8 mentions in What are the 3 best museums in Amsterdam?
Andrew P. said, "...Aside from the Anne Frank House which is a deeply moving experience (care is needed to avoid too much of a crowd) I'd recommend one of two canal houses that have been preserved in their original state from Amsterdam's Golden Age and each..." See More
Gina C. said, "...life ended, I found it to be very affecting and not a happy-go-lucky experience. Very much worth your time, though. The Anne Frank House is of course also very moving and should be seen. The trouble for me is that, at least during..." See More
Tiffany W. said, "...also both very close to each other. I didn't get tickets ahead of time for either. I didn't get to the Anne Frank House, but my daughter went and loved it and friends have raved about it. That might be another one..." See More
Sabine v. said, "...other art. And if you want to see Van Gogh, they also have some Van Gogh paintings in the Rijksmuseum. The Anne Frank House is also really impressive, but there are indeed huge lines!..." See More
Robert S. said, "...place to go. Like everybody else says also the Van Gogh Museum is great. For me I did not enjoy the Anne Frank House but that is mostly because you are kind of being pushed through the small house. It is too crowded..." See More
Tim W. said, "...In addition to Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Anne Frank House- I would say Museum Hermitage Amsterdam you can see art you would otherwise have to go to St. Petersburg to see, as well as the newly renovated Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam..." See More
Spencer S. said, "...cool, but of all the museums I went to in Amsterdam, it wasn't my favorite. My favorite historical museum was the Anne Frank House, largely in part because I was obsessed with World War II history as a young lad, and her..." See More
Janelle K. said, "... Anne Frank House and the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam are the obvious choices for good reason. The Anne Frank house is very small and can be a bit stressful if you're claustrophobic, but if you get there right when it opens or you go at..." See More
Sabine v. said, "...is the World Press Photo exhibition in the de nieuwe kerk (the new church). I go to this exhibition every year! Anne Frank House is kind of a must, but there are always long queues! So do set your priorities if you just..." See More
Tiffany W. said, "...see the progession of his style. Both museums can be done in a day if you'd like. The third is the Anne Frank House. It's not an art museum, but is an important and very well done museum that tells Anne's story...." See More
Jacey & Scott M. said, "...second (and third) the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, especially since it is newely reopened after being closed for around 10 years to update/remodel/restore. Anne Frank House is also a must do, it is just such a sobering experience...." See More
Jim G. said, "... Anne Frank House but get there early in the morning so you don't have to wait in a two hour line. Also need to hit up the Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Hope this helps!..." See More
Tim W. said, "...of my preference - everyone will have their own): 1) Rijksmuseum Amsterdam 2) Van Gogh Museum 3) Museum Hermitage Amsterdam 4) Anne Frank House To be honest with only two days, you don't want to spend the whole time in museums. I honestly..." See More
Robert S. said, "...think i need to say what you will find here, do i ;)? A lot of people speak highly of the Anne Frank House. But be aware it will be very busy during the day and because it is a very small..." See More
5 mentions in Sight-seeing in Amsterdam?
Lo M. said, "...on which two days of the week you are travelling: weekends are obviously worse in terms of queues. I would avoid Anne Frank House this time ... the queue is just unbearable. With only two days, just stroll around Amsterdam and pick just..." See More
Jo D. said, "...- although buying a ticket in advance for this didn't seem to make much difference with queuing! I'll definitely check out Anne Frank House and Van Gogh Museum on my next visit. Thanks again..." See More
Bente J. said, "...I agree with most resonses here. The Van Gogh Museum is one of my favorites, it is really quite marvelous. The Anne Frank House is in my opinion something you should visit at some point but maybe with only two days in the..." See More
Jon L. said, "...You should be able to bypass the line for the Anne Frank House by purchasing your ticket online. In general, go early but remember that the entire city is sort of like a museum. You don't need to go to all the museums..." See More
4 mentions in On my own for a day or two in Amsterdam...
Paul S. said, "...and see many of the historical areas. The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam is essential if you are into art in any way. The Anne Frank House is a poignant reminder of the past. In March, the tulip fields will be in full bloom. If you're..." See More
Eline v. said, "...I would recommend the Anne Frank House, it is one of our most interesting museums. Take a look at www.iamsterdam.com (you can set the language to english if you'd like) Go to De Dam and feed the birds, walk to the Singel..." See More
Wanda d. said, "...Linda, great that your going to Amsterdam! There are lots of things to see there! A must-do is I think the Anne Frank House, but there's always a very long queue. I advice you to buy tickets in advance through the internet..." See More
Jacqui T. said, "...and dutch foods. Try Indrapura on Rembrandtplein. - One or more of the 50+ museums! Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House are a few of the top ones. - For an authentic beer tasting experience, catch the 22 bus from..." See More
3 mentions in few hours on transit... what to see?
Janelle K. said, "...the Rijksmuseum. It's huge and you need at least half a day to do it justice. A smaller museum such as Anne Frank House or Van Gogh Museum or a 2-3 hour canal boat or bike tour might be a better choice. Yellow..." See More
Lorraine M. said, "...cafes, street performers. Try Reijnders a typical Dutch brown cafe.Near there the Vondelpark is great to wander through with buskers, etc. Anne Frank House for a bit of history-note though, that till 3.30pm can only be admitted with pre-booked ticket. After that until..." See More
3 mentions in What to do in Amsterdram for two days?
