Discover the authentic reconstruction of VOC ship Batavia and listen to the amazing stories about real life at sea. You can also get to work at the reconstructed workshop where it all started for Dutch naval hero Michiel de Ruyter.
You will not easily get bored of Amsterdam. Yes, you should try and avoid the busy shopping streets as much as possible. They are a real tourist trap! Luckily, there are plenty of alternative cultural places and shops to discover.