Stay as long as you wish at Body Worlds: The Happiness Project
The canal cruise is for 1 hour
Sunday to Thursday: 9am to 8pm
Friday to Saturday: 9am to 10pm Canal Cruise:
Summer timings: Boats depart between 9am and 5pm every 30 minutes
Winter timings: Boats depart between 9:30am and 6pm every 30 minutes
Body Worlds is located at Damrak 66 and is a five-minute walk from Central Station.
By tram: Trams 4, 9, 16 and 24 stop nearby.
Reach Prins Hendrikkade 25, next to Central Station, 1012 TM Amsterdam, 30 minutes prior to the start of the canal cruise
Same as the start point
See Amsterdam attractions at their finest on a scenic cruise and see a fascinating, globally acclaimed exhibit of human body specimens with this combination ticket.
Give your Amsterdam sightseeing tour an educational twist with a visit to Body Worlds: The Happiness Project. Go on a thrilling voyage of the human body and unearth the mysteries of the human body, discovering how the emotion of happiness effects both the mind and the soul. Located in the heart of Amsterdam, this unique museum boasts more than 200 anatomical specimens from human bodies, and showcases the complexity, resilience and vulnerability of the body.
Enjoy the picturesque city of Amsterdam on an hour-long sightseeing cruise that takes you through the unique UNESCO World Heritage canal district. Soak in the beauty of the elegant merchants’ houses, the majestic façades and gables, beautiful churches, the iconic Skinny Bridge as you sail placidly along the canal. Understand how Amsterdam got it’s title as the ‘Venice of the North’ as you enjoy the stunning vistas of the city from the water.
Make your own way to Body Worlds: The Happiness Project at a convenient time. With a captivating collection of hundreds of authentic anatomical specimens, exhibitions focus on unlocking the secret of happiness and its role in the well-being of humans, uncovering how happiness effects both the body and the soul. The famous and somewhat macabre anatomy museum by controversial German scientist Dr Gunther von Hagens, has attracted more than 44 million visitors worldwide and is a major Amsterdam attraction.
Reach Prins Hendrikkade 25 for the canal cruise, 30 minutes prior to the departure time. On a picturesque hour-long canal cruise through the UNESCO World Heritage canal district, feast your eyes on Amsterdam's stunning vistas, famous canal houses and colourful houseboats. During the cruise, learn more about the attractions through commentary audio guide, available in several languages. The cruise ends at the starting point, after which you are free to continue exploring the city on your own.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.
Exchange your voucher for tickets at Lindbergh office Damrak 26.
Please be at the Lindbergh office 30 minutes prior to departure
Last admission to Body Worlds is one hour before closing time
Canal Cruise is an open ticket that gives you the flexibility to take the cruise at your own convenient date and time
Please be at the start point 30 minutes prior to departure at Prins Henrikkade and check in at our office and reserve a timeslot and your seats.
Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.