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The best 6 ideas for school trips in Amsterdam

Monika Ebner, Head of Operations & Client Service im Portrait
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Monika Ebner
Hotel expert at tripmakery.com

Organising a school trip to Amsterdam can be a challenge as the variety of options can be overwhelming. We have put together the best ideas for an unforgettable school trip in this fascinating city, this selection offers something for everyone. Below we present 6 excursion destinations for school trips in Amsterdam.

Note: The selection was made according to our experts' own criteria and experience and does NOT contain paid advertising!


  • 1. Rijksmuseum

    Explore the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam's jewel of museums. Home to over 8,000 exhibits, it offers a fascinating journey through 800 years of Dutch art and history. Immerse yourself in stunning paintings by Rembrandt, Vermeer, and other masters. Ideal for students to delve into the confluence of art, history, and culture. The museum's grand architecture itself is a piece of art, providing ample learning opportunities.

    CategoryMuseum
    Opening times9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    AddressMuseumstraat 1, 1071 XX Amsterdam
    Arrival byTram 2 or 12 to 'Rijksmuseum' stop
    Websitehttps://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en
    Suggested accommodations
    The Manor Amsterdam ($100.00 - $150.00 / night)
    Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Centre ($100.00 - $150.00 / night)

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  • 2. Vondelpark

    Discover the Vondelpark, Amsterdam's green heart. This expansive park is a fantastic place for students to connect with nature and learn about local flora. With picturesque ponds, meadows, and pathways, Vondelpark is ideal for educational walks and recreational activities. Experience outdoor Dutch culture and participate in special events. A perfect spot to see the city from a different angle and to take a break from the urban hustle.

    CategoryPark
    Opening timesOpen 24 hours
    AddressVondelpark, 1071 AA Amsterdam
    Arrival byVarious tram and bus lines
    Suggested accommodations
    Mercure Hotel Amsterdam City ($50.00 - $75.00 / night)
    NH Amsterdam Zuid ($50.00 - $75.00 / night)
    WestCord City Centre Amsterdam ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)

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  • 3. Vondelpark

    Discover the Vondelpark, Amsterdam's green heart. This expansive park is a fantastic place for students to connect with nature and learn about local flora. With picturesque ponds, meadows, and pathways, Vondelpark is ideal for educational walks and recreational activities. Experience outdoor Dutch culture and participate in special events. A perfect spot to see the city from a different angle and to take a break from the urban hustle.

    CategoryPark
    Opening timesOpen 24 hours
    AddressVondelpark, 1071 AA Amsterdam
    Arrival byVarious tram and bus lines
    Suggested accommodations
    Hotel Die Port van Cleve ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)
    Hyatt Regency Amsterdam ($100.00 - $150.00 / night)
    Crowne Plaza Amsterdam South ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)

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  • 4. Van Gogh Museum

    Explore the Van Gogh Museum, a tribute to one of the greatest artists of all time. This museum offers students the chance to discover the largest collection of Van Gogh's paintings, drawings, and letters in the world. Learn about the artist's fascinating story and understand the evolution of his unique style. The museum provides an inspiring learning experience that fosters creativity and art appreciation. A visit here is not only educational but a visual feast for the senses.

    CategoryMuseum
    Opening times9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    AddressMuseumplein 6, 1071 DJ Amsterdam
    Arrival byTram 2, 5, or 12 to 'Van Baerlestraat' stop
    Websitehttps://www.vangoghmuseum.nl/en
    Suggested accommodations
    INK Hotel Amsterdam - MGallery ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)
    Banks Mansion ($150.00 - $250.00 / night)

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  • 5. Science Center NEMO

    Explore Science Center NEMO, a universe of science and technology in the heart of Amsterdam. Here, students can learn through interactive exhibits and hands-on experiments. NEMO covers a wide range of topics from physics to biology to sustainable technology. The museum inspires young minds to uncover the mysteries of science and fosters a spirit of exploration. A visit to NEMO is not just educational but an exciting adventure for all ages.

    CategoryMuseum
    Opening times10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
    AddressOosterdok 2, 1011 VX Amsterdam
    Arrival byBus 22 or 48 to 'Kadijksplein' stop
    Websitehttps://www.nemosciencemuseum.nl/en/
    Suggested accommodations
    Dutchies Hostel ($10.00 - $25.00 / night)
    The Hoxton Amsterdam ($150.00 - $250.00 / night)
    Hotel ibis Amsterdam Centre Stopera ($100.00 - $150.00 / night)

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  • 6. Tropenmuseum

    Visit the Tropenmuseum, a fascinating window into other cultures. This ethnographic museum showcases art and objects from around the world, offering students a unique perspective on global cultures. Discover exhibitions that deal with themes of cultural diversity and social history. The Tropenmuseum is not just a place of learning but also inspiration, showcasing the diversity and vibrancy of our world. An ideal place for students to learn more about intercultural understanding and tolerance.

    CategoryMuseum
    Opening times10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    AddressLinnaeusstraat 2, 1092 CK Amsterdam
    Arrival byTram 9 or 14 to 'Tropenmuseum' stop
    Websitehttps://www.tropenmuseum.nl/en
    Suggested accommodations
    NH Collection Amsterdam Flower Market ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)
    Park Plaza Vondelpark ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)
    Sir Adam ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)

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