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National Heritage Day in Amsterdam

National Heritage Day in Amsterdam

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The National Heritage Days in Amsterdam is an annual two-day event on the second week of Septmeber when all the major monuments, museums, art galleries are opened to public access free of charge. In 2013 the Heritaga Days events are held on 14 and 15 September.


European Heritage day in hague

European Heritage day in hague

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Every second weekend of September - thousands of historical buildings and sites  are open to the public free of charge. Besides opening their doors, many locations also organise on-site activities like exhibitions, music and guided tours, as well as open doors to the sites normally closed to public. Detailed program is published in mid August - check the website.


Open Monuments day in Amsterdam

Open Monuments day in Amsterdam

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Every second weekend of September - thousands of historical buildings and sites  are open to the public free of charge. Besides opening their doors, many locations also organise on-site activities like exhibitions, music and guided tours, as well as open doors to the sites normally closed to public. Detailed program is published in mid August - check the website.


17th Century Carillons in Amsterdam

17th Century Carillons in Amsterdam

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Four  17th century carillons in Amsterdam give weekly concerts including both classical and modern music. The Westertoren (West Tower) on Tuesdays 12.00-13.00, the Zuidertoren (Southern Tower) on Thursdays 12.00-13.00, the Munttoren on Fridays12.00-13.00 and the Oude Kerkstoren (Old Church Tower) on Saturdays 16.00-17.00. This timetable gives you a good chance to listen and enjoy carillon music at least once.


Queen's Day in Netherlands

Queen's Day in Netherlands

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30 April - birthday of the Queen, is widely celebrated in the Netherlands and particularly in Amsterdam. If you don't like large gatherings, then this is a date to avoid. And on contrary - if you want to experience a true Dutch atmosphere - jump into the crowd and have a joy.


Vondelpark in Amsterdam

Vondelpark in Amsterdam

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Vondelpark is the ideal place to rest after a visit to the Museum Quarter: at a walking distance from the Van Gogh and the Stedelijk Museums, it is the largest green area in the city. During summer time - June, July and August, free concerts and shows at the open-air theater entertain both adults and children. For detailed program check here.


Free Lunchtime Concerts in Muziektheater in Amsterdam

Free Lunchtime Concerts in Muziektheater in Amsterdam

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Every Tuesday lunchtime, 12.30 to 13.00  a free concert is performed in the foyer of the Amsterdam Music Theatre. The performers are members of the Dutch Philharmonic Orchestra, the Chorus of De Nederlandse Opera or Opera Studio Nederland; the programme on offer is varied and always of a high standard.


Free Lunchtime Concerts in Concertgebouw in Amsterdam

Free Lunchtime Concerts in Concertgebouw in Amsterdam

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Concergebouw - Amsterdam Philarmonics, from September to June invites for free lunch time concerts every Wednesday at 12:30. Chech the program here.