Interested in Dutch markets? Close to Amsterdam are many markets to be found. All the main cities that surround our capital have their own general market and some have specialized markets too. If you like flowers, shoes and clothing, food or antiques, see our list below to find the market you like.
A Dutch market can give you a good picture of what the Netherlands is in various ways. And the possibility of tasting and smelling the products, while exchanging a word with the vendors, is irresistible. You’ll find stands with fresh fruit, vegetables and nuts. There’s bread, cheeses, cold meats and artisan products. Clothing, fabrics and household items can be found there. And of course you find your daily groceries. The markets are well situated to be accessible to the buying public and held mostly in the open air. Have a look at the list of general markets here.
|Monday, wednesday, friday and Saturday||08:30 – 17:00 hrs.||The Haagse market||at the ‘Herman Costerstraat’|
|wednesday, friday and saturday||08:30 – 17:00 hrs.||Vredenburg market||on the square Vredenburg|
|monday and Saturday||09:00 – 16:00 hrs.||The big market||on the ‘Botermarkt’ square|
|saturday||08:30 – 17:00 hrs.||Goudse market||around the old cityhall|
|thursday||09:00 – 17:00 hrs.||general market of Delft||on the market square|
|wednesday and Saturday||08:00 – 17:00 hrs.||Leidse market||the ‘Vismarkt’, ‘Aalmarkt’, ‘Botermarkt’ and ‘Nieuwe Rijn|
|saturday||09:00 – 17:00 hrs.||Alkmaarse market||at the gedempte Nieuwesloot and the Hofplein|
|Saturday||09:00 – 17:00 hrs.||general market||at the marketsquare ‘de Hof’|
|Saturday||09:00 – 17:00 hrs.||general market||at the ‘Gedempte Turfhaven’, ‘Gouw’ and ‘Nieuwstraat’|
|wednesday||09:00 – till 16:00 hrs.||general market||at the Westerstraat|
Every Thursday and Saturday from April to October on the Voldersgracht, the Wijnhaven and the Hippolytusbuurt.
Every Wednesday from mid August to mid September on the Marktplein.
Every Thursday and Sunday from mid May to mid September at the Plein and the Lange Voorhout.
April 6 and 20, May 18, June 1 & 15, July 6 & 20, 7 & 17 August, September 7 & 21, October 5 at the Dreef.
Every Saturday from 08:00 to 17:00 on the Janskerkhof and the Oudegracht.
Every Thursday from 08:00 to 17:00 on the Brabantse turfmarkt.
From April to September every Friday from 9.00 to 17.00 on the Kerkplein.
|Gouda||thursday||4 april/ august 29||10:00-12:30||Marktplein 35|
|Hoorn||tuesday||18 june/ august 27||13:00-15:45||Roode Steen|
|Alkmaar||friday||29 march/ september 27||10:00-13:00||Waagplein 2|
|Edam||wednesday||5 july/ august 23||10.30-12.30||Jan Nieuwenhuizen plein|