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Top park recommendations from locals

Park
“Similar to Central Park in New York City, with its expansive natural areas. Very beautiful park that is often filled with people on nice, sunny days. It is located in the Old South section of Amsterdam, a very affluent area.”
  • 1385 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Nice day out if the weather is ok. You need to reserve tickets online due to Covid19”
  • 522 locals recommend
Plaza
“the major museums are all located on this square, also the iconic I AMSTERDAM letters.”
  • 414 locals recommend
Park
“Nice park to walk around. Hotel Arena has a nice terras on the park side. At the far end there is also a terras at De Tropen which is nice.”
  • 353 locals recommend
Park
“Our next door park, with children playground, birds, climbing trees, water and public outdoors workout equipment (incl ping pong tables and jeux de boules lanes!)”
  • 342 locals recommend
Park
“Not just another parc! A parc with old buildings, good food and drinks. Perfect spot for a bbq (in the summer) or a stroll. This used to be an gas storage depot.”
  • 276 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful forest Amsterdamse Bos, it is only about 35min cycle away. Great for walks, there is also a lake in the middle where you can swim, and a goat farm!”
  • 269 locals recommend
Park
“smaller park, but with great little terrace called Terasmus and awesome pizzas at restaurant Buurman & Buurman. or pick up some dutch fries with mayonaise on the bridge on the Hoofdweg and enjoy them in the park”
  • 172 locals recommend
Park
“A nice parc to chill and picnic. It has a playground for kids, but also further down a small petting zoo. ”
  • 112 locals recommend
Lake
“Biggest indoor greenhouse in the country. Always one of the best activities, but feels a lot better to be here when it is raining :D ”
  • 153 locals recommend
Park
“ Rembrandtpark is a quiet open park, a great place to catch a quiet nap on the grass and just around the corner!”
  • 94 locals recommend
Plaza
“The Museum square has all the big museums around it: Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh and the Stedelijk. Also the IAmsterdam sign can be found here!”
  • 101 locals recommend
Park
“Behind the RAI centre. Not big but nice. for a walk or lying in the sun. On hot days there is a small pool voor children up to 5 years, gets really crowded on hot days but nice. ”
  • 78 locals recommend
Park
“From spring until autumn you can visit the Pure Market, only on the last Sunday of the month”
  • 74 locals recommend
Park
“A 30 minutes walk and you are in the Amstel Park. This park is a good option when you want to walk out of the city and enjoy some rest. Bring some food and drinks if the weather is good. The locals will enjoy the sun in the parks by lay down and relax. ”
  • 78 locals recommend
Plaza
“Artis is our ZOO. It's a great place to wander around and in summer they organise all kinds of events during the evenings (ZOOmer). ”
  • 37 locals recommend