71 Unique Wedding Venues in Amsterdam

Amsterdam Wedding Photographer Sjoerd Booij

Getting married in Amsterdam, but still searching for the perfect wedding venue?

You are wondering:

What are the best wedding venues in Amsterdam?

To find out what is the best wedding venue for your big day, I have compiled this 70+ wedding venues list in Amsterdam.

I am Sjoerd Booij, a wedding photographer in Amsterdam since 2011.

I have photographed weddings at many wedding venues in the bike capital of the world. Some locations are small and intimate, some are build to host parties for hundreds.

I have photographed at most of these wedding venues myself. I have ordered the venues into 6 categories for your convenience. Have a look at the category icons below to get you started.

Are you considering to elope in Amsterdam? You will find inspiration with the small / intimate wedding venues.

If you need more help or are looking to book a wedding photographer, feel free to contact me.

This list will get you started in your search for the best venue for your wedding or elopement in Amsterdam.

Let’s dive right in with the Table of Contents or jump straight to a category using the icons below:

Classic wedding venues in Amsterdam with an elegant vibe.

Small and intimate wedding venues in Amsterdam.

Rustic and industrial wedding venues for a bold look.

Artsy wedding venues in Amsterdam for an unconventional vibe.

Outdoor wedding venues in Amsterdam that combine the city and nature.

Modern wedding venues in Amsterdam with a stylish chic vibe.

Classic / Elegant

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What are classic and elegant wedding venues in Amsterdam?

Think big, think classic. Churches located on the canals of Amsterdam. Country estates in city parks. Hotels that hosted famous people for decades.

It’s all in the classic and elegant category.

01 Huize Frankendael

 

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At the Middenweg in Amsterdam you’ll find Huize Frankendael, a contemporary country estate with park and style gardens.

This wedding venue has options for both indoor and outdoor weddings. The house consists of different rooms that you can use throughout your wedding day. 18th century salons for a unique wedding ceremony, then followed by a reception in the beautiful front garden.

This wedding venue has the option for a sitting or walking dinner in the lovely park style garden. Of course you can also take your wedding guests inside for dinner in the rustic coach house.

Catering options are provided by the in-house restaurant Merkelbach. The philosophy of the kitchen is in line with the stately historical outside. Authentic taste is central to this.

02 Hotel The Dylan

 

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Boutique hotel The Dylan Amsterdam is situated right in the heart of Amsterdam. Just a short walk from Dam Square, this venue definitely brings the city vibe.

The in-house restaurant Vinkeles has a Michelin star and is located in an 18th-century bakery overlooking the garden. The restaurant serves French dishes and wines from the cellar.

The “De Negen Straatjes” shopping area is just around the corner and offers many boutiques. Your wedding guests will be in close vicinity of all the major attractions Amsterdam has to offer. Most will be at walking distance, and trams, buses and metros stop just minutes away.

03 Waldorf Astoria Hotel

 

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Behind the monumental facades of six contiguous canal houses from the 17th and 18th centuries, you will find the city chique Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

This luxurious hotel has a private dock if you are thinking about arriving by boat on your wedding day.

The hotel has many different rooms to choose for your wedding. Such as the large Hooft Ballroom or the charming Tea House in the regal courtyard, as a location for an intimate ceremony.

Culinary your wedding day is also at the highest level in Waldorf Astoria. Executive chef – Gault Millau Chef of the Year – Sidney Schutte provides a truly unique experience in the two Michelin star in-house restaurant Spectrum.

Have a look at this beautiful formal wedding at the Waldorf Astoria I photographed.

04 Conservatorium Hotel

 

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Only 200 meters from the famous Vondelpark and Museumplein, you’ll find the luxurious Conservatorium Hotel.

The famous and fashionable shopping street P.C. Hooftstraat is only 100 meters away from the hotel.

Taiko is the Asian-inspired restaurant of chef Schilo Van Coevorden. Situated in-house, Taiko will ensure your wedding guests dine with elegance.

05 The Duchess

 

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In the former KAS Bank building, The Duchess is situated in the heart of Amsterdam.

