powered boat during this luxury canal cruise. Settle into a spacious open-air deck with cushioned seats and blankets, heated on chilly days. Listen to stories and commentary from a live guide as you glide past attractions like Leiden Square, the Statue of Anne Frank, and Rembrandt House.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.27
Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour

Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour

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Start your journey with the best introduction to Amsterdam. A unique vision of the city which has a unique style of combining history with pure entertainment. This 2.5-hour* walking tour covers the main sights of the inner city. On this tour, you’ll hear the stories you’d never hear otherwise. With an expert guide, you’ll experience the history of this city, from its start as a muddy village on the River Amstel, to how it became the most important trading city in Europe. From the wild history of prostitution and drug decriminalization to the tragedy of Anne Frank’s story and Nazi occupation, the aim is to give you a perfect introduction to this city. After the tour, you’ll have all the time you want to explore further with fellow travelers. Whether you visit one of Amsterdam’s famous museums or check out the cafés and bars of the Jordaan District, this tour will help you get your bearings in this often confusing city and allow you to make the most out of your stay here.
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  • 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.70
All Inclusive Amsterdam Evening Cruise by Captain Jack

All Inclusive Amsterdam Evening Cruise by Captain Jack

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Amsterdam by night is magical, with the street lights and gables reflected in the dark waters of the canal. Feel the romance on this classic canal cruise, in an open boat with a quiet (and sustainable) electric engine, plus an onboard bar. You’ll see sights from Jordaan to the Houseboat Museum, Amstel and the Westerkerk, and make memories that will last a lifetime.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$43.23
Amsterdam Anne Frank and Jewish Quarter Walking Tour

Amsterdam Anne Frank and Jewish Quarter Walking Tour

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Immerse in the world of Jewish Amsterdam during World War II on this small-group walking tour with a local guide. Exploring in a group no larger than 15, see sights from a still-operational synagogue to the Auschwitz Monument to the spots where Jewish people were sent to their fate—and learn about Anne Frank's story, her family, and how her diary became one of the bestselling books of all time.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$31.92
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Private Amsterdam introduction walking tour (TOP RATED)

Private Amsterdam introduction walking tour (TOP RATED)

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A private walking tour is the perfect way to get an introduction Amsterdam and a personalized experience for your small group. Orient yourself to its center as you are transported through its history. Your guide leads you through Old Town, the Red Light District and the Jordaan neighborhood. An excellent start to your visit, you leave wanting to know more.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$41.66
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Amsterdam Red Light District Group Walking Tour

Amsterdam Red Light District Group Walking Tour

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Amsterdam’s Red Light District may be one of the most popular places to go in the city, but there’s plenty more to the historic area of De Wallen than red lights and coffee shops. This walking tour gives you the chance to dig a little deeper into the history and culture of the picture-postcard Canal City while exploring some of the sights, including Oude Kerk, Weeping Tower, and Nieuwmarkt.
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  • 4 hours 27 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$43.77
US$52.74
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Amsterdam Red Light Walking Tour in English or German

Amsterdam Red Light Walking Tour in English or German

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Discover the Red Light District, Amsterdam’s most notorious neighborhood. A professional, German speaking guide shows you around this fascinating area of Amsterdam. Explore hidden places most tourists don’t get to see and learn the history of prostitution work, the quirky shows of the sex theaters, and the history of the neighborhood.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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US$27.59
Amsterdam Highlights and History Walking Tour

Amsterdam Highlights and History Walking Tour

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Join us on a captivating history walking tour of Amsterdam where you'll discover fascinating sights such as the Old Church, China Town, crooked houses, and the narrowest street in the city. Your knowledgeable guide will take you through the winding streets and alleyways of the inner city, sharing intriguing stories about its past and present. Learn about Amsterdam's origins as a small fishing village and its rise to become a thriving hub of trade and commerce. Along the way, your guide will also reveal interesting anecdotes about Dutch culture and history. At the final stop you can explore the floating flower market and purchase unique flower-related souvenirs. Don't miss out on this unforgettable journey through Amsterdam's rich and diverse past with an expert guide by your side.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$26.51
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Amsterdam Walking Tour and Cruise with Drinks and Cheese Tasting

