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EYE Film Institute Netherlands
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Ranked #55 of 529 things to do in Amsterdam
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Owner description: EYE Filmmuseum is the Dutch centre for film culture and heritage. On april 5 2012 EYE opened the doors of a futuristic building on the banks of the river IJ right next to Amsterdam's Central station. A free ferry service runs right at the back of the train station and takes you across in less than 3 minutes (24/7).The EYE building was designed by Delugan & Meissl Associated architects from Austria and is freely accessible. It holds 4 screening rooms that showcase a wide variety of films, from historical classics to the latest arthouse premieres. There is a 1200m2 exhibtion space with 4 changing exhibtions every year.There is a large terrace with a spectaculair view over Amsterdam. The bar and restaurant are open 7 days a week from 10.00pm to 01.00am.
Reviewed March 11, 2014

Do check on what the theme is on during your visit. As when we visited the historical documentaries on the Indonasia- Netherland connect were playing in various foreign languages. Place is a visual delight, with a large cafe sit-out.

Thank monsezyes
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Reviewed March 9, 2014

I liked the building and I think it's a fine place to be but you only can pay with creditcard in the shop and for the film , we didn't knew that so coudn't do anything there.

Thank Delphine M
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Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful space inside and out. Really enjoyed the Quay Brothers exhibition as well as the snacks and drinks in the hip modern cafe.

Thank impa1er
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Reviewed February 20, 2014

Spotted this place as it was featured in our hotel room magazine.
Wow, it was one of the highlights of our visit. My 11 year old grand daughter learned the meaning of PERSPECTIVE.
The design of the building plays with your head. It is stunning.
There was an impressive dinner menu, but we had a selection of delicious snacks, whilst enjoying the lights of Amsterdam reflected in the huge canal behind the station.
Use the free ferry boat with the locals and dogs and bicycles.

1  Thank kathy b
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Reviewed January 19, 2014

Worth checking out if you're a film buff.

The restaurant is not bad either. Try to sit on the terrace if you can snag a spot on a sunny day. Great views.

Check out this sit for the latest agenda in English:

http://www.eyefilm.nl/en/whats-on/calendar/calendar

Thank Wanderfool44
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