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Guided Tours

German or English Guided Tour of Amsterdam's Red Light District & Coffeeshop

€28
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 30 min.
Guided Tour
  • Experience Amsterdam in a unique way with this guided tour of the Red Light District and Coffeeshop scene, rich with insight and history.
  • Learn about the controversial and intriguing aspects of Amsterdam with the help of an expert guide.
  • Delve into the heart of the Red Light District, learn about sex work economics, tour Amsterdam's oldest church, Oude Kerk, and explore the harbor.
  • The tour offers valuable insights into the history, politics, and future of Amsterdam's coffee shops, and an opportunity to explore them at your leisure.
  • With options for a tour either with an English-speaking guide or a German-speaking guide, listen to the stories and experience according to your comfort and preferences.
  • Experience Amsterdam in a unique way with this guided tour of the Red Light District and Coffeeshop scene, rich with insight and history.
  • Learn about the controversial and intriguing aspects of Amsterdam with the help of an expert guide.
  • Delve into the heart of the Red Light District, learn about sex work economics, tour Amsterdam's oldest church, Oude Kerk, and explore the harbor.
  • The tour offers valuable insights into the history, politics, and future of Amsterdam's coffee shops, and an opportunity to explore them at your leisure.
  • With options for a tour either with an English-speaking guide or a German-speaking guide, listen to the stories and experience according to your comfort and preferences.

Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Red Light District & Coffeeshop
  • German or English-speaking guide (optional)
  • Tip: Visit "The Condomerie", a unique store in Warmoestraat that offers a quirky range of condoms, even souvenir ones!
  • Facilities: Pram/Stroller Accessibility.
  • The following are allowed on this tour: outside food & drinks, photography, and baggage.
  • Guide dogs are allowed on this tour.
  • The experience is restricted for guests aged 18 and under. Guests ages 16 and 17 must be accompanied by a legal guardian.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Combos

Combo (Save 15%): Museum of Prostitution + Self-Guided Mobile Audio Tour of Amsterdam's Red Light District Tickets

€24.50
€20.75

15% off

Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile Ticket
Audio Guide
  • Discover Amsterdam's infamous Red Light District with a cost-effective combo of the Museum of Prostitution and a self-guided audio tour.
  • Gain skip-the-line access to the Museum of Prostitution, once a brothel, and learn the ins and outs of this ancient profession.
  • Step into a world behind red windows, hear a sex therapist's tale and contribute to the Confessional Wall at the informative museum.
  • Embark on an insightful self-guided audio tour, exploring historic landmarks like the Oude Kerk and Waag building in the district.
  • With offline content and an interactive map, unravel tales of erstwhile sailors, merchants, and the modern Red Light District from your device.
  • Discover Amsterdam's infamous Red Light District with a cost-effective combo of the Museum of Prostitution and a self-guided audio tour.
  • Gain skip-the-line access to the Museum of Prostitution, once a brothel, and learn the ins and outs of this ancient profession.
  • Step into a world behind red windows, hear a sex therapist's tale and contribute to the Confessional Wall at the informative museum.
  • Embark on an insightful self-guided audio tour, exploring historic landmarks like the Oude Kerk and Waag building in the district.
  • With offline content and an interactive map, unravel tales of erstwhile sailors, merchants, and the modern Red Light District from your device.

Inclusions

Museum of Prostitution

  • Skip-the-line access to the Museum of Prostitution

Red Light District

  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone (Android & iOS) of Red Light District
  • Offline content with an offline interactive map
  • Secure promo code

Museum of Prostitution

  • Tip: Don't miss out on the gift shop for some unique and quirky souvenirs.
  • The museum is not accessible to wheelchair users.
  • This experience is restricted for guests aged 18 and below.

Red Light District

  • Tip: Keep an eye out for the statue of ‘Belle’ – a tribute to sex workers around the world.
  • Check the email that you’ve received, and follow the instructions in order to access your tour. Please check your email spam folder as well.
  • Note that internet access might be unavailable & mobile signal may be weak in public areas. It’s recommended to download the tour on your smartphone, prior to your visit to access them offline and avoid roaming charges.
  • The audio tour can be used repeatedly both online and offline.
  • Prior to your visit, make sure that your smartphone is fully charged & that you bring a pair of earphones/headphones.
  • Please note that the Museum Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder Museum is closed on King’s Day and the Oude Kerk is closed on December 25th & April 27th.

