Welcome to our weekly Amsterdam guide! Let’s look at what the Dutch capital has to offer!

NEMO Summer Roof with Jeanne Rouwendaal

29 June / NEMO

Great news – the roof of NEMO Science Museum is now open daily until 21:00! Moreover, every Thursday from 17:30 to 21:00, visitors can enjoy live music performed by musicians from the Conservatorium. This week, NEMO invited Jeanne Rouwendaal, one of the winners of De Grote Prijs van Nederland 2014. The roof of NEMO is free to visit and open to everyone.

Photo by DigiDaan

New Market

30 June / Nieuwmarkt

The new deli and lifestyle market on the Nieuwmarkt takes place every last Friday of the month. Stop by to buy groceries for the week, try the delicious street food and treat yourself to a piece of freshly baked cake. The entrance is free. Visit the New Market FB page for more information.

Verknipt Festival

1 July / Riekerhaven

Source: Verknipt Festival

Verknipt is an Amsterdam-based party organization focusing on electronic music: from deep house to techno and everything in between. Verknipt throws several amazing parties throughout the year, and next on the agenda is Verknipt Festival followed by an official afterparty.


1-2 July / Erasmuspark

This weekend, the Erasmuspark will be filled with fun activities presented by WESTwaARTS, a family-friendly festival by Podium Mozaïek. Expect theater performances, workshops for children, dance, music and lots of tasty food and drinks. The entry is free.

Rooftop Hot Tub Session at Volkshotel Amsterdam

2 July / Volkshotel

Imagine yourself sitting in an open-air hot tub, with a drink in your hand, listening to live music and staring at beautiful views of Amsterdam. Sounds good, doesn’t it? And what is even more surprising – the event is free. All you need to do is to come early enough to get a spot! By the way, this week Volkshotel celebrates its 3rd birthday. You are very welcome to join on July 1st!

Source: Volkshotel Badplaats FB Event

Sunday Market

2 June / Westergasfabriek

Held on the first Sunday of every month at Amsterdam’s lively Westergasfabriek, the Sunday Market is the place to be on Sunday afternoon. Offering a chance to shop for art, fashion, design and food at the same time, this beloved market brings together all foodies, rummagers and art lovers of the Dutch capital. The entrance is free.

More in Amsterdam and Around

  • World Press Photo at the Nieuwe Kerk
  • ARTZUID Sculpture Route
  • Rhythm & Roots at the Tropenmuseum
  • Rembrandt and Jan Six the Rembrandt House
  • Chris Beekman, De Stijl Defector at the Stedelijk
  • Sarah van Sonsbeeck at the Oude Kerk
  • Martin Scorsese Exhibition at EYE
  • ARTIS ZOOmeravonden in Artis Zoo

  • Seems like that’s all for this week! Did you like our Amsterdam guide? Stay with us for more, we promise to create a similar one every week!