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Body Worlds Amsterdam: The Happiness Project Skip-the-Line Tickets

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  • Explore the permanent The Happiness Project exhibit and learn about the secrets of the human body.
  • Skip the long ticketing queues at the entrance and marvel at 200 authentic anatomical specimens that let you in on factors influencing mental health.
  • Find out whether your body is balanced and healthy with a complimentary InBody Scan (included in the price of your ticket!)
  • Marvel at the exhibitions, creation of Dr. Gunther von Hagens, who invented the process of plastination at the University of Heidelberg in 1977.
    -The current theme is The Happiness Project which focuses on the effects of happiness on our well-being. The exhibits remain unmatched in terms of quality and innovation.
  • Explore the permanent The Happiness Project exhibit and learn about the secrets of the human body.
  • Skip the long ticketing queues at the entrance and marvel at 200 authentic anatomical specimens that let you in on factors influencing mental health.
  • Find out whether your body is balanced and healthy with a complimentary InBody Scan (included in the price of your ticket!)
  • Marvel at the exhibitions, creation of Dr. Gunther von Hagens, who invented the process of plastination at the University of Heidelberg in 1977.
    -The current theme is The Happiness Project which focuses on the effects of happiness on our well-being. The exhibits remain unmatched in terms of quality and innovation.

Inclusions

  • Skip-the-line access to Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Body Worlds Amsterdam admission ticket
  • InBody Scan

Exclusions

  • Food & drinks
  • Hotel transfers
  • An InBody Health Check costs €35 elsewhere, but at BODY WORLDS Amsterdam, it's included in your ticket.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Combo: Body Worlds Amsterdam + Canal Cruise Tickets

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  • This combo ticket brings together two must-try experiences in Amsterdam at a great price!
  • Bypass ticketing queues and enjoy an informative visit to BODY WORLDS, where you'll learn all about the human mind and body.
  • With over 200 plastinated specimens on show, this is the first exhibition of its kind in Amsterdam.
  • After the informative exhibition tour, relax on an hour-long cruise along Amsterdam's UNESCO-listed canals.
  • As you sail down the world-famous canals, enjoy intriguing facts about the city's history from your audio guide (available in 19 languages).
  • This combo ticket brings together two must-try experiences in Amsterdam at a great price!
  • Bypass ticketing queues and enjoy an informative visit to BODY WORLDS, where you'll learn all about the human mind and body.
  • With over 200 plastinated specimens on show, this is the first exhibition of its kind in Amsterdam.
  • After the informative exhibition tour, relax on an hour-long cruise along Amsterdam's UNESCO-listed canals.
  • As you sail down the world-famous canals, enjoy intriguing facts about the city's history from your audio guide (available in 19 languages).

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  • Body Worlds Amsterdam admission ticket
  • Free InBody Scan
  • 1-hour canal cruise
  • GPS audio guide for the cruise in Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Polish, Portuguese & Russian

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  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel transfers
  • The Body Worlds Amsterdam is wheelchair accessible.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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  • Explore Amsterdam seamlessly with this all-inclusive Amsterdam city card and gain access to over 70 museums and attractions.
  • The card offers a flexible validity of 24-hr, 48-hr, 72-hr, 96-hr, or 120-hr to choose from.
  • Enjoy free entrance to the Rijksmuseum, a national museum dedicated to Dutch arts and history, H'ART, Moco Museum, and more!
  • Enjoy 25% discounts at select cafes & attractions such as the Heineken Experience along with a 24-hour bicycle rental.
  • Navigate the city with unlimited free access to Amsterdam’s efficient public transport system (GVB), including trams and buses.
  • Admire the city’s iconic architecture, picturesque bridges, and waterfront views during a blissful 1-hour canal cruise.
  • Explore Amsterdam seamlessly with this all-inclusive Amsterdam city card and gain access to over 70 museums and attractions.
  • The card offers a flexible validity of 24-hr, 48-hr, 72-hr, 96-hr, or 120-hr to choose from.
  • Enjoy free entrance to the Rijksmuseum, a national museum dedicated to Dutch arts and history, H'ART, Moco Museum, and more!
  • Enjoy 25% discounts at select cafes & attractions such as the Heineken Experience along with a 24-hour bicycle rental.
  • Navigate the city with unlimited free access to Amsterdam’s efficient public transport system (GVB), including trams and buses.
  • Admire the city’s iconic architecture, picturesque bridges, and waterfront views during a blissful 1-hour canal cruise.

