Cocktail & Genever Experience

The House of Bols is a unique interactive cocktail and Genever experience. 
During a self-guided tour you will discover what it takes to make a great cocktail and learn more about the history & heritage of Genever. 
We are located in the heart of the Museum district in Amsterdam (right across van Gogh museum).

Online tickets include one FREE cocktail and the audio tour.

What's there to discover?

Visualize, experience, taste, feel and hear. The tour will get you to different areas with each it's own experience.
In all the different areas flavours are brought to live. Below a sneak peak. Visit The House of Bols and discover the art of flavour.

Hall of taste

A great cocktail stimulates all your senses. Find your favorite flavour in the hall of taste, and discover the effects of aroma, spices and colour.

Distillery Room

In the distillery room you will join the Lucas Bols Master Distiller and learn all about the extraction and distillation of flavour. 

Genever Room

Travel back in time and explore the history, evolution and taste of the authentic 
Dutch Spirit Genever, the grandfather of gin.

Shake your own cocktail

Now it's your turn... 
Shake your own delicious cocktails and enjoy the flavour!

The art of flavour

A journey in which flavours are brought to live by aromas, images, sound and film. 
Visit the House of Bols and experience flavour with all your senses.

Mirror Bar

In the mirror bar professional bartenders will shake you a delicious Bols cocktail. 
Select your cocktail based on the flavours you like. 

Each ticket includes one free cocktail.