The Jordaan, Amsterdam

Explore one of the capital city's historical neighborhoods, The Jordaan, known for its small, winding streets and cultural sites. This was a working-class and emigrant district in the 17th century but is now a popular neighborhood for young entrepreneurs, artists, and students. Discover art galleries, boutiques, pubs, and cafes throughout the charming quarter, where many significant figures in Dutch history, such as writer Joost van Vondel and artist Rembrandt, once resided. Visit Rembrandt's grave at Westerkerk church, the Anne Frank House, and many other important sites. View art studios, courtyards, and stone tablets, for which the quarter is famous. For The Jordaan and beyond, use our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker app to get the most from your Amsterdam vacation.
Create an itinerary including The Jordaan
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours To The Jordaan
The Jordaan Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
11,664 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • I have been in Amsterdam during business trip. The Jordaan is great neighbor specialy in sunny day. You can enjoy the walk around There alot of boutique shops around the district and nice coffee...  more »
  • Nice markets on several days and the "negen straatjes" has beautiful shops and boutiques. Also many places where you can dine very well and have a coffee or drink. Highlight is of course the Anne...  more »
Places to stay near The Jordaan

Plan your trip to Amsterdam

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Amsterdam

See all ›
4.5
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.4
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.3
Duration:4 h

Hidden gems in Amsterdam

4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.4
Duration:1 h 30 min

Shopping in Amsterdam

See all ›
3.7
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.8
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.8
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.5
Duration:1 h

Side trips from Amsterdam

4.2
Duration:8 h
4.4
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Amsterdam

4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
3.8
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:1 h
2.9
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.0
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.0
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:30 min