Restrictions

  • Please note that the app is not compatible with Windows phones.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Pub Crawls

Pub Crawl Tickets: Amsterdam Red Light District

€25
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile Ticket
5 hr. 30 min.
  • Experience Amsterdam's nightlife in an unforgettable way with a pub crawl of the Red Light District, exploring 5 unique venues.
  • Get free shorts in the 4 bars and free entry to one of the city's largest clubs, making the night more economical.
  • Enjoy perks like unlimited shots for the first 30mins, discounts on extra drinks, and games with fellow revelers!
  • Experience Amsterdam's nightlife in an unforgettable way with a pub crawl of the Red Light District, exploring 5 unique venues.
  • Get free shorts in the 4 bars and free entry to one of the city's largest clubs, making the night more economical.
  • Enjoy perks like unlimited shots for the first 30mins, discounts on extra drinks, and games with fellow revelers!

Inclusions

  • Red Light District pub crawl
  • Unlimited shots for the first 30mins
  • One shot each at 4 Amsterdam Bars
  • Entry to one of Amsterdam's biggest club
  • Discounts on extra drinks all night
  • Games with prizes & T-shirts to win

Exclusions

  • Food
  • Tip: Wear comfortable shoes as there'll be lots of walking and dancing involved.
  • Guests aged 18 and under are restricted from participating in this experience.
  • Strict Dress Code: No backpacks, sweatpants/gymshorts, sandals//flipflops allowed.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Tickets

Skip the Line Tickets to Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution

€14.50
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • Explore the history of the notorious Red Light District with this fast-track ticket
  • Learn how the name was derived from all of the red lights that illuminate the individual window brothels.
  • Pull open the curtains and reveal the forbidden world behind one of the oldest professions in the world.
    Experience a typical day in the life of a sex worker - visit the rooms where they work and hear their experiences as recounted by the sex workers themselves.
  • With these tickets, get a "full experience" which includes 12 explicit audio stories told by Inga, Amsterdam's most famous prostitute.
  • Read from the Confession Wall, which is a collection of written confessions left by museum visitors — some of them funny, others eye-opening, but all are enlightening.
  • Entry is only available for those aged 18 and over.
  • Explore the history of the notorious Red Light District with this fast-track ticket
  • Learn how the name was derived from all of the red lights that illuminate the individual window brothels.
  • Pull open the curtains and reveal the forbidden world behind one of the oldest professions in the world.
    Experience a typical day in the life of a sex worker - visit the rooms where they work and hear their experiences as recounted by the sex workers themselves.
  • With these tickets, get a "full experience" which includes 12 explicit audio stories told by Inga, Amsterdam's most famous prostitute.
  • Read from the Confession Wall, which is a collection of written confessions left by museum visitors — some of them funny, others eye-opening, but all are enlightening.
  • Entry is only available for those aged 18 and over.

Inclusions

  • Skip-the-line access to the Museum of Prostitution

Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers
  • Daily from 12 Noon to 8 PM (last admission 15 min before closing)
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Combos

Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution and 1 Hour Canal Cruise

€27
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • See the only museum of prostitution in the world and go on a 1-hour cruise of Amsterdam’s famous canals!
  • Experience what it’s like to sit in front of the famous red-light windows.
  • Meet girls who work in the red light district and get an insight into how they live their lives.
  • Get stunning views of Amsterdam’s historic canals on a relaxing 1-hour cruise.
  • An onboard audio guide that's available in multiple languages will tell you about the landmarks on the way.
  • See the legendary Skinny Bridge, the Westerkerk Church and the charming streets of Negen Straatjes.
  • See the only museum of prostitution in the world and go on a 1-hour cruise of Amsterdam’s famous canals!
  • Experience what it’s like to sit in front of the famous red-light windows.
  • Meet girls who work in the red light district and get an insight into how they live their lives.
  • Get stunning views of Amsterdam’s historic canals on a relaxing 1-hour cruise.
  • An onboard audio guide that's available in multiple languages will tell you about the landmarks on the way.
  • See the legendary Skinny Bridge, the Westerkerk Church and the charming streets of Negen Straatjes.

