Amsterdam Noord is home to the Eye Film Institute, the museum with an architecture resembling that of a spaceship. However, there is much more to this Amsterdamian neighborhood than just that. Below is a compilation of the top 4 must-see tourist attractions in the district of Amsterdam city.
This museum is a popular tourist attraction situated adjacent to the River IJ. It screens some new releases, plays host to the screening of independent films and different genre, archives films, and hosts exhibits related to the art form. Its architecture can be seen from many points along the river in Amsterdam, especially the Buiksloterweg ferry. It also houses a restaurant and a café, with gorgeous waterfront views.
The A’DAM Toren
The top of this edifice in Amsterdam Noord has a lookout, a rooftop bar, and an over the edge swing. If you are scared of height, you can soak in panoramic views of the cityscapes from atop the A’DAM lookout. If you are an adventure junkie, do try the swing on its observation deck with the city under your feet. It will be an unforgettable experience, to say the least.
Café De Ceuvel
This riverside café, which is often frequented by natives and tourists, is also worth a visit when on a tour Amsterdam program. It sits on the site of a former shipyard, has a playground, and is renowned for its initiatives that contribute to sustainability. For instance, its kitchen is sustainable, whereas the workshops and boats are made up of recyclable materials sourced from the local community taking creativity and innovation to the next level.
Studio XYZ AMS
You will get the ambiance of a Dutch photographer’s atelier if you visit this rental studio. Other than photo shoots, it also hosts exhibitions and workshops for fine art enthusiasts. It is tucked away in a former warehouse, which is repurposed to accommodate the activities of the studio. If there are workshops when you visit this place, you may happen to see people painting with their easels, canvases, and brushes set up for that. You can take a picture of budding artists on a creative spell to add to your tour diary or contribute to a travelogue.
Other than that, do try bicycling in Amsterdam Noord to make your private day tours Amsterdam a memorable outing altogether. The Dutch capital has devoted paths for bicycling, some of which runs through this district as well.