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  • 24/48/72/96/120-hour validity
  • Access to attractions: Heineken Experience, Artis Royal Zoo, Canal Cruise & more
  • Access to outdoor activities: City Canal Cruise Blue Boat Company, Klimbos Fun Forest, Amsterdam Walking tour & more
  • Unlimited use of GVB public transport (bus, tram & metro)
  • Giveaways & discounts on concerts, theatres, rentals & more
  • Tip: Amsterdam is full of interesting things to buy as souvenirs for friends back home but don’t miss out on buying wooden clogs from Zaanse Schans, or blue and white pottery from Delft.
  • Note: By booking this City Card you save big as buying tickets to these attractions separately would cost you a lot.
  • Order your City Card online.
  • Transport to/from the Schipol airport is not included in this pass.
  • I amsterdam City Card is now a digital product accessible via the City Card app.
  • Activate your card using the instructions on your post-booking voucher. You choose when to activate your City Card. The card is activated when you first use it.
  • Use your card to visit City Card locations, simply show your card on your phone at the entrance. Scan your card when entering any bus, tram, or metro.
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  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Visiting the Body Worlds Museum in Amsterdam

Embark on an unforgettable journey at Body Worlds Amsterdam, where you can witness real human bodies on display. Body Worlds was founded by Dr. Gunther von Hagens and Dr. Angelina Whalley to show the effects of healthy and unhealthy lifestyles on the human body and to educate the public on the inner workings of the human body. It was first set up in Japan in 1995 and has since then moved to over 150 cities across the world. The Body Worlds exhibition also explores the connection between mental and physical health. 

Read on to know more about this attraction, how to book Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets, its opening hours, how to get there, and other information to plan your visit. 

Why Visit Body Worlds Amsterdam?

Why Visit Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Unique Insight into Human Anatomy: The Body Worlds Amsterdam displays over 200 real human bodies that have been preserved through a process, called plastination, allowing visitors to understand the intricacies and complexities of the human body in a unique way. 
  • Educational Experience: The Body Worlds exhibition offers a wealth of information about the human body, including its structure, function, and potential health risks. With 7 levels of exhibits, learn about each of the body’s systems and the effects that health and unhealthy lifestyles have on them. 
  • Ideal for Families with Children: The Body Worlds exhibition is designed to be engaging and interactive, making it ideal for children, who can learn about the human body in a hands-on way. You can also get a free in-body scan and find out what your exact body composition looks like.
  • Inspiring and Thought-Provoking: The exhibition is not just a display of the inside of the human body but also a reflection on the fragility of human life. The Body Worlds in Amsterdam also provokes one to think about how mood affects health and how happiness and health are interdependent.

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Why You Should Book Your Body Worlds Amsterdam Tickets Online?

The Body Worlds exhibition is one of the unmissable attractions in Amsterdam. Look through the plastinated human bodies and learn about the inner workings of the human mind and body. Make sure to book the Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets online in advance for they are always in demand.

  • Convenience: One of the best perks of booking Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets online is that you do not have to wait in long lines. You can do so with the click of a button with ease from the comfort of your home. 
  • Secure Bookings: Online ticket bookings ensure that you do not miss your attraction and get guaranteed access upon payment confirmation. 
  • Great Deals: If you book tickets online, you may chance upon combo offers and discounted prices. The Body Worlds combo ticket options include fast-track access, a complimentary InBody scan, and a 1-hour canal cruise across the beautiful channels in Amsterdam.
  • Super Flexible Cancellation Policy: Depending on the type of ticket you purchase, you cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund on your purchase.

Body Worlds Amsterdam Highlights

Body Worlds Amsterdam

Unique Lessons on Human Anatomy

The Body Worlds exhibit features over 200 plastinated bodies over 7 levels, which help you learn about human anatomy like never before! Each floor is focused on a different aspect of the body - the cardiovascular system, digestion, reproductive system, and so on. 

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The Happiness Project

Body Worlds exhibit aims to visually depict the effects of healthy and unhealthy lifestyles on the human body. It also shows people how mental and physical health goes hand in hand and showcases the effect that happiness and stress have on physical health. 

Body Worlds Amsterdam

Human Bodies in their Original Form

Discover exactly how the human body looks beneath skin coverings. Learn what systems are affected by your lifestyle and how you can work towards getting healthier and fitter - both mentally and physically inside the Body Worlds Amsterdam exhibition. 

Body Worlds Amsterdam

Free In-Body Scans

You can get a free in-body scan and understand exactly what's going on in your body. The report will let you know your body composition - broken down into the amount of muscle, fat, and water in your body. This is a fun exercise, that is very popular among children. 

Plan Your Visit to the Body Worlds Amsterdam

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Body Worlds Amsterdam Timings
  • Monday to Sunday: 10 AM to 10 PM
  • 24, 25, and 26 Dec: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • 31 Dec: 10 AM to 5 PM
  • 1 Jan: 12 PM to 8 PM

Last Entry: 1 hour before closing time

Duration of Visit: 1 to 2 hours

Best Time to Visit: The best time to visit Body Worlds Amsterdam is early in the morning since these are the least crowded hours of the day. You can explore Amsterdam in April and May, and also from September to November. The weather is pleasant during this time of the year, making it great to walk and explore the city. 