Amsterdam Walking Tour and Cruise with Drinks and Cheese Tasting

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Discover how Amsterdam earned the moniker "Amsterdam of the North" on this small-group combination tour. Starting with a walking tour through the city center, you'll see the most important landmarks and discover the history of the city through your guide's stories. Afterward, you'll explore its waterways on an open-boat canal cruise.
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  • 3 hours 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$47.50
Anne Frank Walking Tour in English or German

Anne Frank Walking Tour in English or German

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Experience a 2-hour walking tour of Amsterdam's Jewish Quarter accompanied by passages from Anne Frank's diary. Immerse yourself in the moving history of Jews in Amsterdam on an informative tour with a German or English speaking passionate guide. Pass the Portuguese Synagogue and see stumbling blocks, the gate of the old plague cemetery and monuments reminiscent of the brave resistance in the Third Reich. Also discover how the Jewish community lives in multicultural Amsterdam today. Explore the Jewish Quarter of the Dutch capital on this tour and enjoy an unforgettable experience. Note: The Anne Frank House is not visited on this tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$27.59
Amsterdam: Jewish Quarter Walking Tour (TOP RATED)

Amsterdam: Jewish Quarter Walking Tour (TOP RATED)

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Discover one of the darkest chapters of Amsterdam’s history with this Jewish Quarter walking tour. Combining visits to some of Amsterdam’s most important memorials with an in-depth history lesson about Nazi occupation, WWII, and the Holocaust, this small-group tour offers insight into the resilience of Amsterdam’s Jewish community. You’ll also learn about Anne Frank and her diary, before ending the tour outside the Anne Frank house museum (entry not included).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.84
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Amsterdam's Red Light District: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Amsterdam's Red Light District: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Amsterdam banned guided tours of its notorious Red Light District on 1 January 2020. But you can still learn the ins and outs of this fascinating area by downloading this great audio guide, which uses your phone’s GPS but works even when you’re offline. Learn about historic churches, flood defences, and Amsterdam history, and the role that legalized sex work has played in this tolerant city.
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  • 35 minutes
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US$6.99
Small-Group: Culture & History Walking Tour of Amsterdam

Small-Group: Culture & History Walking Tour of Amsterdam

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This small-group walking tour of Amsterdam’s historic center skips the guidebooks and massive bus excursions, instead exploring the city more like a local. With your guide leading the way, you’ll learn all about the city’s canals, bridges, medieval architecture, and more—you’ll even cover spots only known to locals. At the end of your journey, you’ll see Amsterdam in fresh dimension, the “Venice of the North” coming alive.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$37.33
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Amsterdam: Red Light & Coffeeshops Private Tour - 5 Stars

Amsterdam: Red Light & Coffeeshops Private Tour - 5 Stars

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Get ready for an eye-opening journey through Amsterdam's infamous Red Light District! You'll dive into the city's coffee shop culture and the history of prostitution in the area. Start by exploring the old sailor hood of Zeedijk Street, then hit up the vibrant Chinatown with its Buddhist Temple, Ape pub, and the Waag. Don't miss the Old Church, the heart of the district, where you can stroll down the narrowest street, check out the first coffeeshop, and spot indoor prostitution spots and cool smartshops. Walk the famous red-lit streets and uncover why prostitution is legal and how the name "coffeeshop" came about. It's a wild ride!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$32.35
Treasure Hunt Tour: The Mystery of a Secret Sender in Amsterdam

