House of Bols

Embark on a journey through the world of mixology

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 House of Bols
 House of Bols
 House of Bols

What you'll do

Visit House of Bols with Go City®

  • Immerse yourself in an interactive tour and enjoy a delicious cocktail (alcoholic or not) in the Mirror bar.
  • Experience the glamourous world of cocktails, liquers, bartending and the Dutch spirit, Genever.
  • Centally located in the vibrant heart of Amsterdam. 
  • Your Amsterdam pass also  includes dozens of other top attractions, tours and experiences, all for one money-saving price.

Take a journey through Bols Amsterdam, the city's iconic cocktail and Genever hotspot, where you'll taste time-honored recipes and explore a classic blend of Dutch culture and unique beverages. From learning the secrets of the world's oldest distilled spirit brand to engaging with an interactive cocktail and genever adventure, you'll enjoy the rich journey of Amsterdam's distilling history.

The self-guided tour captures Bols' rich heritage with the art of contemporary cocktail creation, presenting a once in a lifetime fusion of history and modern mixology. You'll step into the history of Lucas Bols, before exploring the Art of Flavour, the Hall of Taste and the Ingredients Room. End your self-guided tour in the mesmerizing Mirror Bar, where you can select one of many cocktails created by professional bartenders and mixologist.

During the House of Bols cocktail and genever experience, you'll get to smell, see and taste the secrets behind the best cocktails and learn how genever conquered the world during the Golden Age. 

House of Bols Amsterdam FAQs

Q. What is House of Bols known for?
A. House of Bols is renowned for being the world's oldest distilled spirits brand, with a rich history dating back to 1575.

Q. What unique experiences does House of Bols offer?
A. House of Bols offers visitors the chance to explore a fascinating cocktail and Genever experience, with interactive exhibits and a chance to create their own personalized cocktails.

Q. Can visitors participate in cocktail workshops at House of Bols?
A. Absolutely, guests can partake in hands-on cocktail workshops at House of Bols, where they can learn the art of cocktail-making and mix their signature drinks.

Q. How can visitors reach House of Bols via public transportation?
A. House of Bols is conveniently accessible by public transport, located in the heart of Amsterdam, within walking distance from several tram and bus stops.

Experience House of Bols and many other attractions with the All Inclusive Pass.

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Getting in

There's no need to make a booking. Simply show your pass when you arrice and you're good to go!

Please note: customers must be 18 years old, as a minimum.

For more information visit the House of Bols website.

Where you'll be

Operating hours

Sunday - Thursday: 1PM - 6.30PM
Friday - Saturday: 1PM - 8PM

Please see the attraction website for the most up-to-date hours.

Closings & holidays

25 December

1 January

House of Bols

003120 - 5708575

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Free cancellation

Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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