Inspired by the Belle Époque, The Duchess aims to provide guests with the elegance of traditional London hospitality balanced with Viennese grandeur.

Flavours found in Southern France and Italy, known as Nouveau-Niçoise Cuisine, are at the base of dining at The Duchess.

The Duchess currently is awarded with one Michelin star.

06 Museum van Loon

 

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Located on the Keizersgracht – in the heart of Amsterdam – is the home of the Amsterdam regent family Van Loon. Willem van Loon was co-founder of the V.O.C.

Seven days a week you can visit one of the most beautiful houses in the city. Visitors can get a glimpse of the living culture of the Amsterdam Van Loon family.

Since 2012 you can arrange a wedding ceremony at Museum Van Loon. It is possible to organize a ceremony in the house, garden or Coach House.

It’s also possible to dine in one of the exquisite rooms of the house, overlooking the Keizersgracht.

07 Felix Meritis

 

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Located on the famous canal “Keizersgracht” is the home of Felix Meritis. A beautiful house of culture with in-house restaurant.

Looking for a venue that breathes chic? Have a look at the historic Zuilenzaal at Felix Meritis. This location provides the perfect picture for a wedding ceremony and an atmospheric dinner later in the evening.

The reception and the party can both take place in the cozy and festive Shaffyzaal. This room owes its name to the time when Ramses Shaffy, Liesbeth List and Freek de Jonge created a furore there.

08 The College Hotel

 

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This former school building is a stately building built in 1894, at the same time as the famous Rijksmuseum. The College Hotel is on the list of most classic buildings with history in Amsterdam.

The historic character of The College Hotel has been brought into harmony with “state of the art” design while respecting authenticity.

This wedding venue is the perfect location for a large wedding party or an intimate dinner. The salons offer endless possibilities for every type of wedding or elopement.

In addition, there are 2 beautiful terraces, ideal for a summer wedding.

09 The Grand

 

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If you are looking for a fairytale wedding venue that breathes history, definitely consider The Grand Amsterdam.

This venue went from a 15th-century monastery to royal guest house, to the headquarters of the Admiralty and to the city hall of Amsterdam.

One of the most memorable events in the history of The Grand Hotel is the civil wedding ceremony between the former queen of the Netherlands, Princess Beatrix, and Prince Claus in 1966 in the Council Chamber.

From royal bride to famous international movie star; everyone knows the way to The Grand.

10 Pulitzer Amsterdam

 

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This hotel wedding venue is located in Amsterdam’s city center. Found in the historical canal district, this official wedding location is definitely a hidden treasure.

In the canal district most venues consist of multiple connected canal houses. Pulitzer Amsterdam is no different, but with a total of 25 connected Golden Age canal houses, it’s one of the bigger ones.

Revolving around a beautiful inner garden courtyard, the Pulitzer has a lot of options to offer for your wedding or elopement.

The Pulitzer also has it’s own canal dock, so arriving by boat is part of the experience.

11 Uilenburgsjoel

 

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The Uilenburgersjoel dates from 1766, making it one of the few buildings left in the once vibrant Jewish working-class neighborhood.

It’s possible to exclusively rent The Uilenburgersjoel. Due to the different spaces available, there are many options for the interpretation of your marriage.

The Uilenburgersjoel and Wendy Welvaars have been working together for years to create amazing wedding diners.

12 Intercontinental Amstel Hotel

 

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If you are looking for a chique wedding hotel and venue, you have found it.

In 2007, the Amstel Hotel was the only hotel in the Netherlands on the list of World’s Best Hotels, and was ranked in 90th place.

Many special guests have stayed at the Amstel Hotel. From royal guests like Queen Juliana, Princess Victoria and Caroline of Monaco to international politicians such as Bill and Hillary Clinton and Helmut Kohl.

There is also a big list of musicians and movie stars. The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Matt Damon, Audrey Hepburn have all spend at least one night in the Amstel Hotel.

In-house restaurant La Rive is also part of the hotel. This restaurant has been rewarded with one or even two Michelin stars in the past.

13 Rijks Restaurant

 

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Rijks Restaurant received a Michelin star in 2016, so good food is definitely something you can expect at this venue.

The restaurant uses a kitchen formula that is characterized by the Dutch product in all its simplicity.

The Rijks Restaurant is part of the famous Rijksmuseum.

14 Amstelkerk

 

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A wooden church located on one of the most beautiful squares in Amsterdam. The 17th-century Amstelkerk has grown from an emergency church, where Napoleon is said to have once stabled his horse, into an attractive wedding venue.

15 Het West-Indisch Huis

 

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The “West-Indisch Huis” is the former headquarters of the West India Company in Amsterdam. In this building, the WIC commanders in 1625 ordered the construction of a fort on the island of Manhattan, the start of for what would become the metropolis of New York.

This wedding venue has a lot of historical value. The beautiful courtyard is the perfect place for your ceremony or dinner.

16 Koepelkerk

 

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The Koepelkerk – part of the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel – is within walking distance of the Jordaan and the “Negen Straatjes”, the shopping paradise of Amsterdam.

This wedding venue is situated right in the center of Amsterdam, making it easy to reach all well-known hotspots by foot, boat or bike.

Since the Koepelkerk is located at one of the canals of Amsterdam, it’s possible to arrive by boat and use the private dock.

17 Koninklijke Industrieele Groote Club

 

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The Industrieele Groote Club is an active business club and society. Besides this you can use it as the perfect venue for your wedding day.

Situated in the heart of Amsterdam at Dam Square, this wedding venue has everything Amsterdam has to offer closeby. The location uses three floors of the old monumental building called “Industria”.

Some rooms are still completely authentic and have original details from the 1920s.

18 Posthoornkerk

 

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In the middle of the city, on the Haarlemmerstraat, is one of the most important nineteenth century churches in Amsterdam. The Neo-Gothic Posthoornkerk is an eye-catcher in the city center with its three slender towers.

The colorful church was restored in 1989 and in 2007 was equipped with the most modern facilities such as central heating, sanitary facilities and catering facilities.

19 De Duif

 

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In the middle of the stately homes, church De Duif, where Jos Brink once preached, is a hidden gem on the Prinsengracht.

In 1999-2002, this former Roman Catholic church was restored retaining all authentic details and also equipped with various facilities, such as a heating system, sanitary facilities and catering facilities.

Take your wedding ceremony, reception or dinner to the next level and arrive by boat at this wonderful venue.

Small / Intimate

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What are small and intimate wedding venues in Amsterdam?

Are you thinking about a smaller wedding with your best friends and some family?

Gathering 200 of your “nearest and dearest” doesn’t sound appealing for some. Going for an elopement may have crossed your mind, but there are more options to avoid a crowdy wedding.

These intimate wedding venues in Amsterdam are the ones you should know about.

20 The Playing Circle

 

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The Playing Circle offers very inspiring spaces in an urban environment. Fully furnished and fully equipped.

The venues offered by The Playing Circle are an old studio, a city theater and a former concert hall.

Because of the smaller sizes of these venues, they have a very intimate vibe. Perfect for an intimate dinner with just your closest friends and family.

21 Zoku

 

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Zoku, Japanese for group or tribe, is the perfect place for small and intimate weddings and elopements.

At 1.7 km from Amsterdam Central Station, this venue is at the heart of the city. The venue has a rooftop terrace with hammocks and amazing views of the city. Also, you’ll find a huge living room with sitting areas around a bar – decorated with pots full of colorful Jellybeans.

The on-site restaurant provides perfect three course dinners.

22 tHuis aan de AMSTEL

 

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tHuis aan de AMSTEL is a beautiful location, right at the river Amstel. Of course this means you can also arrive by boat.

The intimate home atmosphere at this location makes it perfectly suitable for small and intimate weddings or elopements.

The venue offers several different rooms to accommodate your guests. Each room has its own character and offers an attractive environment that contributes to the success of your wedding.

23 Galerie Gerhard Hofland

 

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Are you a wedding couple with deep appreciation for art? This might just be the perfect wedding venue for you.

Galerie Gerhard Hofland is a contemporary art gallery featuring many different artists.

The gallery shows a wide spectrum of painters and sculptors from home and abroad, whose work is also shown at leading art fairs at home and abroad.

24 Lion Noir

 

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Lion Noir is a modern French restaurant. It’s services include a lounge, cocktail bar and hidden garden in the heart of Amsterdam.

Lion Noir offers an tasteful culinary experience in a perfectly unique setting. Chefs Sammy Chau and Ron Dijkstra create constantly evolving menus with a modern take on French classics with spices from all over the world.

The venue is situated in the “Gouden Bocht” on the infamous and happening Reguliersdwarsstraat.

25 La Soirée

 

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This former garage box in the heart of Amsterdam has been converted into a classic, unique event and private dining location.

La Soirée offers the possibility for a nice dinner in a small, personal location within the canals of Amsterdam.

The industrial space can accommodate up to 40 people.

26 Schellingwouderkerk

 

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Schellingwouderkerk is an intimate white church with a rural location in Amsterdam. Not much more you can wish for it you love nature.

The rural and picturesque location makes it a romantic venue for weddings. The organ is still being played to this date.

It is possible to reach this venue by boat and car.

Rustic / Industrial

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What are rustic and industrial wedding venues in Amsterdam?

A blank canvas allowing wedding couples to put their own stamp on their big day.

Industrial wedding venues like warehouses, lofts and galleries are perfect spaces. You can create something very special and unique.

27 Pompstation

 

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Pompstation is known in Amsterdam for its special juicy steaks, atmospheric ambiance, live music and beautiful wine list.

The robust, industrial building that is now home to Pompstation was built at the beginning of the last century (1912) in the characteristic sober style of the Amsterdamse School.

Since opening it has been used as a water pumping station for Waternet, the Dutch water management company.

28 Hangar

 

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Thanks to a beautiful location, refined appearance and the industrial, yet intimate ambiance, Hangar Amsterdam is a fantastic wedding venue.

The restaurant is located in a hangar and in the kitchen Mediterranean dishes are prepared with a lot of love.

Hangar has a lovely terrace that can also be used for outdoor dinners. The vibe and feel is that of a beach club, right in the heart of Amsterdam.

It’s possible to dock with a boat at Hangar Amsterdam.

29 REM Eiland

 

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Lunch or dinner on the former helipad has something special. The original and still working orange landing lights create a magical vibe. The high windows complete it all and offer a fantastic view.

REM also features a rooftop bar, located on top of the building. A great panoramic view over both the city and the port of Amsterdam is to be expected!

30 Meneer Nieges

 

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From a ceremony in the sun on the terrace on the water, followed by a romantic dinner when the evening falls, to a dazzling party with DJ. It’s all possible at this wedding venue called Meneer Nieges.

Conveniently situated near Amsterdam Central Station and .easily accessible by car (or boat!).

This area of Amsterdam also houses a lot of hotels for wedding guests..

31 De School

 

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De School is a unique venue in Amsterdam West located in a former technical school. Various rooms, gardens and auditorium are there to create your dream wedding.

This venue has found a perfect balance between cosy and industrial.

32 Looiersgracht 60

 

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Looiersgracht 60 is a center for art, design and architecture located in the heart of Amsterdam.

A beautiful industrial and raw venue that can be shaped to accommodate your dream wedding.

33 Noorderlicht

 

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Noorderlicht is situated at the NDSM-wharf close to the center of Amsterdam. Only 15 minutes by ferry from Amsterdam Central Station.

With the magnificent IJ-river as a backdrop, this venue has a lot going for itself. It’s used as a place of creativity and some big festivities together with other venues at the wharf.

34 Kanarie Club

 

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Kanarie Club is the new all that spot in Amsterdam West. The venue was originally a tram station. This can still be seen because of the track details in the floor.

Meat West and Halte 3 have combined it’s powers and made way for this new catering concept where everything is focused on ‘next generation hospitality’.

The Kanarie club is a place where you can eat, work, drink and dance. That sounds like a perfect wedding venue to me!

35 IJ kantine

 

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The IJ Kantine is a contemporary restaurant café on the IJ. The industrial-style building is located at the NDSM shipyard in Amsterdam Noord.

The restaurant is equipped with an impressive bar of 18 meters long, has a high ceiling, an industrial look and a breathtaking view over the IJ from the NDSM site.

Perfect for weddings from ceremony to party time. Since this venue is located at the river IJ, you can also arrive by boat to make your entrance extra special.

36 Skatecafé

 

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This venue has it’s own indoor skate ramp. Right there, next to the tables. How about that! Definitely the X factor of this venue and might be great as a wedding attraction.

Since it’s an industrial venue, it’s not needed to decorate this place too much. Put in some plants, tables with nice looking drapes and you’re good to go here.

37 Café Restaurant Amsterdam

 

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The second half of the nineteenth century was dominated by the Industrial Revolution. Therefore, many factories were built, the Machine Pump Building that houses Cafe Restaurant Amsterdam is one of them.

The menu does not contain complicated dishes, but is known for it’s classics such as fruits de mer, steak tartare, vitello tonnato and merquez sausages with French fries.

The Westerpark, with it’s many options for hotels and party places, is within crawling distance of cafe restaurant Amsterdam.

38 Pllek

 

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Are you looking for a venue that can host a big magical party in a raw industrial setting? Then you found your wedding venue with Pllek.

With it’s stunning view over the IJ-river and it’s city beach, this venue has a very relaxed vibe. The catering is provided by the organic and sustainable kitchen of Pllek.

39 Amsterdam Roest

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Amsterdam Roest is currently closed for a big renovation and re-opening in 2021.

Although it’s not open in 2020, I had to mention this venue for future reference. Roest is a venue with an amazing chill vibe and featuring a city beach. That’s a definite plus for a city wedding!

40 Westerliefde

 

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WesterLiefde is an inspiring and industrial wedding venue right in the Westerpark. It’s situated in the historic buildings of the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam.

Westerliefde is the perfect combination between a stylish, industrial character and a green outdoor environment.

With dimmed lights, lanterns and flowers you can create an amazing atmosphere during your wedding reception here.

41 Tobacco Theater

 

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TOBACCO Theater is named an official wedding venue since 2020. The newest hotspot in Amsterdam where creativity & passion walk hand in hand.

TOBACCO has ten different spaces, each with its own unique atmosphere. The Wine cellars, industrial atmospheric Theaterzaal, the modern white Studio to name a few.

The culinary inspirator and chef of TOBACCO Theater is Dennis Huwaë. Dennis led kitchens with 2 Michelin ** on top, so not to worry about your food at this venue.

42 Werf ‘t Kromhout

 

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Werf ‘t Kromhout is a robust and industrial venue that breathes craft, mastery, technique and strength.

The Westkap and Oosthal of the shipyard, both industrial national monuments, were built around 1880. The Westkap is still used as a shipyard.

43 Haarlemmermeerstation

 

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Situated in the characteristic, former Haarlemmermeerstation, this venue has a unique ambiance and authentic atmosphere. The venue also features a spacious, sunny and partly covered terrace.

An absolute special treat it to arrive at your wedding ceremony by museumtram.

44 IJver

 

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In the middle of the iconic NDSM Wharf, in the 100-year-old Shipbuilding Shed, you will find IJver.

IJver has two types of terraces: a 250m2 outdoor terrace and a 100m2 indoor terrace, in the warehouse itself. The venue features 34 taps, tap tables, countless types of beers, delicious food and the hottest parties.

45 Klaproos

 

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In the bustling Amsterdam North you will find restaurant Klaproos. The large industrial hall has an exhibition space that is taken over every few weeks by various artists.

You’ll also find a smaller room, perfect for private dinning. The menu features brick oven pizzas and there is an ice cream cart.

46 Mediamatic

 

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Mediamatic ETEN is the restaurant of Mediamatic Biotoop.

The food and drinks in the restaurant are organic, sustainable and locally produced where possible. The herbs and edible flowers used in cooking are grown in their Aquaponics greenhouse.

The waterfront greenhouse offers wide views of the city.

47 Stork

 

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Café-restaurant Stork is a unique fish restaurant in a special location in Amsterdam North. At this venue it’s all about fresh fish and delicious shellfish and crustacean dishes.

Stork is situated in an old industrial warehouse on the industrial estate of De Overkant, the former Stork site, on the Noordelijke IJ banks.

This wedding venue has a special touch, since you can view the passing ships on the IJ-river while enjoying your dinner, ceremony or reception.

Of course it’s also possible to arrive by boat at the venue.

Unconventional / Artsy

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What are artsy and unique wedding venues in Amsterdam?

Artsy and unexpected. Sometimes even flat-out jaw-dropping.

These unique wedding venues say “I do” in a beautiful different way. They will make your big day unforgettable for sure.

48 Mayer Manor

 

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This venue used to be a 15th century monastery so there is a huge amount of history to be found in this impressive building. The manor features hardwood floors, evocative decor, vintage copper hot-tubs and 18th century fireplaces.

It’s a place with different and extravagant design. The venue has it’s own party cellar, so definitely expect to have a great party here.

Have a look at some wedding party photos I shot at Mayer Manor in 2020.

49 Droog

 

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Droog is a conceptual design company. It’s a museum featuring many different artists.

If you like a different and artsy venue, this might be the right place for you. At the heart of Amsterdam and close to Rembrandt Square with many party options. Hotels are no problem either in this area of town.

With many differently styled rooms at this venue, you have more than enough options for your dream wedding.

I have shot a wedding at Droog Amsterdam in March 2020, just before the coronavirus (Covid-19) took over the world.

50 Nemo Science Museum

 

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At NEMO Science Museum, everyone, young and old, discover how fascinating science and technology are. Learn about phenomena such as electricity, light, sound and gravity. It’s all possible at NEMO.

Besides the science lessons, NEMO is also a lovely wedding venue with loads of options. Many rooms and halls with a different styles will make sure you can make sure to create your dream wedding.

In-house catering and several cafés are all available at NEMO. Also, the roof terrace will provide a beautiful view over the city of Amsterdam.

51 De Nieuwe Liefde

 

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Get married in a stylish monumental location with a rich history and a special name, “De Nieuwe Liefde”.

In 2011 De Nieuwe Liefde first emerged as a center for debate, poetry, reflection, theater, often biblically inspired. On February 12, 2011, the center was officially opened by the former Queen of the Netherlands Beatrix.

De Nieuwe Liefde has a large hall for up to 250 visitors, a small hall for 80 visitors and a choir hall for 70 visitors. In addition, there are various office spaces, a Library, a Foyer and a Conservatory.

Do you want a red carpet in the hall, flowers in the rooms, a prosecco buffet, a disco ball? All options that are available at De Nieuwe Liefde for your wedding.

Nature / Outdoors

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What are nature and outdoor wedding venues in Amsterdam?

Mother Nature might be the best decor you can get for your wedding.

Charming gazebos, giant trees, a greenhouse or a lake as your ceremony backdrop. These outdoor wedding venues will definitely feed the nature lover in you.

52 De Kas

 

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Do you want to get married in a greenhouse between fruit and vegetables? De Kas in Amsterdam is going to be your perfect wedding venue.

Harvested in the morning, on your plate in the afternoon. That’s the philosophy of “De Kas”. Sowing, harvesting, watering; they do it all with pleasure to create amazing dishes.

In addition to everything that is grown in and around the restaurant, there is also a bigger garden in “De Beemster” they use. Close to 200 different types of fruit and vegetables are grown there in a greenhouse but also in open ground.

“De Kas” is a wedding venue with a menu your wedding guests are going to love.

53 Het Rijk van de Keizer

 

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Do you want to get married in the outdoors but still close to the city? Rijk van de Keizer might just be your wedding venue.

Whether you want to get married in the courtyard, the Amphitheater, dance barefoot around the fire or around the vegetable garden: the possibilities are endless at Rijk van de Keizer.

In the kitchen of Rijk van de Keizer, fresh, local, sustainable and colorful products are used for some quirky cooking. Ever since they started 20 years ago, the dishes are served on large plates at long tables.

54 Hortus Botanicus

 

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I have shot many times here and that’s for good reasons. This venue is magical if you love outdoors, nature, plants, greeneries, greenhouses… it’s all there.

Have a look at this family wedding at the Hortus or maybe this international wedding with party at the Hortus Botanicus Café – Oranjery.

Interested in a small and intimate wedding or elopement? I have shot couple photos at the Hortus Botanicus before as well.

55 De Plantage

 

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The conservatory in which the restaurant is located makes De Plantage a special place to dine. Amsterdam beau monde and French elegance come together here.

Situated between the old plane trees, in a very atmospheric monumental building, you can find Café-restaurant De Plantage. It has a spacious terrace, next to a large aviary with North Holland meadow birds.

56 Strandzuid / Zuidpool

 

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Strandzuid during summer and Zuidpool during winter, this outdoor wedding venue is magical all year round.

In a surprising place on the water, you will find an oasis of peace, fun and summer. You enter on the beach, order a special beer at the outdoor bar and sit down on one of the sunbeds with a view of the beautiful Beatrixpark.

With multiple separate locations this beach wedding venue has a lot to offer. The Boat House is great for big dinners and wedding ceremonies. The Jetty Bar is great for parties. The Beach House is perfect for a small and intimate dinner.

You no longer need to leave the city for that real holiday feeling.

57 De Vergulden Eenhoorn

 

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This old city farmhouse from 1702 is located in the middle of greenery and consists of a café, restaurant and hotel.

Hidden among the greenery in the bustling heart of the city, this outdoor wedding venue is very special.

Read your vows at the gazebo in the picnic garden for your ceremony, how romantic is that!

58 Dignita Hoftuin

 

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What could be better than getting married in a beautiful private courtyard in the heart of Amsterdam? This wedding venue will certainly not disappoint.

There is an option to rent “the Greenhouse” adjacent to the “Hoftuin” to host your wedding reception or ceremony.

There are many different catering options provided by the Hoftuin.

A tip for the sweet chewers: At Dignita they make delicious cakes and pastries, with attention to interesting flavors and textures.

59 Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen

 

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This magical place near the center of Amsterdam is perfect for the nature lover and city person in one.

Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen was built in 1880. The construction of the railway to Haarlem (1972) left the farm isolated from the city of Amsterdam and was somewhat forgotten.

The place has been revived many years ago and weddings and other events are organized at this beautiful farm.

Years ago I photographed one of my first weddings here. I still fondly remember this wedding venue.

60 Hanneke’s Boot

 

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Hannekes Boot is a very nice boat to rent exclusively! It is located on the dock at Hannekes Boom, next to the terrace.

The vibe is similar to Hannekes Boom, it has a cozy and relaxed atmosphere.

With two decks, Hannekes Boot has enough options for a ceremony, reception or wedding party.

Modern / Stylish

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What are modern and stylish wedding venues in Amsterdam?

Sometimes you have to dare to be different. Moving past traditional or classical and go for something unseen before.

These modern and stylish wedding venues will definitely help you out with that.

Embrace contemporary styles with these beautiful modern venues.

61 A’DAM Toren

 

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A’DAM is the iconic tower that many people living in Amsterdam will mention as part of their city skyline.

The tower was opened in 1971, and used to be the home of oil company Shell till 2009. The brand name A’DAM stands for ‘Amsterdam Dance and Music’.

With multiple different tenants, the A’DAM Toren has loads of options as a wedding venue. It’s suitable for a complete wedding day since it’s tenants include a mix of cafés, restaurants, a hotel, an observation point and a revolving restaurant.

62 Morgan & Mees

 

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Morgan & Mees is a cozy and charming boutique hotel with lively cocktail bar and restaurant.

This venue features many options since it’s also an hotel. You can use their VanMoof bikes for instance to explore the city during your elopement or destination wedding in Amsterdam.

63 Eye Filmmuseum

 

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Eye Film Museum is a wonderful venue for culture and film. With many different rooms, there are plenty of options to design your wedding the way you want.

The beautiful terrace has a view over the IJ and Amsterdam Central Station. Due to the presence of a small dock right in front of the museum, the wedding guests can welcome you when you arrive.

The unique opportunity to have your wedding take place in a cinema room will offer your guests an unforgettable experience.

64 PARK Café

 

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PARK Café-Restaurant is the meeting place, living room and backyard of Amsterdam East. In the café you can sit by the fireplace or choose to go outside on the sun-drenched terrace.

PARK Café Amsterdam is part of Hotel Arena, a well known nightclub and hotel in Amsterdam with a history full of artists and alternative young people.

This wedding venue has the full wedding package and will deliver your dream wedding for sure. With the extensive beer, wine and cocktail list you can ensure your wedding guests get a wonderful experience.

65 Floor 17

 

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The spectacular Floor17 Rooftop Terrace is located at an altitude of 85 meters on the roof of Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam Rembrandtpark.

To give you an idea: your ceremony can take place on the roof terrace where you will be married under an arbor that perfectly matches the style of your wedding.

This wedding venue has an amazing view over Amsterdam to wow your wedding guests. With a restaurant, bar, cocktail shakers and hotel available, this wedding venue definitely can deliver the full wedding package.

66 The White Room

 

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The name “The White Room” is derived from the historical name “De Witte Zaal”, which was given the space when it opened in 1885. The monumental room is considered one of the oldest restaurants in Amsterdam in original condition.

The White Room is part of Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, a famous hotel right at Dam Square in the heart of Amsterdam.

If you are looking for a location that exudes chic and class, The White Room is perfect.

The kitchen is run by chef Jacob Jan Boerma, who has been awarded several Michelin stars.

67 George Marina

 

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The great location on the water ensures a very unique and relaxed atmosphere. On the first floor of the restaurant you can enjoy a beautiful view over the Amstel and the passing boats.

A large terrace with various options is available. A spectacular reception, walking dinner or luxury barbecue on the “Rooftop” makes an event “the talk of the town”.

Since this venue has a private dock, you can also arrive by boat for your wedding.

68 Bar Botanique

 

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Bar Botanique; a green oasis in the upcoming and lively Amsterdam East.

With the image of neighborhood living room café and a tropical style, this place has all you need for a vibrant tropical wedding in Amsterdam.

Atmospheric dining with your sweetheart, dancing salsa, it’s all part of what Bar Botanique stands for.

69 Hotel Arena

 

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The monumental building constructed in 1886 has been housing Hotel Arena for 27 years. The building transformed over the years from Roman Catholic girls’ orphanage into four-star hotel.

The hotel is located in one of the hippest areas of Amsterdam. Many museums and sights are practically around the corner.

Together with PARK café, this wedding venue has everything you could wish for.

70 Scheepvaartmuseum

 

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Het Scheepvaartmuseum is a Dutch museum in Amsterdam about shipping and maritime history.

Get married in a unique setting where history, character and impressive architecture come together.

A spectacular entrance by boat, a wedding photoshoot with the nostalgic VOC ship Amsterdam as decor, an intimate dinner in one of the Rooms or a grand party under a romantic starry sky.

Wedding venue Scheepvaartmuseum can offer all this, right in the heart of Amsterdam.

71 Level Eleven

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Although Level Eleven is not the most beautiful building from the outside, the 360 ° view around Level Eleven over Amsterdam compensates for everything.

Level Eleven can be yours for the full wedding day. From family breakfast to the ceremony, from the reception to dinner and from the spectacular party to the last dance deep into the night.

Since Level Eleven is located next to the canals, you can also arrive by boat at this wedding venue.

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