Treasure Hunt Tour: The Mystery of a Secret Sender in Amsterdam

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Rather than taking a traditional tour, see the highlights of Amsterdam in a different way on a scavenger hunt-style tour that combine elements of a walking tour, escape room, and treasure hunt. This self-guided tour means you can explore the city at your own pace, using a provided backpack that contains everything you’ll need to solve the clues.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$27.05
Treasures of Amsterdam: Coffeeshops & Red Light District Private Tour

Treasures of Amsterdam: Coffeeshops & Red Light District Private Tour

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Discover the stories and secrets of Amsterdam’s most notorious neighborhood on a private tour of the Red Light District. Break away from the curious tourist throngs as a savvy local guide ushers you through hedonistic alleyways and past bars and cafes. Learn the history behind the city’s famously permissive culture and explore hidden spots beyond the glowing red lights and windows.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$82.24
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Amsterdam Historical City Walk plus local Tasting

Amsterdam Historical City Walk plus local Tasting

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Combine Amsterdam’s rich history with its cuisine on a history-focused walking tour that includes local tastings. Exploring on foot lets you avoid traffic jams and focus your attention on the finer details, while the short duration of this tour is ideal if you’re pressed for time.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$27.05
Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour with Typical Dutch Pancake

Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour with Typical Dutch Pancake

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Discover the best of Amsterdam, all in a single tour—and follow up your excursions with a classically Dutch meal—on this immersive, small-group walking tour. Meet your guide in central Amsterdam and set off on foot: you can look forward to spotting city highlights like Dam Square and the Bloemenmarkt, glimpsing the Red Light District and Chinatown, exploring the Amsterdam Museum and more, all before enjoying a Dutch pancake for lunch.
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  • 2 hours 10 minutes
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US$45.34
Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffeeshop Walking Tour

Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffeeshop Walking Tour

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Amsterdam’s Red Light District isn’t just notorious for its coffee shops and red light windows: it’s the city’s old medieval center. Get to know the ins and outs of this fascinating area on this small-group tour with a guide that includes stops at iconic coffee shops. You’ll see city gates, old churches, a historic market, Rembrandt’s former home, and more, with a stop at a traditional genever distillery.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$79.50
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Amsterdam's Red Light District: Outdoor Escape Game

Amsterdam's Red Light District: Outdoor Escape Game

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Leave behind the touristy walking tours and go on a scavenger hunt across historic Amsterdam. Simply using the app on your phone, solve the clues to navigate the city—directions provided—from Old Town and Rembrandt House to Oude Kerk, Amsterdam Canals, the Red Light District, and more. Discover the lesser-known stories of this incredible city while exploring at your own pace, no WiFi required.
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  • 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$9.73
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Amsterdam Winter Wonder Walk City Tour

Amsterdam Winter Wonder Walk City Tour

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The best way to get around Amsterdam is on foot, but don’t let the cold weather put you off. This 2-hour winter walking tour shows off the city at its most atmospheric, — admire the glittering illuminations of the Amsterdam Light Festival, see landmarks such as the Royal Palace, the Munttoren, and the Flower Market dusted with snow, then warm up with hot chocolate and stroopwafels (included).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$35.17
Private Amsterdam Hidden History Walking Tour

Private Amsterdam Hidden History Walking Tour

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Instead of touring Amsterdam in a bumbling group, hit the city’s streets with a local. You’ll start at Nieuwmarkt/In de Waag, one of the city’s former gates, traveling back hundreds of years. You’ll then move across time, passing the Red Light District, Amsterdam’s first coffee shop, the Royal Palace Amsterdam, and more. When you’re finished exploring, grab a free gift and a drink, compliments of your guide.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.97
Private City Kickstart Tour: Amsterdam

Private City Kickstart Tour: Amsterdam

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Kickstart your visit to Amsterdam on this private sightseeing tour of the city’s hotspots, culture, and can’t-miss attractions. Stroll through some of the most interesting areas, like Dam Square and the Red Light District, while a friendly guide shares insight and tips on the best places to shop, dine and explore like a local.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$83.32
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