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Museumplein, Amsterdam
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The meeting point of three major city museums, Museumplein represents a haven for art lovers. This renovated square houses the Rijksmuseum, Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art, and the Van Gogh Museum, which are some of the city's most well-visited museums. Bring your kids to play at the square or visit during one of the year-round events and festivals. Walk through the quarter surrounding this square, considered by many to be the cultural center of the city. Stop into the area's high-end shops, local boutiques, chic cafes, and posh hotels. For Museumplein and beyond, use our Amsterdam family vacation planner to get the most from your Amsterdam vacation.
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  • My day from start to finish: 1. Bought a combination ticket at the Welcome Center in the entryway. Get maps to save time in the actual museums. 2. The weather was amazing so I took a 1/2 coffee break ...  more »
  • For Museum buffs this must be close to heaven, buteven if you're not into museums it's a vibrant, fantastic open space in the middle of the city. Everywhere you look there are awesome buildings surrou...  more »
  • For €15 you get access into the Jewish Museum, the Portuguese Synogogue, the holocaust museum and the monument. It can, as you might expect be a bit traumatic in the holocaust museum, but it is small ...  more »