Jokes aside, Body Worlds: The Happiness Project is an utterly fascinating journey inside the human body. Peeling back layers to reveal the inner workings of the human machine, Body Worlds offers a unique glimpse into who we are, what we need, and how your emotions affect your health and longevity. It’s a one of a kind learning experience for the whole family!
By utilizing a process called Plastination, Body Worlds has preserved over 200 human specimens, including about 20 full body plastinates, for your viewing pleasure. There are also some very interesting and popular animal plastinates on display. You’ve probably read the headlines about Body Worlds and seen photographs of various exhibits spread across the globe. Now is your chance to see it for yourself, up-close and very personal!
Body Worlds is open daily.
Body Worlds is open from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday through Friday. On Saturday, closing time is 10:00 p.m. Last admission is one hour before close.
Body Worlds is located at 66 Damrak, Amsterdam 1012 LM. It is a 5 minute walk directly down the Damrak from Amsterdam Central Station. Take tram lines 4, 9, 16, or 24 to the Dam/De Bijenkorf stop. Or, take tram lines 1, 2, 5, 13, 14, or 17 to the Dam stop in front of Magna Plaza.
Immediately on booking you will be emailed a receipt for your tickets. Your barcoded e-ticket will be sent by email within 24 hours of booking. This ticket can be shown on your smartphone to enter the attraction
Body Worlds is wheelchair accessible, except for the basement level.
December 24th: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
December 25th: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
December 26th: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
December 31st: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
January 1st: 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
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