Hollandsche Manege, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Vondelstraat 140, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1054| Map |
The Holandsche Manege is one of Amsterdam’s premier attractions. It is the oldest riding school of the Netherlands and its original clientele included members of the Dutch nobility and the famed composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The building that currently houses the Manege was built in 1882 and features a charming neoclassical architectural style by the architect A.L. van Gendt, whose design portfolio also features the Central Railway Station. The stable currently houses 35 horses in addition to 15 ponies. Weekly classes are offered, and the building is publicly accessible through its restaurant café, which is available to rent as a reception hall.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Children will love touring this living horse museum. The grounds are exquisite and date back to 1744. There is a film visitors may watch explaining the history of the stables.
Address: Vondelstraat 140, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1054| Map
Hours: Mon-Sun 10 am - 5 pm More Info
Price: Adults(13+): $10; Children(3-12): $5; Children(0-3): Free More Info