Sabine v. said, "...see some fine Dutch art (Rembrandt, Vermeer, van Gogh etc.). You can spend a whole day here. I would also recommend Anne Frank House but buy tickets in advance, otherwise you spend at least one hour in line. Walk around de Jordaanarea, which..." See More
Lauren F. said, "...to make a reservation for Gartine. (eggs from Singel below) If you haven't been before you have to go to the Anne Frank House, such a moving place to see, just make sure to reserve your tickets online ahead of time. The..." See More
Tiffany W. said, "...and pesto cheese. If you want to do something touristy, go see the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, and the Anne Frank House. If you want to truly be a local, rent a bike, but DO keep close attention to bike..." See More
3 mentions in Must-go-to restaurants & things to do over one weekend?!
Charlotte K. said, "...First of all you could visit the great musea: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and Anne Frank House. Nice restaurants will be REM Eiland, Ku Kitchen & Bar and Lion Noir. And hire a little boat to take a..." See More
Tanya K. said, "...very touristic area's. Everything there is crappy and well overprized. Off course you'll have to see the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, visit the Anne Frank House and during your stay: Rent a bike, it's the easiest way to go from A to B and it's..." See More
3 mentions in Must-see things and restaurants in Amsterdam?
Pamela R. said, "...Three days is plenty of time in Amsterdam. You will be able to ride a bike, see the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House and Wynand Fockink or House of Bols, the Cocktail & Genever Experience for the gin experience. You should check..." See More
Vince A. said, "...who are dangerous and reckless and won't stop for anyone. A boat tour of the canals is a must. Forget the Anne Frank House and the long lines. Dress warm; it was and will be COLDDDDDD!!!!!! Enjoy......." See More
Sean K. said, "...was by the Van Gogh Museum. I'd never seen his work before (other than photos). Now, I'll never forget it. The Anne Frank House is quite moving, too. However, the line can be long, unless you reserved entry on line. All that being..." See More
Denise D. said, "...do in Amsterdam. Overall, I feel it's a very walkable city- check out the red and green light districts, visit the Anne Frank House, walk the neighborhoods & definitely visit the Bloemenmarkt...." See More
2 mentions in What are the 5 things I can't miss in Amsterdam?
Sabine v. said, "...and see in Amsterdam, but be sure to not only do the tourist stuff! Sure it is good to see the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum and Red Light District, but also just rent a bike, leave your map in your..." See More
Virginia C. said, "...Visit Anne Frank House and the next-door Westerkerk (West Church) where you should climb the tower; take the ferry to Amsterdam Noord, and visit the Filmmuseum (Eye Cinema/Museum) and its café with views on the IJ. The Westerpark and its converted buildings are..." See More
2 mentions in Must Sees in Amsterdam?
Sabine v. said, "...and see in Amsterdam, but be sure to not only do the tourist stuff! Sure it is good to see the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum and red light district, but also just rent a bike, leave your map in your..." See More
Jeff K. said, "...they're super friendly. Also, the public transportation is pretty easy to use if you want to save money. My recommendations are Anne Frank House and the Van Gogh Museum which are near by each other. The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (which has a lot of..." See More
2 mentions in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days
Renate F. said, "...Brussels and catch the Thalys to Amsterdam. The priorities in Amsterdam would be the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the Van Gogh Museum, and Anne Frank House. (There are long lines at all of these so just be prepared.) Eat herring from a street vendor...." See More
stephanie w. said, "...not going to party or enjoy the legal activities that are offered or want a specific museum experience like the rijks, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, etc Amsterdam can be skipped. In Paris you have The Louvre and we loved the..." See More
Martina M. said, "...easily spend a day here so i would choose one. Either VGM or Rijks. Lunch: Maybe at Head over to the Anne Frank House: rent bikes first day, super sweet to get around that way. Else just take the tram. Always a..." See More
Wessel K. said, "...for they are very touristic. You can spend some time on the Albert Cuypmarkt and surrounding district (called De Pijp). The Anne Frank House is worth the visit, but prepare for a serious queue. Try to be there as early as possible. After..." See More
2 mentions in Amsterdam or Brussels/Brugge?
Sabine v. said, "...Visit Amsterdam for sure! It has everything you are looking for. Great museums Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Jewish Historical Museum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and lots more. I think the Rijksmuseum is a MUST see if you are just..." See More
Karla M. said, "...city from another perspective. Go to the Van Gogh Museum (behind the museum is the i AmSterdam sign), go to the Anne Frank House, Red Light District for sure, go to the famous The Bulldog Coffeeshop Leidseplein, the area of Jordaan is..." See More
2 mentions in Are 4 days enough to visit Amsterdam?
Rok C. said, "...it depends what you want to do. If you only want to hit the touristic places ( Anne Frank House, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum,...) you can do that in 4 days. the best would be to just buy a 2 or..." See More
Micha v. said, "...depends on what you want to do. For sight seeing 4 days is definitely enough.. Try visiting Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and the Anne Frank House. If possible I would suggest you to do some sight seeing by bike! :-)..." See More
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Ted J. said, "...experience some of the surrounding areas. Beyond all the normal activities and attractions you likely already have on your itinerary - Anne Frank House, Canal Tour Amsterdam Cruise, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, and shopping the Nine Little Streets, there is plenty..." See More
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1 mention in Wheelchair accessible attractions?
Bente J. said, "...I'd say most attractions themselves are accessible for wheelchairs. Anne Frank House is unfortunately an exception. The Van Gogh Museum is one of my favorite museums in Amsterdam and is completely wheelchair accessible. And of course the recently renovated Rijksmuseum Amsterdam is a..." See More
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