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  2. North Holland
  3. Amsterdam
  4. Concertgebouw

Amsterdam: Concertgebouw Behind the Scenes Tour

Product ID: 73772
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Take a look behind the scenes of one of the world's most famous concert venues on a tour of the Concertgebouw in central Amsterdam, and access areas that are normally hidden. Hear stories about the rich history of the building from the best guides.
About this activity
Duration 75 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Get an exclusive look behind the scenes at the Concertgebouw
  • Discover parts of the building normally hidden from view
  • Explore a maze of passageways below the Main Hall
  • Hear stories from the rich history of one of the world's finest concert venues
Full description
Enter the famous 19th-century concert hall of the Concertgebouw, built in 1888 by Adolf Leonard van Gendt following inspiration from the Gewandhaus in Leipzig, and access areas normally hidden from view.

Hear anecdotes drawn from the rich history of Amsterdam's legendary concert hall, highly regarded for its acoustics and considered one of the finest concert venues in the world. Go to the attic above the auditorium, and see where the artists prepare to go on stage in the changing rooms.

Explore a maze of passageways beneath the Main Hall where the resident Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra gave their first concert in 1888.
Includes
  • Guided tour
What’s Not Included
  • Concert ticket
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Concertgebouwplein 2, Museumplein, Amsterdam.

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Important information
Know before you go
Please note that because of rehearsals or events, some parts of The Concertgebouw (i.e. the Main Hall) may not be accessible.
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4.5 / 5
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4.6/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.5/5
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4.8/5

Organized by

Het Koninklijk Concertgebouw

Product ID: 73772