Experience a thrilling summer in Amstelveen

There are plenty of reasons to stay in Amstelveen this summer. Visit a high-profile exhibition, experience a musical spectacle in the Amsterdamse Bos, sample local art and immerse yourself in oriental atmospheres: it's all possible.

Enchanting stage in the great outdoors

The Amsterdam Bostheater and Openluchttheater Elsrijk offer immersive performances in beautiful natural surroundings. Whether you are a fan of classical drama, contemporary theater or live music, Amstelveen's open-air theaters provide a unique experience amidst lush forests and green parks.

75 years Cobra - Discover how the spirit of Cobra is alive and well in Amstelveen!

The Cobra movement's emphasis on spontaneity and experimentation continues to influence the art world today, even after 75 years. It challenged traditional forms of artistic production and helped set a new standard for creative freedom and innovation.

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.

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A day full of culture 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.

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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.

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