How to Party in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is known as the party capital of the Netherlands for a reason. There is never a shortage of experiences to keep party lovers entertained. From nightclubs that have a well-deserved international acclaim to experiences that are inspiring and downright fun, let’s discover more on how to party in Amsterdam.

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Nightclubs in Amsterdam

It is only natural to start out with Amsterdam’s cool array of nightclubs that are distributed throughout the city.

As a nightlife lover, you will be pleased to know that Amsterdam nightclubs are open every day of the week with closing times ranging between 1.00 AM and 5.00 am depending on the club itself.

To get an updated picture of the activities of your chosen nightclub including their opening and closing times, visit their website for more information. To gain access to Amsterdam’s nightclubs, you need to avoid large groups especially men and you should dress well. The generally accepted age limit is 18 years. Some nightclubs, however, require its visitors to be not less than 21 years old. 

Most nightclubs will require entrance fees with the exception of a few that are free. However, you can make the visit worth your while by purchasing the Amsterdam Nightlife Ticket which grants you free access to some of the best nightclubs at just €10 for 2 days and €20 for 7 days.

Where to Party Amsterdam

To find the majority of the nightclubs, you have to travel to the city outskirts. If however, you are only a short distance away from the city center, then head out to Rembrandtplein and Leidseplen—two of the most popular party locations in Amsterdam. Some of the best nightclubs can be found here such as Club Escape and the Sugarfactory.

Get the best beer, cocktails and refreshing drinks at the best nightclubs Amsterdam has to offer. With the Amsterdam Nightlife Ticket, you can even get a free welcome shot at some of the participating nightclubs.