King’s Day is a public holiday in Holland. Many locals have a day off, most of shopping centers and supermarkets are closed. What about Amsterdam’s museums and attractions?
The next King’s Day will be celebrated on Friday, 27 April 2018.
Some museums, especially the small ones, are closed on King’s Day. However here is a pretty extensive list of Amsterdam’s museums and attractions with are open on King’s Day:
The Van Gogh Museum. Open from 9:00 to 19:00. Prior time slot reservation is highly recommended. Make a reservation >>
The Rijksmuseum is open from 9:00 to 17:00. Book tickets to the Rijksmuseum >>
Moco museum of modern art with Banksy exhibition is open on King’s Day from 11:00 till 17:00. Book tickets >>
The Stedelijk museum of modern art is open on King’s Day from 10:00 to 18:00. Book tickets online >>
Micropia museum is open from 09:00 to 20:00. Buy tickets to Micropia >>
The Heineken Experience is open on 27 April from 10:00 to 21:30 (last admission at 19:00). Book tickets >>
Madame Tussauds Museum is open on King’s Day from 10:00 to 16:30 (last admission at 15:00). Book tickets >>
The Amsterdam Dungeon is open from 11:00 t0 15:00. Book tickets online >>
Red Light Secrets museum of prostitution is open from 11:00 to 24:00. Book tickets >>
ARTIS Royal Zoo is open every day from 9:00 to 17:00. Book tickets >>
The Anne Frank house is open from 10:00 to 22:00. Online booking is required >>
A’DAM Lookout observation desk is open from 10:00 to 21:00. Buy tickets to A’DAM Lookout >>
Amsterdam canal cruise operated by Lovers sails on April 27 (King’s Day) until 14:00. If you want to sail like a local we recommend you to join King’s Day special cruise with unlimited drinks and music on the boat (departs every 15 minutes between 10:00 and 18:00). Prior reservation is required >>
The Keunenhof gardens are open on Kings day from 08:00 to 19:30. Book tickets or tickets with transfer from Amsterdam online >>
Have a nice King’s Day in Amsterdam!