Inclusions

  • Entry into Red Light Secrets
  • GPS audio guide available in 18 different languages (Amsterdam Canal Cruise)

Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers
  • Food and beverages
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours

Tour de BonTon - Strip Club Tour

€21
Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr.
  • Take a peek at Amsterdam's legal prostitution as you visit an exclusive and high-end strip club!
  • Follow a former sex worker as you explore Amsterdam's most exclusive strip club.
  • Discover all the rooms of the building, including the VIP rooms and dressing rooms.
  • Talk to real-life employees to sate your curiosity about the Amsterdam sex industry.
  • Get a chance to climb the dancing poles yourself, and receive a free photograph.
  • Take a peek at Amsterdam's legal prostitution as you visit an exclusive and high-end strip club!
  • Follow a former sex worker as you explore Amsterdam's most exclusive strip club.
  • Discover all the rooms of the building, including the VIP rooms and dressing rooms.
  • Talk to real-life employees to sate your curiosity about the Amsterdam sex industry.
  • Get a chance to climb the dancing poles yourself, and receive a free photograph.

Inclusions

  • Strip-club tour
  • Welcome drink
  • Photo on the poles
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
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Walking Tours

Self-Guided Mobile Audio Tour of Amsterdam's Red Light District

€10
€6.25

38% off

Free Cancellation

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • Uncover Amsterdam's Red Light district secrets with this immersive audio tour, its history and culture, right in your pocket!
  • Become your own guide with offline content like an interactive map with no roaming charges and a secure promo code to access your tour.
  • Don't miss out on this unique experience that allows you to step into the shoes of sailors, sex workers, and merchants of yesteryears.
  • Admire the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam's oldest building, and the Waag, the city’s most famous guild-house.
  • Stroll through Dam Square and Nieuwmarkt, discover the ‘secret’ chapel of Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder and the story of ‘Belle’.
  • Uncover Amsterdam's Red Light district secrets with this immersive audio tour, its history and culture, right in your pocket!
  • Become your own guide with offline content like an interactive map with no roaming charges and a secure promo code to access your tour.
  • Don't miss out on this unique experience that allows you to step into the shoes of sailors, sex workers, and merchants of yesteryears.
  • Admire the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam's oldest building, and the Waag, the city’s most famous guild-house.
  • Stroll through Dam Square and Nieuwmarkt, discover the ‘secret’ chapel of Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder and the story of ‘Belle’.

Inclusions

  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone (Android & iOS) of Red Light District
  • Offline content with an offline interactive map
  • Secure promo code

Exclusions

  • Entry to local museums & sites
  • Live guide
  • Smartphone or headphones
  • Personal expenses
  • Tip: Whisper your wishes at the Oude Kerk. Traditionally, people have believed that whispering your wishes here can make them come true.
  • Check the email that you’ve received, and follow the instructions in order to access your tour. Please check your email spam folder as well.
  • Note that internet access might be unavailable & mobile signal may be weak in public areas. It’s recommended to download the tour on your smartphone, prior to your visit, to access them offline and avoid roaming charges.
  • The audio tour can be used repeatedly both online and offline.
  • Prior to your visit, make sure that your smartphone is fully charged & that you bring a pair of earphones/headphones.
  • Please note that the Museum Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder Museum is closed on King’s Day and the Oude Kerk is closed on December 25th & April 27th.
  • Please note that the app is not compatible with Windows phones.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
AmsterdamAmsterdam Red Light District Tours

Amsterdam Red Light District | The Sin City of Europe

Amsterdam's historic Red Light District, De Wallen, is a celebrated neighborhood steeped in 800 years of history. Named after the discreet red gas lights used by brothel owners in the 19th century, the district has witnessed a diverse relationship with sex work, evolving from reluctant acceptance to more progressive attitudes. Today, the district continues to captivate visitors with its vibrant atmosphere, drawing in many tourists fascinated by its distinctive charm, while prompting essential discussions about the ethical dimensions surrounding the experience of this renowned area. Read on for more about the Red Lights District, how to book Red Light District Amsterdam tours, and other details to plan your visit.

