NEMO Science museum is an exciting destination for curious children and families, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Inspire the next generation of scientists to question the world around them, discover new technology and explore life itself, through hundreds of activities and experiments. The fifth most popular museum in the Netherlands rises from the water across the harbour from Central Station, in a striking turquoise building, welcoming over 600,000 visitors a year. Discover how to create a rainbow, generate energy for our homes, or map your mind – across five floors of fun interactive exhibits bringing basic scientific principles and important modern developments to life.
The exhibits include Sensational Science, The Machine, Water World, World of Shapes, Chain Reaction, and Humania, while out on the roof of the museum you will find the garden exhibition, Energetica, where you can play on dynamic sculptures which generate renewable energy. This area is free for the public, as is entry to the rooftop restaurant and terrace, with stunning views across the whole city. You can even walk down the open air staircase, right from the roof to the water’s edge and the city beyond. Who knows where your discoveries might take you! and Energetica.