In the biggest science museum of The Netherlands visitors of all ages can discover how fun and fascinating science can be by trying out everything themselves. This summer you can do even more at NEMO. The museum will be bike-themed, thanks to the Brilliant Bicycles summer programme with special workshops and exhibitions. For the ultimate summer mood, head to the rooftop square for marvellous views and a relaxed atmosphere.
(Re)discover the bicycle
More people in the Netherlands ride a bike than in almost any other country on earth. NEMO’s theme this summer is bikes. From 5 July until 1 September people of all ages can find out all about the bicycle in the Brilliant Bicycles summer programme (included with an entrance ticket). Sign up for special workshops and create your unique gadget for your bike, such as a special bell or a holder for your mobile phone. And what does your brilliant bicycle look like? Draw it, take a picture and hop on your own designer bike. In the museum restaurant you can see the photo exhibition Amsterdam, City of Bicycles. Access to the photo exhibition is free of charge.
Relax at enjoy the amazing view from NEMO’s Summer Roof
The best view of Amsterdam can be seen from NEMO’s rooftop square. Enjoy summer sunsets with extended opening times of the roof until 21.00 hrs each day from 21 June through 5 September. Besides a large restaurant you can find a cascade of water, fountains and an interactive outdoor exhibition on the rooftop square. Experience the energy from wind, water and sun and measure your power against that of nature. Every Thursday evening there will be live music and beer tastings form a local brewery. Chill, listen to the music with a bite and a drink. Access to NEMO’s Summer Roof is free of charge
NEMO Science Museum
1011 VX Amsterdam
020-531 32 33