Address and Route


Linnaeusstraat 2, 1092 CK Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
Post: PO Box 95001, 1090 HA Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
Phone: +31 (0)88 0042 800 /
Booking Office: +31 (0)88 0042 840 or


The Tropenmuseum is located in the eastern part of Amsterdam, near the Oosterpark and Artis Zoo. Parking space is limited in the area, so we advise you use public transport. Buses and trams stop close to the museum:

  • tram 3 or 7: stop Linnaeusstraat
  • tram 9: stop 1e Van Swindenstraat
  • tram 10 or 14: stop Alexanderplein
  • bus 22 : stop Muiderpoortstation (ten minutes' walking distance from the Tropenmuseum)

For more information visit the website of the public transport company of Amsterdam GVB, or journey planner


Parking at the Tropenmuseum? - Book now via MobyPark: Book your parking space within 1 minute walking distance by Mobypark for 3 euro per hour. Book online.

Canal Bus

Canal provides several cruises through the Amsterdam canals, one of them is the Canal Bus. This hop on, hop off canal cruise takes you through the most beautiful canals and past the many highlights of this city. The blue Canal Bus line lets you explore the Plantage district and it’s many treasures.

For more information and possibilities visit the Canal website