Why Experience the Amsterdam Red Light District Tour?

  • Cultural Heritage: Amsterdam's historic Red Light District, De Wallen, offers a unique glimpse into the city's 800-year-old history, providing an opportunity to explore its cultural heritage.
  • Vibrant Atmosphere: The Red Light District enthralls visitors with its lively and energetic ambiance, featuring bustling streets, vibrant nightlife, and a distinctive charm that is unparalleled.
  • Thought-Provoking Discussions: Exploring the Red Light District sparks essential conversations about the complex and multifaceted issues surrounding sex work, fostering a better understanding of the ethical considerations associated with the experience of this renowned area.
  • Unforgettable Experience: Embark on a one-of-a-kind adventure in the Red Light District, where you can explore unique establishments and gain a deeper understanding of Amsterdam's complex identity.
  • Embrace Diversity and Acceptance: The Red Light District is known for its progressive and tolerant atmosphere, fostering a sense of inclusivity where people from all walks of life can feel comfortable and accepted.

Which Amsterdam Red Light District Tour is Best for You?

If you are Short on Time

Go for: Skip-the-line tickets
Duration: 45 min to 1 hour
Inclusions: Entry to the Red Light Secrets Museum
Guide: Self-guided

  • With these tickets, you can get skip-the-line access to the Red Light Secrets Museum.
  • Explore the Museum of Prostitution at your own pace as you experience a typical day in the life of a sex worker.

Recommended Tours

If you are on a Budget

Go for: Combo ticket
Duration: 1.5 - 2 hours
Inclusions: Entry to Red Light Secrets Museum and Canal Cruise
Guide: Audioguide

  • The combo tickets provide access to the Red Light Secrets Museum followed by an hour-long cruise of Amsterdam’s famous canals.
  • A pocket-friendly way to experience the attractions of the ‘sin city’, combo tickets also provide you with a GPS audio guide available in 18 languages. 

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If You Are Looking for an After-Hours Tour

Go for: Pub Crawl tickets
Duration: 5 hr 30 min
Inclusions: Entry to Red Light District clubs and complimentary shots
Guide: Professional host

  • The pub crawl tickets take you on an exciting adventure around the Red Light District as you visit 4 bars and Amsterdam’s biggest club.
  • During the crawl, you get unlimited shots for the first 30 minutes and discounts on extra drinks all night, with games with prizes & T-shirts to be won.

Recommended Tours

If You Want to Explore In-Depth

Go for: Guided tour
Duration: 1 hr 30 min
Inclusions: Guided tour of Red Light District & Coffeeshop
Guide: Professional tour guide

  • The walking tour includes a visit to Amsterdam’s oldest church, the Oude Kerk, the “dancing houses” and the Prostitution Information Center.
  • You'll be accompanied by an expert tour guide who will enhance your trip by providing historical background and fascinating information.

Recommended Tours

If You Want an Insider Experience

Go for: Strip Club tour
Duration: 1 hr 30 min
Inclusions: Strip-club tour with a welcome drink
Guide: Tour by a former sex worker

  • The tickets provide access to a high-end strip club where you can explore all the rooms of the building, including the VIP rooms and dressing rooms.
  • A former sex worker will be your tour guide, providing insider insights into the lives of the residents.

Recommended Tours

Amsterdam Red Light District Tour Highlights

Red Light Secrets - Museum of Prostitution

Step into the enlightening world of Amsterdam's Museum of Prostitution, Red Light Secrets. This captivating museum dispels the stigmas surrounding the trade, offering a unique peek behind the infamous curtains. Housed in a former brothel, it showcases the multifaceted history of the profession. Engage with audio tours featuring Inga, a local sex therapist. Discover the plight of sex workers and anti-trafficking efforts.

Pub Crawl

Embrace the vivacious spirit of Amsterdam's Red Light District on a thrilling pub crawl. Kickstart the evening with 30 minutes of unlimited shots, setting the mood for a night of excitement. Join fellow revellers on a journey through four unique bars, each offering a complimentary shot. Engage in lively games, dance-offs, and the chance to win coveted prizes. Venues, from the energetic Red Light Bar to the British-themed Big Ben Bar, promise laughter and camaraderie.

