Opening hours, address and telephone number

Open today until 17:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon Closed
Tue - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Dam
1012 NP Amsterdam
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+31 20 - 52 26 161

Het Koninklijk Paleis op de Dam
The Royal Palace, Dam Square, Amsterdam
De Burgerzaal van het Koninklijk Paleis
De Burgerzaal glimt nog na uit de Gouden Eeuw
De Mozeszaal, voormalig Vroedschapskamer
Moses Hall, formerly the City Council Chamber

The Royal Palace Amsterdam, the official residence of King Willem-Alexander, is right in the middle of the capital city. Follow in the footsteps of royal guests in the imposing rooms and halls!

Former city hall

The Royal Palace Amsterdam is the official residence of King Willem-Alexander. It is also open to the public for the better part of the year. The Royal Palace was built in the 17th century as the city hall of Amsterdam. The building is based on a design by Jacob van Campen.

Power & wealth

Paintings and sculptures by famous artists are a symbolic reference to the power and wealth the city of Amsterdam possessed in the 17th century. When Napoleon’s brother Louis came to the Netherlands in 1808, the city hall was converted into a palace. The stunning collection of Empire style furniture, clocks and chandeliers are reminiscent of the early 19th century.

Always check the opening hours on the website, the Palace may be closed due to a royal visit.

Access

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Facilities

  • Museumwinkel
  • Rolstoeltoegankelijk
More information on the museum website

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