Destination guide

Travel to theatrical Museum Quarter

Come and experience Museum Quarter and its museums, theatre scene and art galleries. Well known for its cycling, architecture and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Stedelijk Museum, Van Gogh Museum and Concertgebouw are a few of the top cultural sights. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Museum Quarter

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Museum Quarter a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • NDSM Werf (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Vinkeveense Plassen (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Museum Quarter

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Museum Quarter is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hortus Botanicus (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Artis (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Vondelpark (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sarphatipark (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Rembrandt Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Museum Quarter

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Museum Quarter?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 561 holiday lettings near Museum Quarter. From 66 Houses to 396 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Museum Quarter is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Museum Quarter?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Museum Quarter:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 593 holiday homes
  • Oud West: 313 holiday homes
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 633 holiday homes
  • Westerpark: 431 holiday homes
  • Jordaan: 449 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Museum Quarter?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Museum Quarter. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Concertgebouw: 2,439 holiday lettings
  • Van Gogh Museum: 2,442 holiday lettings
  • Stedelijk Museum: 2,442 holiday lettings
  • Diamond Museum Amsterdam: 2,445 holiday lettings
  • Museum Square: 2,440 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Museum Quarter listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Museum Quarter?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 66 Houses in Museum Quarter. Our other popular types of Museum Quarter holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 396 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 410 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 45 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Museum Quarter?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Museum Quarter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.