Medieval Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot

Amsterdam Tourist Ferry season 2023 has started! You can book your tickets now. 

From April to the 29th of October during the weekends one of our historic boats will sail from Amsterdam IJburg to the medival Castle Muiderslot, departure time 10:45am. From the 4th of May up to the 1st of September, the ferry will also depart every Thursday and Friday.

The ferry ride from Amsterdam IJburg to the castle Muiderslot takes about 45 minutes, you’ll get to spend about 2,5 hours at the castle until we pick you up again and sail back. You will be back at the marina  around 3:15pm. 

Visit the most beautiful and best kept medieval castle in The Netherlands to experience castle life 700 years ago. The castle hosts a huge collection illustrating its history. There are free audio guided tours, kids activities and of course the lovely gardens.

Visiting or staying in Almere? There’s a departure every Saturday from Almere Marina Muiderzand at 13:15pm.

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History Muiderslot Castle Amsterdam Tourist Ferry

The castle was built around 1285 by Count Floris V, an ally of the French Court and later of the British King Edward. In the 17th century the Amsterdam aristocracy found their way to the castle.


Activities Muiderslot Amsterdam Tourist Ferry

Discover the castle’s historic chambers, inner court yard, herb and vegetable gardens. Or plan your visit during seasonal festivities and events!


Boot naar Muiderslot groep in Ridderzaal

Are you planning a visit to the castle with a group or school? Read more about the possibilities and terms. Contact us for more information and custom made programs!

Kids Party

Boat to Muiderslot Kids Party

Celebrate your birthday in a real knight’s castle. The party starts on board with cake and lemonade! Unwrap your presents during the journey and go for a fun quest at the castle!


Due to Covid measures it is compulsory to make a reservation. Buy your tickets here: