Useful to know

Tickets can be purchased on-site or online. Book your tickets securely online.

Pregnant women, persons shorter than 1 meter and younger than 4 years old and people with a heart condition are not permitted into the Flight Experience.

Admission prices 2020
Adult €17,50
Children under 13 years old €10,00
You save €1,50 if you book your adult tickets online.
Opening hours
Winter: October - March
Daily open from 10:00 - 19:00

Summer: April - September 

Daily open from 10:00 - 20:00.

A visit to THIS IS HOLLAND lasts 1 hour on average.

Adjusted opening hours

 Unfortunately we are closed until the 6th April.

27 April 2020 - Closed all day
4 May 2020 - Open till 18:30

THIS IS HOLLAND is accessible for wheelchairs and wheeled walkers. Our guests who use wheelchairs may enter the Flight Experience only if they are able to transfer from their wheelchair to the ride seat by themselves or with the assistance of a companion. Electric wheelchairs/scooters with a maximum width of 90 cm will be able to enter the experience.  People with disabilities can make use of the lift near the entrance. They will be guided by an employee during this moment.

If you prefer more information or have any questions, please contact us via +31 20 215 3008 or via

Pets are not permitted in THIS IS HOLLAND.

Assistance dogs
Assistance dogs that have completed their training are admitted. They can be registered at the ticket desk on the day. Our staff may request to see a medical certificate.

Payment options
At THIS IS HOLLAND we prefer payment by debit or credit card. We accept Visa Card, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro and debit cards from all Dutch banks.

Bags and luggage
Bags should be stored in the lockers near the entrance. We do not have facilities to store luggage such as suitcases and trolley bags or large items such as prams, strollers and folding bicycles. Small handbags no larger than A3 size (297 mm x 420 mm) may be taken into the attraction and must be placed under your chair in the Flying Theatre. If your bag exceeds A3 size, you may be refused entry to the Flying Theatre. You can, for example, use Lockerpoint Luggage Storage to store your luggage.

Photos & videos
You are not allowed to take photos and videos in the experience.
Address and route

Address, route and public transport
THIS IS HOLLAND is the iconic circular building between A’DAM Lookout and the EYE Film Museum opposite Central Station, on the north bank of the river IJ. Take the free shuttle ferry to Buiksloterweg, which departs from outside Central Station every four minutes. Enjoy the view during the crossing!

On arrival at Amsterdam Central Station, follow the signs to the IJ side (IJ-zijde). When you reach the river, turn left and walk to the free ferry (to Buiksloterweg), which will take you across the IJ. On disembarking, turn left and walk (two minutes!) to THIS IS HOLLAND.

A free shuttle ferry to Buiksloterweg runs 24/7 from Amsterdam Central Station to the north shore of the river IJ. Journey time is three minutes). Embark via the two middle pontoons. On disembarking, turn left. It’s two minutes’ walk to THIS IS HOLLAND.

Car route and parking
Drive to Van der Pekstraat and then follow the temporary signs to EYE/LOOKOUT/THIS IS HOLLAND.

THIS IS HOLLAND is reachable via the IJ tunnel and A10 circular road (Ringweg A10). From either of these you continue as follows:
  • on the S116 take the exit to S118 over Johan van Hasseltweg;
  • at the traffic lights turn left into Mosplein;
  • at the roundabout take the third exit: Hagendoornweg;
  • on Hagendoornweg take the fourth exit right (just before the church on the left), signposted bootdienst (ferry service). You are now on Meidoornweg;
  • at the end of Meidoornweg turn left and then first right, towards Van der Pekbrug;
  • this road brings you to the parking garage between THIS IS HOLLAND and EYE.
Note that the parking garage may be temporarily difficult to access due to construction works in the area. Take care to follow the signs, to avoid unnecessary detours or getting lost.

Coaches are not permitted to park at THIS IS HOLLAND, but may drop off and pick up passengers. Coach parking is available at P7: Mt. Ordinaweg (NDSM)
Terms and Conditions
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Unfortunately we must announce that THIS IS HOLLAND will close until further notice due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Everyone who’s already bought a ticket for this period can get a refund. We hope to be able to welcome everyone back at THIS IS HOLLAND as soon as possible.