Take a break from sightseeing and visit the largest library in The Netherlands, the Centrale Bibliotheek. Browse28,000 m2 (301,389 ft2) filled with books, multimedia, games and DVDs. Don't worry – you should find a seat; the library offers over 1000. You can also catch a spectacular view of the city from the terrace. The library is open daily from 10:00 to 22:00. Guided tours are available.
-Jessica E. Lipowski, Amsterdam Local Expert