Bols Cocktail Experiences

Enjoy the best cocktails and experience the creation of spirits and cocktails at Bols, world's first cocktail brand. Let us welcome you to our House of Bols, where you will be immersed in the delicious world of cocktails. From a full senses tour through our museum to a Cocktail Workshop where you be the bartender for a day. Come and check it out!

House of Bols

Enter the House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience and see, feel, taste, and smell which secrets hide behind the best cocktails. Welcome to the only cocktail experience in the world!

Cocktail workshops

Enjoy the creation of cocktails during a (online) Cocktail Workshop. Learn how to make the best cocktails and become a home bartender. And you will find out all the tips & tricks to impress your guests.


Experience the House of Bols with your group up to 120 persons. Our bartenders will make you the best cocktails and serve you delicious bites. Your event will be fully tailor-made!

Combination deals

We have created several unique combinations with local partners with special discounts. Pick yours and enjoy the best flavours of Amsterdam.

Tasting sessions

Discover the secrets behind the traditions, history, and production process of the delicious Dutch grain spirit Genever.

Cocktail catering

We offer high-quality cocktail catering for any event at the location of your choice. Curated by our highly skilled, Bols bartenders, who will let your guests enjoy delicious Bols cocktails while bringing flair to your event.

Amsterdam’s award winning House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience

Discover the flavour of Amsterdam. House of Bols takes its visitors on a spectacular multi-sensory and unique journey through the ‘World of Cocktails’. In the ‘Art of Flavour’, ‘Hall of Taste’, Extraction Room’ and ‘Genever Room’ all senses will be stimulated, and visitors discover the secrets of all 42 Bols liqueurs and Bols Genevers. As the winner of the Dutch Design Award for Best Exhibition & Experience, House of Bols is proving that heritage and history blend perfectly with innovation and contemporary design.   

A visit to the House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience on the Museum Square in Amsterdam is a unique adventure and an unforgettable interactive experience of the glamorous world of cocktails, liqueurs, bartending, and genever.   

Visitors find out all about Lucas Bols, the oldest distilled spirit brand in the world since 1575. The Bols liqueurs and genevers are mixed into tasteful cocktails at the end of the tour.  

To make a visit even more attractive, a free interactive audio Guide in English, Dutch, French, German, Spanish is provided. The tour ends in the revolutionary Mirror Bar, where bartenders shake Bols cocktails, based on your own flavour preferences. Those who wish to learn the art of flair bartending (think Tom Cruise in ‘Cocktail’) can do so in the magical Flair Booth. The big Do It Yourself Bar invites you to create your own cocktail guided by one of our bartenders.  

• The tour is including a cocktail of your choice. 

• Duration 1 hour.

• Minimum age for visiting House of Bols is 18 years