Brouwerij 't IJ Brewery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 
00
    
Legend
  • Night Life & Entertainment travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 1.6mi
Johan's pictureby Johan Night Life & Entertainment travel tip
added on the 28th of September, 2010
I took the guided tour of the Brouwerij 't IJ on a hot Friday afternoon and sampling a beef after that chilled me. The guide showed how beer is brewed and it was really interesting to see the whole process.

There was a long bar where they served various kinds of beers, stronger or darker with different taste and texture. I tried a few out, and though I didn't like the darkest one (it was too bitter) the others were really delicious.

Address:
Funenkade 7, 1018 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Price:
€60 for about a 20 people-group.
Individually the tour is free.

Opening Hours:
Tours are on weekends (more info on their site). The free individual tour is from 4pm on Fridays and Sundays.

How to get there:
By bus (no. 22 or 43) or by tram (no. 10 or 14) from Central Station.

On the web:
http://www.brouwerijhetij.nl/index_en.htm

 
Gollem CafeVan Gogh Museum
 
 
 
Night Life & Entertainment
tips

Recent travel tips for Amsterdam

  • Tropenmuseum
    We've been to quite many museum during our travels but the Tropenmuseum is something entirely different from the 'traditional' ones. The museum has such a variety of exhibitions that you feel like you were in some kind of magic [...]
    D: 1.6mi00
  • St. Nicolaas Boat Club of Amsterdam
    Established around 1997 by two Dutchmen, the St. Nicolaas Boat Club is a small, non-profit organization that gives its heart and soul to its boats and their history. Because they are not professionals, you can't contact them online, [...]
    D: 1.1mi00
  • Walking Tour: Amsterdam in World War II
    Learning a bit more of the city's history, and social background during the German occupation, the Amsterdam in World War II Walking Tour  was the perfect opportunity.Focusing on the happening during World War II and afterward the [...]
    D: 0.9mi00
  • Wetlands Safari
    The tour we took with Wetlands Safari was a fun and interesting opportunity to explore the side of Amsterdam that is not so accessible when you're on your own, unless you are VERY adventurous.It was a great thing we went down the river [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Randy Roy Redlight Tours
    Amsterdam's Red Light District is an attraction to everyone who visits the city. Though it might prove more fun for the male party, women have also much fun during the 1 and a half hour walk. At least I had! :) The guide was really [...]
    D: 0.2mi00

Things about Amsterdam you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Amsterdam Travel guide

Amsterdam is the capital of The Netherlands, a seaport and the commercial, financial, and cultural center of the country. It is located on 160 man-made canals that together are 75 km long with 90 islands, that are connected by around 1,000 bridges. The canals are a definite attraction for visitors. In Amsterdam you can find the largest historical city in Europe and thousands of historic sites, [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Salzburg, Austria
It's the best place in Salzburg if you want to taste traditional Austrian food. It is not expensive, but is one of the best restaurants in the city...
Food: Brüderlein fein

Madrid, Spain
The Royal Palace used to be the residence of the Spanish kings and queens. Now it is only used for official ceremonies and when foreign diplomats...
History & Culture: Royal Palace

 

Nantes, France
Verne was born in Nantes and the Museum was opened for the occasion of the 150th anniversary of his birth. It's a great place for everyone who...
History & Culture: Jules Verne Museum

Monforte D'alba, Italy
Some parts of the estate are as old as 1600, it is really a nice place, you can see how an Italian estate looked like hundred years ago. The...
Food: Azienda agricola Fantino Alessandro e Gian Natale

 

Mexico City, Mexico
I think if you are in Mexico City it is absolutely essential to see some magnificent Catholic churches. Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe is a...
History & Culture: Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe

Lisbon, Portugal
No one would say that this shabby, old building is actually a small palace and hides a beautiful, rich interior with decorations, and furniture...
History & Culture: Casa do Alentejo in Lisbon

 

Alberta, Alabama
Alberta is a nice Canadian province to require a road trip. the general public head W from city to metropolis so work their thanks to opaque gem...
General: The Ultimate Alberta Road Trip

Kanab, Utah
This is a fantastic site, and very few people know it because the more famous National Parks like Zion National Park, and Bryce Canyon are...
Outdoors Activities: Coral Red and Pink Sand Dunes

 

Ponce Inlet, Florida
Dining on deck with dolphins jumping up and down beside you is really a unique experience. We were so lucky to get a glimpse of them playing in the...
Food: Down The Hatch Restaurant

Viet Tri, Vietnam
Day 1: Arrive Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam You arrive Tan Son Nhat (Saigon) International Airport. Transfer from Airport to Ho Chi Minh City at any...
Sightseeing: Luxury Ho Chi Minh City-Hanoi Tour 10 Days/9 Nights

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*