The Best Theaters to Visit in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is a city full of delights and there is no dearth for beautiful theaters in the city. There are numerous centers where you can catch the excitement of your favorite movie in all its thrills. You can choose from the best by going through the further details of each of them. Below is a discussion of the best movie theaters in that you can visit during your Amsterdam tours.

The Movies

The Movies is the oldest theater in entire Amsterdam, established back in 1912. They display art house films on the four screens here. You can enjoy a drink or a meal at their restaurant along with a great movie on one of the afternoons.

The classic theater is characterized by stylish interior and vintage designs. You can also avail discounts at the theater depending on the availability. If you can, get a Cineville Pass before your visit to the theater, which allows you to watch movies at the Movies and 12 other theaters in Amsterdam.

Pathé Theaters

If you want to catch one of your favorite Hollywood movies or the latest 3D blockbusters, head to one of the four Pathé Theaters spread out across the Amsterdam city. The stand out theater among the four is the Pathé Tuschinski, situated close to Rembrandtplein.

Constructed back in 1921 by a Jewish businessman, the theater has several attractive features; for one, it is designed like a pipe organ, which means this is certainly a place to visit during your tours in Amsterdam. It is also a good idea to get a Pathe card, which allows you to watch an unlimited number of movies here every month.

Eye Cinema

With a great reputation for displaying the most popular movies, this is an excellent place to catch your favorite movie. Located near the IJ in Amsterdam Noord, it has state of the art technology for an enhanced movie experience. Make sure you check the website before you visit the place because the theater has several types of programs on offer.


The Cinecenter is a retro style movie theater situated near Leidseplein. It generally shows art house style films on their six screens. You can have a good time at their bar area before or after watching the movie, or even have a drink during the break between the movies. This is one of the best places to visit on your Amsterdam tours too; it is included in the Cineville pass as well.