OFF THE BEATEN TRACK SPOTS
Tired of the classic touristy itineraries? From art galleries to riding schools and candy shops: read on our Guide to discover 5 lesser-known spots throughout the City of Canals!
JACOB HOOY AND CO
Market - sweet treats - family-run - €
Enjoy some warm nostalgia at this traditional apothecary shop, overrun with wooden barrels, jars of candy and the sharp smell of spices.
Hidden gem - rustic - unusual - €
Local horse riders continue to come to Holland’s oldest riding school year-round. You can book lessons in advance or just pop into the equestrian center for 8€!
Gallery - culture - hip - FREE
A technological, scientific and just plain unusual artistic space featuring rotational talks, workshops, exhibits, screenings, and more.
GALERIE FONS WELTERS
Contemporary art - modern art - gallery - FREE
The primary venue of emerging contemporary artists, check out all the unknown talent before they make it big!
Gallery - fun night out - lively - €€
Have fun “people watching” as you participate in an interactive art display above Central Station. The atmosphere is young and fun, so definitely come ready to eat, drink, and dance!