The Melkweg is a very popular attraction in Amsterdam whose name means “Milky Way”. The Melkweg is located in downtown Amsterdam, near the Leidseplein and several youth hostels.
The Melkweg is an old brick warehouse which has been converted into a cultural center which not only features many rock and pop concerts but also photo exhibits, film screenings, dance performances, and all kinds of cultural activities. Big names as well as local groups perform here, making it popular attraction for youth. You can ask the receptionist at your youth hostel which bands will be playing.
Adress : Lijnbaansgracht 234a, 1017 PH Amsterdam
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