What to visit when in Amsterdam East

Do you wonder what to visit in the East part of Amsterdam? In this article we have prepared a list with best places to attend in this part of Amsterdam.

The Oosterpark

Oosterpark is a green oasis of the Eastern part of Amsterdam. Being the first big public park created by the municipality in Amsterdam, it is a place for relaxing, doing sports and for having a picnic on sunny days. Here you can find a nature playground for children and a skate park. There are also often fun events and festivals in Oosterpark such as Amsterdam roots or Follow the beat festivals. In this park you can also find several cafes to enjoy your meal. For the best cafes and restaurants in Amsterdam East check out our article. 

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The Tropenmuseum

The Tropenmuseum is a museum about world cultures, housed in one of the most impressive museum buildings in the Netherlands. It is located next to the Oosterpark and dates from 1926. In this museum amazing objects from all over the world can be found, presented both in an extensive permanent exhibition and regularly changing exhibitions. These objects will tell you about universal themes such as mourning, celebrating, decorating, praying or fighting. For children this museum offers Junior section where the objects are moving and can be touched. Book your tickets now! 
You can also enter this museum with the Amsterdam City Card

The Dapperbuurt

The Dapperbuurt is the heart of the cultural diversity of Amsterdam East. This This former working-class district has a rich architectural history dating back to the 19th century. The highlight of this area, the Dappermarkt, is recognized by Ntaional Geographic Traveler as one of the top ten best shopping streets in the world. This market is known as the most affordable and multicultural market of Amsterdam. Here you can taste countless exotic products and admire all kinds of textiles. If you would like to visit another remarkable area of Amsterdam East, Ijburg island, take a look at our article

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Our hotel is located in Amsterdam city, just 5 minutes from the metro station, which makes it perfect for reaching main tourist places. For the inspiration on what to visit in different parts of Amsterdam check out our articles below.