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Best Markets in The Netherlands

In the big cities you will find the traditional outside markets which are held once or twice a week. At these markets you can find a wide variety of different products. Fresh products such as meat, fish, vegetables and cheese are offered here. Besides the amazing food there are also good deals to find on clothing, electrical equipment, fabrics and fashion accessories. Walking between these small stands of different products together with all the locals is an unforgettable experience. Meet up with a local and let them guide you through these markets.

Besides these traditional markets there are also some local markets throughout the country such as the Feel Good Market in Eindhoven or the Food Hall in Rotterdam. All the different markets will be highlighted below.

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Great Markets in The Netherlands

  • The Markthal in Rotterdam is a new indoor market filled with fresh food products.
  • The Feel Good Market is popular in Eindhoven for its creative and biological products.
  • A famous local market in Rotterdam is the Swan market. This market is all about lifestyle, give it a try!
  • A traditional market which is very popular with the locals and held on specific dates are  Flea Markets with a wide variety of second hand and vintage items on display.
  • The Albert Cuyp Market Amsterdam has developed in one of the most multicultural sights of Amsterdam.
  • The weekly Sunday Market  in Amsterdam is all about art, fashion and design.
  • There are still some markets in the Netherlands which sell old music records. The Wijde Kerkstraat Street Market in Rotterdam is one of them.
  • Every Saturday the Biological market takes place on the Wilhelminaplein in Eindhoven. Here you will find a wide offer of biological food products. All products are locally grown

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Top Markets in The Netherlands

  • A real local gem is the Feel Good Market in Eindhoven. It is a very lively market held on the Strijp S complex. The market is full of design, fashion, vintage, jewelry and biological food. The unique part is that the products that are being sold are mostly made by the locals who are there selling them. So it is really a place where locals meet locals but tourists are of course more than welcome.
  • The Flea Markets are really a Dutch tradition and it is also a favorite activity of many Dutch locals to wonder around on these flea markets. You can look at it as huge organized garage sales. Young and old sell all of their old stuff to make some money out of it and have some fun with it. Try strolling around on these markets, have some fun, have a drink and maybe find that old record you have been looking for for years.
  • The most popular and largest street market in the Netherlands is located in the Netherlands and is called the Albert Cuyp market. Because of its typical Amsterdam feel, multicultural sights and laidback atmosphere this markets really became a popular place for locals. The market is open from Monday till Saturday between 9:00 and 17:00.