LivingTravelGet a digital view of Amsterdam with city-wide webcams

Get a digital view of Amsterdam with city-wide webcams

Can’t wait to see Amsterdam? The impatience you may feel to finally set foot in the city and navigate every crevasse can be alleviated by getting a digital edge with the city’s many live webcams. With so much to see, here is a list of the top ten best webcams in Amsterdam to hold you back until your trip.

Unlimited Visions

This webcam offers a splendid view of Dam Square, one of Amsterdam’s most landmarks, from the popular Madame Tussauds wax museum.

The webcam covers most of the square’s attractions, from the east side of the square, including the National Monument, De Bijenkorf department store and the Krasnapolsky Hotel, as well as the Koninklijk Paleis (Royal Palace) and Nieuwe Kerk (Church New) in the West.

Terena Webcam Koningsplein

Terena’s webcam captures the everyday vision and sound of Amsterdam. Tune in to hear the bike (and tram) bells, the whisper of the wind in the trees, and the familiar hum of traffic.

The webcam is located near attractions like the Bloemenmarkt (Flower Market), Munttoren (Mint Tower) and Kattenkabinet (Cat’s Cabinet), a feline-inspired art museum.


Take in the views from three webcams on Overtoom, the path leading to Amsterdam’s popular Leidseplein.

Transport Infrastructure Service

Witness an ever-changing Amsterdam construction site on the Transport Infrastructure Service webcam. Previous projects include the Hogesluis, a monumental double drawbridge from the late 19th century.

Webcam Kade

Check out the Piet Heinkade, a pier in the east of Amsterdam’s Docklands, where the popular Uitmarkt festival was held in previous years on Webcam Kade.

Society Webcam

See Amsterdam from the eyes of high society on the society webcam. Featuring views over the elegant Van Barlestraat and the PC Hooftstraat, home to the most exclusive names in fashion, you’ll always see what’s hot in town.

Webcam Zuidas Robot

See Zuidas, (Southern Axis), a commercial district of Amsterdam with 400 companies, national and multinational, calling home on the Zuidas Robot webcam.

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