Art and culture

Visual arts, music and theatre in Amstelveen

Amstelveen offers art and culture for everyone. The greenest municipality of the Randstad has a unique collection of visual art in public places. With various venues, open-air theatres and festivals, Amstelveen is a leader in the performing arts.

With the Cobra Museum and JAN Museum, Amstelveen houses two leading museums of modern art. Enjoy contemporary art and culture in Amstelveen peacefully.

From 1 June, most cultural organisations and locations will be open again (with some limitations). Information on what is on offer, the right dates, opening times and other updates is available on the communication channels of the organisers and providers. Are you going out again cautiously? Then prepare your visit well and follow the general guidelines.

Music, dance & theater - A theater, two open-air theaters, several smaller stages and a unique puppet theater. In Amstelveen you can enjoy the best in cabaret, music, dance, theater every day.

Discover contemporary art and the various exhibitions - Art, Culture and more ..

Sculptures among the greenery

As a green municipality in the Randstad, Amstelveen has a wonderful collection with more than eighty sculptures in public spaces. From the classic 'Zuil met bloembak' (‘Column with flowerpot’) to the controversial 'Der Bogen' (‘Arch’) by Armando. Follow the sculpture trail or discover the collection on the interactive map.

Open the interactive map

A day full of culture in Amstelveen

Cultural festivals

Dancing at Festivals in Amstelveen

Amstelveen Library

The Amstelveen Library location 'Stadsplein' is open seven days a week for relaxation and education. Enjoy a good book, an inspiring meeting, a unique performance or a creative workshop. In addition to the location in the City Centre, you are also welcome at the location in Westwijk.

More information about the library
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