The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is a renowned concert venue and is an integral part of the pulsating cultural heart of the city. The venue is the oldest in the city and showcases dazzling 19th century Dutch architectural style. This fantastic Amsterdam concert venue stages over 800 shows each year, with its audience of 800,000 annually making it the second most popular in the world.
When taking in a performance at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam make sure you are staying at a well situated hotel in Amsterdam city centre. The Radisson Blu hotel Amsterdam is perfectly located at the heart of activity and provides guests with a stylish base to explore the city.
Bask in the beauty of the Concertgebouw
The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is renowned around the world for its exquisite acoustics that have been refined over its 124 year history. Its 2,000 seated main hall is one of the most beautiful rooms in the whole of Amsterdam, with its gilded roof and arched windows making it one of the world's most outstanding performance settings. The venue also has a smaller, more intimate hall that stages frequent jazz and chamber concerts.
Over the years the Concertgebouw has hosted work by some of classical music's finest composers; from Richard Wagner to Beethoven and Bach. The venue also staged performances from rock superstars Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd in the 1960s.
Accommodation close to Concertgebouw
Nine Streets shoppers or Concertgebouw concert goers can quickly reach their hotel by staying at the central Radisson Blu hotel Amsterdam. The hotel is a short walk from some of the city's main cultural attractions and located close to Amsterdam's main train station.