Things to Do in Amsterdam
March 2013

Plenty of things to do in Amsterdam! March comes mostly with nice spring days, the days are longer, the sun is out more, yet Amsterdam is not too over flooded with tourists. A perfect time to visit the city.

Of course we will show you here again the highlights of the city. Special events, festivals, exhibitions and more!

The place to be and don't miss out these special events while you are there.


TOP PICKS of Things to Do in Amsterdam
March 2013


Sunday Market

Fashion and vintage shopping!

Here you can discover beautiful, funny, crazy and modern stuff. Art, jewelry, clothes, ceramic and more. Brought to you by the designers themselves.

At the sunday market you can also taste food from all over the world. Fun and interesting, also for kids. Bring them too!

Sunday March 20

12.00 a.m. until 6.00 p.m.

Entree free

sunday market

Location: Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek

To get there: Tram 10 or Bus 21, exit van Hallstraat.




5 Days Off
Dance, Dance, Dance

This is a big dance event at the two biggest dance houses of Amsterdam: Paradiso and Melkweg.

House, techno, breakbeats and future funk.

From 6 to 10 March there are concerts of famous bands, singers and DJ's from all over the world.

5daysoff, dance amsterdam

Get your tickets now and dance the nights away.

More info: Program 5 days Off.




Tour and Lunch at the Concert Hall

Don't miss this unique opportunity! You will get a tour behind the stage of the world's most modern concert hall.

This event takes place in the Muziekgebouw (Concert Hall) on:

Sunday March 10

Lunch at 11.00 a.m. at Restaurant Zouthaven. Tour Concert Hall at 1.00 p.m. Start at the main hall.

tour Concert Hall Amsterdam

Make this visit into a special day by combining your lunch and tour with an afternoon concert at this famous, modern Concert Hall.

For more information and tickets: Concert Hall




Visit the Hermitage and learn about Peter the Great

2013 marks a year of celebrations between the Netherlands and Russia. Peter the Great was inspired especially by Amsterdam to transform his Russia into a modern country with his eyes on the west. He formed his Capital St. Petersburg and transformed major things in the old Russia. The Netherlands and Russia became trading partners.


Learn all about this interesting Tsar at the big exhibition about Peter the Great at the Hermitage Amsterdam.

Hermitage Amsterdam, March 2013

From March 9 until September 13, 2013

Open daily from 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Adults: 17,50 Euro, with the IAmsterdam Card : 2,50 Euro

Address: Amstel 51, Amsterdam

Take tram 9 or metro 51, 53 or 54 to Waterlooplein.




Amsterdam EXPO
Tutankhamun: his tomb and his treasures

Groundbreaking exhibition about the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun and all its treasures. Experience world history and learn all about Ancient Egypt by visiting this replica of the chambers found in the burial tomb.

Educational and very fascinating. A unique exhibition, don't miss!

Tickets:

Adults: 16,00 Euro

You can buy your tickets online and skip the line. Here: Expo website.

Amsterdam Expo , march 2013

This exhibition runs until May 5th

Open daily from 9.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Address: Gustav Mahlerlaan 24

The Expo is located next to the trainstation: Amsterdam Zuid. So easiest is to take a short train ride or you can take tram 5 from the Central Station and get out at Amstelveen, Binnenhof.




We hope you enjoyed our selection of things to do in Amsterdam March 2013. The events pages are going to be continued as the year goes on. We will keep you updated and show you the best concerts, exhibits and events. To make sure you don't miss our updates, you can follow Amsterdam-2-go by clicking on one of its social media buttons.