How to Reach Body Worlds Amsterdam

Address: Damrak 66, 1012 LM Amsterdam, Netherlands

Find on Maps

  • By Bus: N82, N83, N85, N87, N89, N91, N93
    Nearest Stop: Dam/De Bijenkorf
  • By Metro: 51, 52, 53, 54
    Nearest Stop: Central Station
  • By Tram: 4, 14
    Nearest Stop: Dam/De Bijenkorf
  • By Car: The exhibition is 23.3 kilometers away from Schipol Airport.
    Car Parking: Q-Park De Bijenkorf and Q-Park Nieuwendijk
Facilities Available at Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Accessibility: The Body Worlds exhibition in Amsterdam is accessible to visitors on wheelchairs or mobility scooters. The basement, however, cannot be accessed by wheelchair.
  • Restrooms: Accessible restrooms are available for public use inside Body Worlds Amsterdam.
  • Photography: You can click pictures inside the Body Worlds Amsterdam, however, please refrain from using flash photography or other flash equipment as they may disrupt others' experience of viewing the displays.
Attractions Near Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Van Gogh Museum: The Van Gogh Museum contains the largest collection of renowned artists’ paintings, including The Potato Eaters, The Yellow House, and Sunflowers. The museum focuses on Van Gogh’s artistic expression, his techniques, and how his life impacted his art. 
  • Rijksmuseum: Dedicated to the Dutch arts and history, the Rijksmuseum is the largest art museum in the Netherlands. The museum currently displays over 8000 objects from the total collection of almost a million objects, dating back to the 13th century.
  • Upside Down Museum: Amsterdam’s Upside Down Museum features 25 rooms and sets spread across 1500 square meters, the museum promises pure fun and loads of unforgettable memories. 
  • MOCO Museum: The Modern Contemporary Museum, also known as the MOCO Museum contains works by masters of contemporary art such as Banksy, Koons, Hirst, Haring, and more!
Tips to Note When Visiting Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Wear Comfortable Shoes: Wear some comfortable shoes, since you will be spending most of the time inside on your feet. 
  • Prepare your Children in Advance:  If you are planning to bring along children to the exhibits, it is recommended that you tell them in advance that they will be witnessing plastinated human bodies.
  • Take Advantage of the In-Body Scan: Don’t miss the chance to take the I-Body scan on the ground floor, which measures your muscle mass, fat mass, and body fat percentage. 
  • Book Tickets in Advance: It is recommended to book tickets online in advance, for it is a popular attraction and remains crowded almost throughout the year.

Frequently Asked Questions About Body Worlds Amsterdam

Q. Where can I buy Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets?

A. You can purchase Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets online. It is best to book these tickets in advance from the convenience of your own home to avoid standing in long lines. You also do not have to worry about missing your attraction.

Q. Can I buy Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets online?

A. Yes, Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets can be purchased online. In fact, we recommend you buy these tickets online to avoid missing the exhibition.

Q. What is the cost of Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets?

A. The Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets, which offer skip-the-line access start from € 22.50. You can also upgrade these tickets to include a 1-hour canal cruise across the channels of Amsterdam.

Q. Can I get a discount on Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets?

A. You can get discounts on Body Worlds Amsterdam tickets by purchasing them online. You can also win combo offers and discounts.

Q. What does the Body Worlds in Amsterdam display?

A. Body Worlds displays over 200 plastinated human bodies intending to teach visitors about human anatomy and the effect of happiness on health.

Q. Are the bodies in Body Worlds Amsterdam donated?

A. Yes, the bodies at Body Worlds Amsterdam were donated by individuals who have bequeathed that upon their death that their bodies must be used for educational purposes. 

Q. How are the bodies prepared for display at the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. The bodies at Body Worlds undergo a process called plastination, which preserves anatomical structures by halting decomposition. 

Q. Is it ethical to display real human bodies like in the Body Worlds Amsterdam?

A. Body Worlds Amsterdam underwent an independent ethics review by a committee of academics, theologians, and ethicists, who deemed it ethical to display the bodies there. 

Q. How long can you stay at Body Worlds Amsterdam?

A. Visitors can stay as long as they want to at the exhibits within the opening hours from 10 AM to 10 PM.

Q. Can we know the stories behind how those people at the Body Worlds Amsterdam died?

A. The cause of death and identities of the people whose bodies are displayed at Body Worlds Amsterdam are not disclosed. 

Q. Are there educational materials provided at the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. You can download educational materials to listen to or read inside the Body Worlds exhibition from their official website.

Q. Are children allowed to visit Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. Yes, children are allowed to visit Body Worlds. Guardians, parents, and school staff must encourage healthy practices among the children and take them to visit the display under their supervision.

Q. Are pets allowed in the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. Pets are not allowed into Body Worlds in Amsterdam.

Q. Can we click pictures in the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. Photography by handheld devices is allowed. Professional and commercial photography, however, is prohibited inside the Body Worlds display in Amsterdam.

Q. What facilities are available in the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. Body Worlds is wheelchair accessible and also has wheelchair-friendly bathrooms.

Q. Is the Body Worlds in Amsterdam wheelchair accessible?

A. Yes, Body Worlds in Amsterdam is wheelchair accessible. Visitors with limited mobility can explore all the 7 levels of the exhibition, except the basement.

Q. Is it worth visiting the Body Worlds in Amsterdam?

A. Yes, visiting Body Worlds Amsterdam is worth it for anyone interested in human anatomy and health. If you are looking for unique experiences in Amsterdam, you can explore the 200+ plastinated human bodies inside the Body Worlds, get a complimentary In-Body scan, and learn about the effects of healthy vs non-healthy practices on the human body.