The Amsterdamse Bos
The Amsterdam Forest in Amstelveen is a beautiful city park with countless opportunities for recreation. Three times larger than New York's Central Park, with an endless network of trails for walkers, cyclists and horse riding. Take a dip in one of the natural swimming ponds, explore the extensive canoe network, discover extraordinary plants and animals or enjoy international festivals and performances in the Amsterdam Forest.
A good place to start: Visitors' Centre 'De Boswinkel'
Start your visit to the Amsterdamse Forest in the Boswinkel. It is the reception and information desk for the forest. You’ll find everything you need to make your day in the Amsterdamse Forest a success. Special excursions and activities are also regularly organised.What's On in the Forest
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The Amsterdamse Bostheater
Unique performances amongst the greenery and under the stars. Culture and nature come together in the Bostheater in the Amsterdamse Bos. Every summer, the Bostheater programme offers a modern adaptation of a classic play. The Bostheater also hosts concerts by top Dutch and international artists. Enjoy music, theatre and children's performances in the open air.More about The Amsterdamse Bostheater