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What you'll do

Indulge in the tasting room, take a tour of the museum or hang out in the super chic bar.

Visit House of Bols with Go City®

  • Indulge in the tasting room where you can sample some of the most premium distilled genever
  • Take a self-guided tour of the fascinating museum
  • Stop for a while at the House of Bols very own chic bar

With over 440 years' worth of heritage and craftsmanship, House of Bols offers an interactive experience into the world of cocktails, bartending culture, plus an insight into the history behind the world's oldest distilled brand, Bols Amsterdam.

A Journey through House of Bols in Amsterdam

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.


An Exploration of the Bols Experience and the Bols Museum

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. Then, step into the interesting world of the Bols Museum. This isn't just a look into 400 years of history; it's a window into the meticulous craft of distilling, adding another layer of memories to your Amsterdam visit.

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

Did you know

  • House of Bols is the world’s oldest distilled spirits brand, dating back to 1575.
  • The brewery offers its tempting premium and super-premium drinks to over 110 countries around the world.
  • The brand has over 440 years of craftsmanship and expertise in the art of mixing and blending old and new flavors and presents the number one position in liqueur ranges worldwide.

Visitor tips

  • Be sure to try a tempting cocktail during your visit.


  • Book a cocktail workshop and receive a 10% discount on the price of €15.00.
  • The daily cocktail workshops run at 2PM, 4PM and 6.30PM. They last around 30 minutes and you’ll go home with the knowledge of how to make two cocktails.

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 personalized cocktails.

Q. Are there guided tours available at House of Bols?
A. Yes, House of Bols provides informative self guided tours taking visitors into the world of genever and mixology.

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.

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Know before you go

Please note: minimum age 18 years. 

For more information visit the House of Bols website.

Where you'll be

Paulus Potterstraat, 14, Amsterdam, NL

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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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