Amsterdam's Oldest Church - Oude Kerk

Explore the historic heart of the Red Light District by visiting the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam's oldest church. This architectural gem dates back centuries and provides a serene contrast to the district's lively atmosphere. Wander through the tranquil interior, appreciating its rich history and artistic treasures, offering a unique perspective on this vibrant neighbourhood.

The Dancing Houses

Capture the charm of the Red Light District's birthplace at the harbor. The iconic "Dancing Houses" offer a picturesque backdrop for your memories. These distinctive, tilted buildings tell tales of a bygone era and make for a must-have photo opportunity that encapsulates the district's unique blend of history and modernity.

Exclusive High-End Strip Club

Experience the epitome of adult entertainment with an exclusive tour through a high-end strip club in Amsterdam. Revel in the sensual allure of this premium establishment, known for its opulence and discretion. Enjoy an evening of sophisticated indulgence and entertainment as you explore a different facet of the Red Light District's nightlife.

Plan Your Visit to The Red Lights District

Timings
Getting There
Accessibility
Dining
Rules
Nearby

Red Light Secrets Museum Timings:

  • Sunday to Thursday: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Friday to Saturday: 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Last Entry: 45 minutes before closing
  • Duration: Flexible Hours

Tour de BonTon:

  • Wednesday to Sunday: 12:30 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Last Entry: 6:30 PM
  • Tours Start Timings: 12:30 PM, 2 PM, 3:30 PM, 5 PM & 6:30 PM
  • Duration: 1 Hour

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Red Light Secrets Museum- Find on Maps, Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 60h, 1012 DP Amsterdam

  • By Metro: 54 | Nearest Stop: Nieuwmarkt
  • By Train: IC, ICD, SPR | Nearest Stop:  Nieuwmarkt Station
  • By Bus: 22, 305, 314, 347, 37, 41 | Nearest Stop: Amsterdam Central Station
  • By Car: Distance From Airport: 22.9 Km | Nearest Airport: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Tour de BonTon- Find on Maps, Address: Stadhouderskade 64-1, 1072 AD Amsterdam

  • By Metro: 52 | Nearest Stop: Vijzelgracht
  • By Tram: 1, 7, or 19 | Nearest Stop: Vijzelgracht
  • By Car: Distance From Airport: 17.2 Km | Nearest Airport: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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  • The Red Light District area is accessible for those with disabilities and wheelchairs however, particular establishments may or may not be accessible.
  • Public restrooms are available in and around the Museum of Prostitution.
  • Bird Thais Restaurant - A Thai restaurant located at Zeedijk 72/74, Amsterdam. It offers a variety of Thai dishes, including Thai chicken curry, pork, and chili. It is open from Monday to Sunday, from 2 PM to 10:30 PM.
  • Cau - An Argentine Steakhouse located at Damstraat 5, Amsterdam. It offers a variety of dishes, including steak and grill options, and is open from Monday to Sunday, 10 AM to 7 PM.
  • Restaurant Bougainville: A Michelin-starred restaurant located at Dam 27, 1012 JS Amsterdam. It offers a unique and sensory gastronomic experience with a panoramic view of Amsterdam’s city center. It is open from Monday to Sunday from 6:30 PM to 10 PM.
  • Ivy & Bros: This restaurant is located at Oudezijds Voorburgwal 96A, 1012 GH Amsterdam. It offers a variety of items on its menu, including open sandwiches, frittatas, shakshuka, and salads. The restaurant is open from Monday to Sunday from 9 AM to 10 PM.
  • This tour is exclusively for guests aged 18 and older. No one under 18 is permitted to participate.
  • Dress appropriately for the experience. Backpacks, sweatpants, gym shorts, and sandals/flip-flops are not allowed.
  • Guests between the ages of 16 and 17 may participate but must be accompanied by a legal guardian who is also participating in the tour.
  • You may bring outside food and drinks, and you are allowed to take photographs during the tour. However, photography of the individuals working in the district is strictly prohibited.
  • Guide dogs for visually impaired guests are allowed on this tour.
  • Follow all local laws, including those related to public intoxication, drug use, and noise. The police are active in the area.
  • If you're participating in activities like a pub crawl, consume alcohol responsibly and be aware of your surroundings. Overindulgence can lead to problems.
  • Anne Frank House: The museum is dedicated to Jewish WWII diarist Anne Frank, as well as a place for all Holocaust victims to be remembered. It holds within authentic stories you can experience through pictures, quotes, and videos.
  • Van Gogh Museum: Dive into the world of Van Gogh; witness and experience the master himself!
  • Rijksmuseum: The museum has been completely rebuilt and offers a variety of exhibits that illustrate how life was for people in the Netherlands from the medieval period to the 20th century. The museum is a 5-minute walk from Tour de BonTon.
  • Body Worlds: The Happiness Project is part exhibition, part symposium, dedicated to showing new ways to connect people with their inner selves and their surroundings to live happier lives.

Visitor Tips

  • Respect the workers: Remember that the individuals working in the red light district are professionals. Treat them with respect, just as you would treat any other person. Avoid making derogatory comments or engaging in any disrespectful behavior.
  • Be aware of the laws: Familiarize yourself with the local laws and regulations regarding the red light district. Prostitution laws and other related activities may vary from one country or city to another. Make sure you understand what is legal and what is not.
  • Maintain personal safety: Like any other busy area, red light districts can attract a mix of people, including pickpockets and scammers. Be vigilant about your personal belongings and avoid displaying valuable items. It's advisable to keep your belongings secure and be cautious of your surroundings.
  • Photography restrictions: Taking photographs in the red light district may be prohibited or restricted. Respect the privacy of the workers and follow any rules regarding photography that are in place. If unsure, it's best to ask for permission before taking any pictures.
  • Respect the boundaries: The red light district is primarily an area for sex work and adult entertainment. It's essential to understand and respect the boundaries of this area. Engaging in any illegal activities or harassing the workers is not only disrespectful but also illegal.

Frequently Asked Questions About The Red Lights District

What is the Red Lights District in Amsterdam?

The Red Light District is a well-known area in the city where the prostitution and adult entertainment worlds are headquartered.

How big is the Red Light District in Amsterdam?

The Red Light District covers approximately 50 city blocks in the historical center of Amsterdam.

Is visiting the Red Light District legal?

Yes, visiting the Red Light District is legal and a popular tourist attraction in Amsterdam.

How old do you have to be to enter the Red Light District?

The minimum age to enter the Red Light District is 18 years old.

Are photography and filming allowed in the Red Light District?

No, taking photographs or filming in the Red Light District is strictly prohibited to protect the privacy of the workers.

Can I interact with the workers in the Red Light District?

No, it is generally discouraged to interact with the workers unless you intend to engage their services.

What are the opening hours of the Red Light District?

The Red Light District operates mostly in the evenings and late nights, with varying opening hours for different establishments.

Are there any safety concerns in the Red Light District?

Like any urban area, it's important to be aware of your surroundings. Overall, the Red Light District is relatively safe, but be cautious of pickpockets and follow common safety precautions.

What types of businesses are in the Red Light District?

The Red Light District primarily consists of window brothels, sex shops, peep shows, adult theaters, and coffee shops.

Are there any rules or guidelines for visitors in the Red Light District?

Yes, visitors are expected to respect the workers, avoid taking pictures, and refrain from engaging in any illegal activities.

Can I walk through the Red Light District without entering the establishments?

Yes, you can simply walk through the area to experience the unique atmosphere without entering any establishments.

Are there any hotels in the Red Light District?

Yes, there are hotels located within or near the Red Light District where you can stay during your visit to Amsterdam.

Can I pay with credit cards in the Red Light District?

It's advisable to carry cash as many establishments in the Red Light District prefer cash payments. Some may accept credit cards.

What are the busiest times to visit the Red Light District?

The Red Light District tends to be busiest in the evenings and on weekends, particularly during peak tourist seasons.

Can I visit the Red Light District during the day?

Yes, you can visit the Red Light District during the day, but keep in mind that the area's ambiance is different compared to the evening and night time.